Prudential World Cup, 1979 / Records

Highest averages
Player Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 0 4s 6s
IVA Richards (WI) 4 4 2 217 138* 108.50 293 74.06 1 0 0 13+ 4+
GM Turner (NZ) 4 4 2 176 83* 88.00 314 56.05 0 1 0 12+ 0+
CG Greenidge (WI) 4 4 1 253 106* 84.33 406 62.31 1 2 0 17 3
GP Howarth (NZ) 2 2 1 70 63* 70.00 87 80.45 0 1 0 9 1
CH Lloyd (WI) 4 3 1 123 73* 61.50 151 81.45 0 1 0 9 0
APB Tennekoon (SL) 1 1 0 59 59 59.00 96 61.45 0 1 0 6 0
BA Edgar (NZ) 3 3 1 113 84* 56.50 228 49.56 0 1 0 9+ 0+
GA Gooch (Eng) 5 5 1 210 71 52.50 329 63.82 0 2 0 18 4
AMJ Hilditch (Aus) 3 3 0 143 72 47.66 267 53.55 0 1 0 9 0
CL King (WI) 4 3 0 132 86 44.00 109 121.10 0 1 0 13+ 3+
Asif Iqbal (Pak) 4 3 0 129 61 43.00 181 71.27 0 2 0 13 0
Imran Khan (Pak) 4 3 2 42 21* 42.00 95 44.21 0 0 0 2 0
JG Wright (NZ) 4 4 0 166 69 41.50 332 50.00 0 1 0 16+ 0+
SRD Wettimuny (SL) 2 2 0 83 67 41.50 140 59.28 0 1 0 9 0
LRD Mendis (SL) 2 2 0 78 64 39.00 84 92.85 0 1 0 3 3
Majid Khan (Pak) 4 4 0 150 81 37.50 247 60.72 0 2 0 15 1
RL Dias (SL) 2 2 0 75 50 37.50 134 55.97 0 1 0 4 0
Zaheer Abbas (Pak) 4 4 0 148 93 37.00 224 66.07 0 1 0 13 2
DL Haynes (WI) 4 4 0 144 65 36.00 261 55.17 0 1 0 9+ 1+
GR Viswanath (India) 3 3 0 106 75 35.33 206 51.45 0 1 0 7 0
Sadiq Mohammad (Pak) 4 4 1 104 57* 34.66 229 45.41 0 1 0 10 0
JM Brearley (Eng) 5 5 0 161 64 32.20 404 39.85 0 2 2 12 0
GN Yallop (Aus) 3 3 1 60 37 30.00 104 57.69 0 0 0 3 0
SM Gavaskar (India) 3 3 0 89 55 29.66 205 43.41 0 1 0 8 0
RJ Hadlee (NZ) 4 2 0 57 42 28.50 80 71.25 0 0 0 4 0
RGD Willis (Eng) 4 2 1 25 24 25.00 39 64.10 0 0 0 3 0
GR Sealy (Can) 3 3 0 73 45 24.33 149 48.99 0 0 0 9 0
KJ Hughes (Aus) 3 3 1 48 27* 24.00 90 53.33 0 0 0 5 0
SP Pasqual (SL) 2 2 1 24 23* 24.00 28 85.71 0 0 0 1 0
JV Coney (NZ) 4 2 0 47 36 23.50 93 50.53 0 0 0 3 0
G Boycott (Eng) 5 5 1 92 57 23.00 214 42.99 0 1 0 5 0
Haroon Rasheed (Pak) 4 4 1 69 37* 23.00 135 51.11 0 0 0 4 0
S Venkataraghavan (India) 3 3 2 23 13* 23.00 41 56.09 0 0 0 0 0
MG Burgess (NZ) 4 2 0 45 35 22.50 62 72.58 0 0 0 3 0
IT Botham (Eng) 5 4 1 65 22 21.66 95 68.42 0 0 0 5 1
BP Patel (India) 3 3 0 63 38 21.00 106 59.43 0 0 0 8 0
AR Border (Aus) 3 3 0 59 34 19.66 132 44.69 0 0 1 8 0
Wasim Raja (Pak) 2 2 0 39 21 19.50 37 105.40 0 0 0 6 1
B Warnapura (SL) 2 2 0 38 20 19.00 109 34.86 0 0 0 4 0
AD Gaekwad (India) 3 3 0 54 33 18.00 113 47.78 0 0 0 5 0
AI Kallicharran (WI) 4 3 0 54 39 18.00 99 54.54 0 0 0 2 0
ARM Opatha (SL) 2 1 0 18 18 18.00 27 66.66 0 0 0 2 0
N Kapil Dev (India) 3 3 0 53 25 17.66 55 96.36 0 0 0 6 0
WM Darling (Aus) 3 3 0 51 25 17.00 102 50.00 0 0 0 6 0
DI Gower (Eng) 5 4 1 50 27 16.66 75 66.66 0 0 1 5 0
DW Randall (Eng) 5 5 1 64 42* 16.00 91 70.32 0 0 0 2 1
RW Taylor (Eng) 5 3 1 32 20* 16.00 85 37.64 0 0 1 2 0
FA Dennis (Can) 3 3 0 47 25 15.66 171 27.48 0 0 0 4 0
Javed Miandad (Pak) 4 3 0 46 46 15.33 51 90.19 0 0 2 4 0
DB Vengsarkar (India) 3 3 0 44 36 14.66 66 66.66 0 0 0 4 0
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
England v West Indies at Lord's, Prudential World Cup final, Jun 23, 1979 [ODI # 74]
Pakistan v West Indies at The Oval, Prudential World Cup 2nd semi final, Jun 20, 1979 [ODI # 73]
England v New Zealand at Manchester, Prudential World Cup 1st semi final, Jun 20, 1979 [ODI # 72]

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