Cricket World Cup 2019: A look at Top 5 run scorers

Aussie openers Warner and Finch are at the top of the table of highest run scorers of world cup 2019, so is Australia. Australia is on the top of points table and the first team to qualify for the semis. Here are the top 5 run getters so far in the Cricket World Cup 2019.

Written by June 28, 2019 20:03

New Delhi: In Cricket World Cup 2019 Aussie openers Warner and Finch are at the top of the table of highest run scorers of world cup 2019, so is Australia. Australia is on the top of points table and the first team to qualify for the semis. Virat Kohli enters in the top 10 run getters.

Here are the top 5 run getters so far in the Cricket World Cup 2019.

1. David Warner

David warner is sitting on the top of the table with 500 runs. After coming back from one year ban from international cricket, Warner is proving why world of cricket was missing him so badly. Warner has slammed 2 Centuries and 3 Fifties so far.

David Warner (AUS) | Matches: 7 | Runs: 500| 100s: 2 | 50s: 2 | HS: 166 | Average: 83.33 | Strike Rate: 87.26 

2. Aaron Finch

Aaron Finch is on the 2nd positions with 496 runs, just 4 runs short of David Warner. Leading from the front, the Aussie captain is going after every bowler to score with a very good strike rate of nearly 104.

Aaron Finch (AUS) | Matches: 7 | Runs: 496| 100s: 2 | 50s: 3 | HS: 153 | Average: 70.85 | Strike Rate: 103.98

3. Shakib Al Hasan

Surprisingly, Shakib Al Hasan is in the form of his life and playing with an average of 95 runs per inning, he sits on 3rd position with 476 runs. Shakib has scored 2 centuries and 3 fifties in just 6 matches.

Shakib Al Hasan (BAN)| Matches: 6 | Runs: 476 | 100s: 2 | 50s: 3 | HS: 124* | Average: 95.20 | Strike Rate: 99.16 

4. Joe Root

The english captain is also in good form and proving himself why he has been named some of the best batsman in the cricket world. Root has scored 2 centuries and 3 fifties so far.

Joe Root (ENG)| Matches: 6 | Runs: 432 | 100s: 2 | 50s: 3 | HS: 107 | Average: 84.80 | Strike Rate: 92.77 

5. Kane Williamson

Another captain in the top 5 run getters till now. Till now Kane Williamson have scored 414 runs with a whooping average of 138 runs per inning and have scored  2 centuries and 1 fifty so far.

Kane Williamson (NZ) | Matches: 5 | Runs: 414| 100s: 2 | 50s: 1 | HS: 148 | Average: 138.00| Strike Rate: 77.81