Twenty20 (T20) cricket, frequently hailed as the most rapid and electrifying version of the game, has been witness to astounding moments of intense competition ever since its introduction. The relentless pace and excitement of this format have paved the way for the establishment of various records and among the most coveted is the title of the highest team score in a T20 match. In this article, we will delve into the exhilarating realm of T20 cricket, charting the path of teams as they endeavor to achieve the zenith of scoring in this dynamic format.
Nepal’s Astonishing 314/3 in the 2023 Asian Games
In a spectacular display of power-hitting, Nepal etched their name in the record books by scoring an astonishing 314/3 against Mongolia in the 2023 Asian Games. This monumental total was just about the runs; it also witnessed some extraordinary individual feats. Kushal Malla blazed his way to the fastest century in T20 Internationals during this innings. Meanwhile, Dipendra Singh Airee did not lag behind, as he struck the quickest fifty in T20 internationals. Nepal’s mammoth 300-plus total not only set a new benchmark but also paved the way for a colossal 273-run victory over Mongolia.
Highest Scores in T20
Here is the complete list of highest scores in T20 cricket:
|Czech Republic||Turkey||278/4||Ilfov Country||August 2019|
|Australia||Sri Lanka||263/3||Pallekele||September 2016|
|North West||Limpopo||262/4||Paarl||September 2018|
|Multan Sultans||Quetta Gladiators||262/3||Rawalpindi||March 2023|
|Warwickshire Bears||Notts||261/2||Nottingham||June 2022|
|Sri Lanka||Kenya||260/6||Johannesburg||September 2007|
|India||Sri Lanka||260/5||Indore||December 2017|