In 2011 across all groups there were 241 tries scored.
262 tries were scored in the 2011 Rugby World Cup.
Jonah Lomu and Bryan Habana both have 8 tries in A Rugby World Cup. According to me Jonah Lomu is the best rugby player of all time. I believe that 8 tries was his own.
Jonah Lomu - 15 tries over the '95 and '99 tournaments
He is a former New Zealand rugby player. He scored 6 tries in a game against Japan in the 1995 Rugby World Cup which is the world record for the most tries by an individual in an international rugby match.
Keith Woods. Holds the world record for most tries scored by a hooker. First IRB player of the year.
Jonah Lomu scored 37 tries in Test matches for the All Blacks. A further 26 tries in Super rugby, 18 in provincial rugby in New Zealand and 1 for Cardiff in Wales. He also played for 3 games for Marseille in France but did not score.
aaron turner scored 700
You are talking about the 1991 world cup. 2nd match was italy USA. The scorers of tries were Italy: Barba, Francescato, Vaccari, Gaetaniello, and USA: Swords