Sunday, November 18, 2018 12:57:18 PM
Leading batting and bowling figures at the 2015 World Cup on Saturday:
Kumar Sangakkara (SRI) 496
Brendan Taylor (ZIM) 433
AB de Villiers (RSA) 417
Tillakaratne Dilshan (SRI) 395
Mahmudullah (BAN) 344
Sean Williams (ZIM) 339
Shikhar Dhawan (IND) 337
Chris Gayle (WIS) 215
David Warner (AUS) 178
AB de Villiers (RSA) 162 *
Tillakaratne Dilshan (SRI) 161 *
Hashim Amla (RSA) 159
Mitchell Starc (AUS) 16
Mohammed Shami (IND) 15
Trent Boult (NZL) 15
Josh Davey (SCO) 15
Morne Morkel (RSA) 13
Tim Southee (NZL) 13
Daniel Vettori (NZL) 13
Tim Southee (NZL) 7/33
Mitchell Starc (AUS) 6/28
Trent Boult (NZL) 5/27
Mitchell Marsh (AUS) 5/33
Imran Tahir (RSA) 5/45
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