Young team India lead by MS Dhoni finished their world cup campaign after defeating against top ranked Australia by 95 runs at SCG. It was highest margin victory by runs in semifinal. Though team India could not make into final there are some positive figures which they can brought from that largest tour. Indian bowlers performed their best while batsman did what they were for except semifinal game. Here are some top performer for team India in this world cup.

Top run scorers

Sr NoPlayerInningsRunsH.S.
1S Dhawan8412137
2R Sharma8330137
3V Kohli8305107
4S Raina6284110*
5MS Dhoni623785*

 

Top wicket takers

Sr NoPlayerInningsWicketsAverage
1U Yadav81817.83
2M Shami71717.29
3R Ashwin81325.38
4M Sharma81324.15
5R Jadeja8939.66

 

STATS:

  • Defend their winning streak against Pakistan in world cup history. This streak is now 6-0
  • For the first time India defeated South Africa in world cup history in fourth meeting
  • Indian bowlers performed their best by taking all oppositions wickets 7 times in a row
  • Team India won 7 world cup games in a row which is history in any world cup
  • Skipper MS Dhoni won 11 consecutive games for his team in world cup history and became second player after Ricky Ponting (24)