Bengaluru, Feb 25: Defending champions India will take on former champions West Indies in their fourth World Cup tie at the WACA ground in Perth on March 6. It will be a crucial clash as both teams will look to win it to finish among the top two positions in Pool B to avoid either of the two hosts, Australia and New Zealand, in the quarter finals.
India and the West Indies have met seven times in the 40-year history of the World Cup with India winning four of them. Here is the list of the top 12 individual scores in India versus West Indies matches at the World Cup. The list features seven Indians and five Caribbeans.
Vivian Richards (WI) 119 off 146 balls at Kennington Oval in 1983
Yuvaraj Singh (India) 113 off 123 balls at Chennai in 2011
Gordon Greenidge (WI) 106 not out off 173 balls at Edgbaston in 1979
Yashpal Sharma (India) 89 off 133 balls at Old Trafford in 1983
Devon Smith (WI) 81 off 97 balls at Chennai in 2011
Mahinder Amarnath (India) 80 off 139 balls at Kennington Oval in 1983
Gundappa Viswanath (India) 75 off 134 balls at Edgbaston in 1979
Sachin Tendulkar (India) 70 off 91 balls at Gwalior in 1996
Mohammad Azharuddin (India) 61 off 84 balls at Wellington in 1992
Virat Kohli (India) 59 off 76 balls at Chennai in 2011
Keith Arthurton (WI) 58 not out off 99 balls at Wellington in 1992
Jason Holder (WI) 57 off 64 balls at Perth in 2015