The Indian Premier League (IPL) is famous for its electrifying T20 cricket contests characterized by explosive batting displays. Since its establishment in 2008, the IPL has maintained a reputation for consistently offering thrilling and high-scoring matches, frequently demanding teams to achieve scores well in excess of 200 runs on specific cricket grounds.
Highest Scores in IPL
In the context of IPL finals, the Gujarat Titans etched their name in history by achieving the highest team score in 2023. Batting first, they notched up a formidable 214/4 on the scoreboard. Remarkably, no IPL team has successfully chased a target of over 200 in the history of the tournament.
|Highest Team Scores in IPL|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore||Pune Warriors||263/5||2013|
|Chennai Super Kings||Rajasthan Royals||246/5||2010|
|Chennai Super Kings||Punjab Kings||240/5||2008|
|Gujarat Titans||Chennai Super Kings||214/4||2023|
|Sunrisers Hyderabad||Royal Challengers Bangalore||208/7||2016|
|Chennai Super Kings||Royal Challengers Bangalore||205/5||2011|
|Mumbai Indians||Chennai Super Kings||202/5||2015|
|Kolkata Knight Riders||Kings XI Punjab||200/7||2014|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore||Sunrisers Hyderabad||200/7||2016|
|Punjab Kings||Kolkata Knight Riders||199/4||2014|
|Kolkata Knight Riders||Chennai Super Kings||192/5||2012|
|Chennai Super Kings||Kolkata Knight Riders||192/3||2021|
|Chennai Super Kings||Kolkata Knight Riders||190/3||2012|
Highest IPL Team Scores Ever
- The highest team total in IPL history was set by the Royal Challengers Bangalore, with a massive 263/5 in a single innings.
- This record-breaking feat occurred during a match where Chris Gayle showcased his prowess by smashing a historic 175-run knock off just 66 balls against the Pune Warriors.
- In 2023, the Lucknow Super Giants came remarkably close to eclipsing RCB’s monumental record, amassing a scintillating 257/5 against the Punjab Kings.
- The third-highest team score in IPL history is also credited to RCB. In a memorable match against the Gujarat Lions in 2016, RCB scored an impressive 248 runs with the loss of only 3 wickets.