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It is a matter of pride for any batsman to score a hundred. This century, when it comes to big tournaments such as World Cup, its happiness doubles. As such, the names of the top five batsmen who have scored the most hundreds in World Cup history:
Source by: Cricketmore
1. Sachin Tendulkar
The record for most centuries in World Cup history is the name of India’s great batsman Sachin Tendulkar. Sachin has scored 6 hundreds in 44 innings of 45 matches of the World Cup. During this period, his best score is 152 runs. Get here live score
2. Kumar Sangakkara:
Former Sri Lankan wicket-keeper batsman Kumar Sangakkara has scored 5 hundreds in 35 innings of 37 World Cup matches. Sangakkara’s best score in the World Cup is 124 runs.
3. Ricky Ponting:
Ricky Ponting, one of the former Australia captain and one of the legendary cricketers of cricket history, has played 46 matches in the World Cup, in which he has 5 centuries in 42 innings. During this Ponting’s best score has been 140 not out.
4. Sourav Ganguly:
India’s left-handed batsman and former captain Sourav Ganguly has scored a total of 4 hundreds in 21 innings of 21 World Cup matches. During this period, Ganguly’s highest score is 183 runs.
5. AB de Villiers
Former South African explosive batsman AB de Villiers has scored 4 centuries in 22 innings of 23 World Cup matches. The best score of this day De Villiers is unbeaten 162 runs.