18 March 2015
CWC 15 Pool Stages – Team Stats
Which team scored the most runs? What was the highest winning margin? Here's a comprehensive look at the numbers from the pool stages of the World Cup
Australia posted the highest total - 417 for 6 in 50 overs - against Afghanistan.
260 leg byes
There have been:
18 captains chose to bat
23 captains chose to bowl
21 matches have been won batting first
20 matches have been won batting second
South Africa have scored the most runs – 1878
Afghanistan scored the fewest – 1044
Sri Lanka scored the most centuries – 8
Afghanistan was the only country not to have a centurion
The overall run-rate has been 5.63 runs per over
Here are how the batsmen have been dismissed:
Left-handers have had a slight edge:
Here are how the different bowlers have done:
Here is how batsmen have done in the different positions:
Here are how the teams have done in the powerplays
400 was passed on three occasions:
|408-5||50||South Africa||West Indies||Sydney||27-Feb-15|
And 300 was passed on another 22 occasions.
No team was dismissed for less than three figures, the lowest total being UAE’s 102 all out against India at Perth.
Eight matches saw at least 600 runs scored:
The Australia v Sri Lanka match had seven individual fifties, the most in the competition so far.
Scotland twice had five batsmen dismissed for ducks – against Australia at Hobart and against New Zealand at Dunedin.
12 different fielders took catches in the Ireland v Zimbabwe match at Hobart – the most in the competition so far.
Three matches were decided by more than 200 runs:
|Australia||417-6 (50)||Afghanistan||142 (37.3)||Perth||Australia won by 275 runs|
|South Africa||408-5 (50)||West Indies||151 (33.1)||Sydney||South Africa won by 257 runs|
|South Africa||411-4 (50)||Ireland||210 (45)||Canberra||South Africa won by 201 runs|
There have been no ten wicket victories so far, but India beat UAE and Sri Lanka beat England by 9 wickets each.
The Bangladesh side who played New Zealand had an average age of just 24 years 360 days, the youngest in the tournament so far.
The UAE side who faced South Africa at Wellington had an average age of 33 years 199 days, the oldest so far.
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