Highest Scores 1979
Pos Player Balls 4s 6s SR Against Venue City Match Date HS
1 Vivian Richards Vivian Richards 157 11 3 87.89 England Lord's 1979-06-23 138*
2 Gordon Greenidge Gordon Greenidge 173 9 1 61.27 India Birmingham 1979-06-09 106*
3 Zaheer Abbas Zaheer Abbas 122 8 1 76.22 West Indies The Oval 1979-06-20 93
4 Collis King Collis King 66 10 3 130.3 England Lord's 1979-06-23 86
5 Bruce Edgar Bruce Edgar 167 8 0 50.29 India Leeds 1979-06-13 84*
6 Glenn Turner Glenn Turner 143 4 0 58.04 Sri Lanka Nottingham 1979-06-09 83*
7 Majid Khan Majid Khan 124 7 0 65.32 West Indies The Oval 1979-06-20 81
8 Gundappa Viswanath Gundappa Viswanath 134 7 0 55.97 West Indies Birmingham 1979-06-09 75
9 Clive Lloyd Clive Lloyd 80 4 0 91.25 New Zealand Nottingham 1979-06-16 73*
10 Gordon Greenidge Gordon Greenidge 107 5 1 68.22 Pakistan The Oval 1979-06-20 73
11 Andrew Hilditch Andrew Hilditch 129 4 0 55.81 Pakistan Nottingham 1979-06-13 72
12 Graham Gooch Graham Gooch 84 1 3 84.52 New Zealand Manchester 1979-06-20 71
13 John Wright John Wright 137 9 0 50.36 England Manchester 1979-06-20 69
14 Sunil Wettimuny Sunil Wettimuny 120 8 0 55.83 India Manchester 1979-06-16 67
15 Gordon Greenidge Gordon Greenidge 95 3 1 68.42 New Zealand Nottingham 1979-06-16 65
16 Desmond Haynes Desmond Haynes 115 4 0 56.52 Pakistan The Oval 1979-06-20 65
17 Duleep Mendis Duleep Mendis 57 1 3 112.28 India Manchester 1979-06-16 64
18 Mike Brearley Mike Brearley 130 7 0 49.23 West Indies Lord's 1979-06-23 64
19 Geoff Howarth Geoff Howarth 75 8 1 84 Sri Lanka Nottingham 1979-06-09 63*
20 Majid Khan Majid Khan 100 7 1 61 Australia Nottingham 1979-06-13 61
21 Asif Iqbal Asif Iqbal 57 7 0 107.01 Australia Nottingham 1979-06-13 61
22 Anura Tennekoon Anura Tennekoon 96 6 0 61.45 New Zealand Nottingham 1979-06-09 59
23 Sadiq Mohammad Sadiq Mohammad 122 4 0 46.72 Canada Leeds 1979-06-09 57*
24 Geoffrey Boycott Geoffrey Boycott 105 3 0 54.28 West Indies Lord's 1979-06-23 57
25 Sunil Gavaskar Sunil Gavaskar 144 5 0 38.19 New Zealand Leeds 1979-06-13 55
26 Graham Gooch Graham Gooch 96 6 0 55.2 Australia Lord's 1979-06-09 53
27 Mike Brearley Mike Brearley 115 3 0 46.08 New Zealand Manchester 1979-06-20 53
28 Asif Iqbal Asif Iqbal 104 5 0 49.03 England Leeds 1979-06-16 51
29 Roy Dias Roy Dias 88 2 0 56.81 India Manchester 1979-06-16 50
30 John Wright John Wright 94 1 0 51.06 India Leeds 1979-06-13 48
31 Desmond Haynes Desmond Haynes 99 2 1 47.47 India Birmingham 1979-06-09 47
32 Andrew Hilditch Andrew Hilditch 108 2 0 43.51 England Lord's 1979-06-09 47
33 Javed Miandad Javed Miandad 46 4 0 100 Australia Nottingham 1979-06-13 46
34 Glenroy Sealy Glenroy Sealy 110 5 0 40.9 Pakistan Leeds 1979-06-09 45
35 Mike Brearley Mike Brearley 147 2 0 29.93 Australia Lord's 1979-06-09 44
36 Glenn Turner Glenn Turner 76 6 0 56.57 India Leeds 1979-06-13 43*
37 Derek Randall Derek Randall 50 1 1 84 New Zealand Manchester 1979-06-20 42*
38 Richard Hadlee Richard Hadlee 48 4 0 87.5 West Indies Nottingham 1979-06-16 42
39 Vivian Richards Vivian Richards 62 1 0 67.74 Pakistan The Oval 1979-06-20 42
40 Alvin Kallicharran Alvin Kallicharran 68 2 0 57.35 New Zealand Nottingham 1979-06-16 39
41 Brijesh Patel Brijesh Patel 60 5 0 63.33 New Zealand Leeds 1979-06-13 38
42 Haroon Rasheed Haroon Rasheed 69 1 0 53.62 Canada Leeds 1979-06-09 37*
43 Graham Yallop Graham Yallop 64 2 0 57.81 Pakistan Nottingham 1979-06-13 37
44 Clive Lloyd Clive Lloyd 38 3 0 97.36 Pakistan The Oval 1979-06-20 37
45 Zaheer Abbas Zaheer Abbas 51 4 1 70.58 Canada Leeds 1979-06-09 36
46 Dilip Vengsarkar Dilip Vengsarkar 57 3 0 63.15 Sri Lanka Manchester 1979-06-16 36
47 Jeremy Coney Jeremy Coney 54 3 0 66.66 West Indies Nottingham 1979-06-16 36
48 Mark Burgess Mark Burgess 49 3 0 71.42 West Indies Nottingham 1979-06-16 35