IPL Highest Score, Team Totals & Run Chases Stats

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 Cris Gayle

IPL Highest Score by Batsman

Batsman Runs Balls Opp Season
 West-Indies Chris Gayle (RCB) 175* [b] 66 PWI 2013
 23px-Flag_of_Australia.svg Brendon McCullum (KKR) 158* 73 RCB 2008
 South-AFrica-cricket-flag AB de Villiers (RCB) 133* 59 RCB 2015
 West-Indies Chris Gayle (RCB) 128* 62 DD 2012
India  Murali Vijay (CSK) 127 56 RCB 2010


Most Runs by Batsman

Batsman Inns Runs Span
 India Suresh Raina (CSK) 128 3699 2008–2015
 India Rohit Sharma (DC, MI) 124 3385 2008–2015
West-Indies  Chris Gayle (KKR, RCB) 81 3199 2009–2015
 India Virat Kohli (RCB) 115 3137 2008–2015
 India 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.

Score Team Opponent Season
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.

Score Team Opponent Season
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