Top 10 highest successful chases in World cup history

Top 10 highest successful chases in World cup history

Top 10 highest successful chases in World cup history: There is nothing more exciting than to see a team chase down a big total in a tightly fought match. The balance of match shifts on every delivery and such kind of matches leave their mark in a tournament like World cup.

Here are the top 10 highest chases in World cup history:

10. Australia 289/4 vs New Zealand Chennai 1996

MArk Waugh hit his 3rd century in the 1996 World cup in this match. (Photo Source: Getty Images)
Mark Waugh hit his 3rd century in the 1996 World cup in this match. (Photo Source: Getty Images)

Australia met New Zealand in the 4th quarterfinal of the 1996 World cup. New Zealand batted first and scored an imposing 286 thanks to 130 from Chris Harris and 89 from Captain Lee Germon.

Australian reply was built around the century from Mark Waugh whose 110 was his 3rd century in the 1996 World cup, a record. Australia reached the winning total with help of Steve Waugh (59) and Stuart Law (42).

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