Top 5 Highest Team Score in IPL History

Every team tries to win the match. One way to achieve this is to put an enormous total on the board that takes the opposition out of the game. There have been many matches in the IPL where the team has gone on to score huge runs that have decided the game before the match is completed.

If you put up the huge total on board then it puts huge pressure on the opposition team as they have to chase that total and most of the time they fail to do so. But there have been matches where the opposition has gone on to chase the total. Here are the top 5 highest team score in IPL history.

 

5. Royal Challengers Bangalore (235/1)

RCB is again at no 5 positions in the list. There is no surprise in this as this team has the players that every bowler would not want to bowl. In this match, they scored 235/1 against Mumbai Indians. They almost made the mockery of Mumbai Indian bowling attack as they just lost one wicket in the entire inning.

4. Chennai Super Kings (240/5)

The fourth position is also occupied by CSK. They have one of the most successful team in the IPL having won the tournament twice. They had the magical captain and their core team was same as the Indian team. The team was led by none other than MS Dhoni. It has the likes of Raina, du Plessis, Jadeja in their line up. CSK scored 240/5 aginst KXIP in 2008 edition of the IPL.

3. Chennai Super Kings (246/5)

CSK is one of the most successful team in the IPL having won the tournament twice. They had the magical captain and their core team was same as the Indian team. The team was led by none other than MS Dhoni. It has the likes of Raina, du Plessis, Jadeja in their line up. CSK scored 246/5 against Rajasthan Royal in 2010. But unfortunately both the team will not be featuring in this edition of IPL.

2. Royal Challengers Bangalore (248/3)

When you are talking about scoring huge runs the second position is also occupied by one of the most destructive batting lineups in the IPL. RCB has the likes of Gayle, Kohli, De Villiers, Watson. These four players are few of the best t20 players in the world. In this match, RCB scored 248/3 against Gujrat Lions. This match was dominated by AB de Villiers as he smashed the Gujrat bowlers to all parts of the ground.

1. Royal Challengers Bangalore (263/5)

When you are talking about scoring huge runs the top position must go to one of the most destructive batting lineups in the IPL. RCB has the likes of Gayle, Kohli, De Villiers, Watson. These four players are few of the best t20 players in the world. In this match, RCB scored 263/5 aginst Pune Warriors. This was the same match where Gayle unleashed and made the mockery of Pune bowling attack. He scored 175 in this match.

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