IPL 2016 season is all set take place , so we decided to look some of Indian Premier League statistics like IPL highest score by an individual batsman, IPL highest team score and highest successful run chases by the teams.
It is not an easy task to perform in such a popular T20 league like IPL. IPL is a tournament where every day one new record are created and broken. T20 cricket format is known for batsman but there some amazing stats of bowlers also.
IPL Highest Scores by an Individual Batsman
When we look T20 batsman, the first name came in our mind, Chris Gayle, the big man from Jamaica who love to play with bowlers self-respect and too in IPL. He is world’s most dangerous batsman and he proved it in IPL against Pune Warriors, scoring fastest 100 in IPL off just 30 balls with 17 sixes.
He smashed 175 runs in just balls and it is IPL’s highest score by an individual. And who can forget, Brendon McCullum fabulous inning in the very first match of Indian Premier League, scoring 158 off just 73 balls at M Chinnaswamy stadium in Bangalore and against the home team Royal Challengers. Let’s take a look at top 5 IPL highest score by an individual batsman till now.
IPL Highest Score by Batsman
|Chris Gayle (RCB)||175* [b]||66||PWI||2013|
|Brendon McCullum (KKR)||158*||73||RCB||2008|
|AB de Villiers (RCB)||133*||59||RCB||2015|
|Chris Gayle (RCB)||128*||62||DD||2012|
|Murali Vijay (CSK)||127||56||RCB||2010|
Most Runs by Batsman
|Suresh Raina (CSK)||128||3699||2008–2015|
|Rohit Sharma (DC, MI)||124||3385||2008–2015|
|Chris Gayle (KKR, RCB)||81||3199||2009–2015|
|Virat Kohli (RCB)||115||3137||2008–2015|
|Gautam Gambhir (DD, KKR)||116||3133||2008–2015|
IPL Highest Team Score
263 on the fall of 5 wicket by Royal Challengers Bangalore against Pune Warriors India in 2013 is the IPL’s highest team total till date. In this match, Chris Gayle scored the fastest century of the IPL.
|263/5||Royal Challengers Bangalore||Pune Warriors India||2013|
|246/5||Chennai Super Kings||Rajasthan Royals||2010|
|240/5||Chennai Super Kings||Kings XI Punjab||2008|
|235/1||Royal Challengers Bangalore||Mumbai Indians||2015|
|232/2||Kings XI Punjab||Royal Challengers Bangalore||2011|
IPL Highest Run Chases
The highest run chase of IPL is 216 which was successfully done by Rajasthan Royals against Deccan Chargers team. They chased the total by making 217/7 in the year 2008.
|217/7||Rajasthan Royals||Deccan Chargers||2008|
|211/4||Kings XI Punjab||Sunrisers Hyderabad||2014|
|208/5||Chennai Super Kings||Royal Challengers Bangalore||2012|
|206/4||Kings XI Punjab||Chennai Super Kings||2014|
|204/2||Royal Challengers Bangalore||Kings XI Punjab||2010|
|204/2||Kings XI Punjab||Kolkata Knight Riders||2010|