Every team in the IPL wants to win a match by a big margin. This is because the win not only gives you the necessary three points but also increases the confidence in the team. The team suddenly starts feeling confident and full of energy if they win by a big margin. Sometimes these wins are necessary for any team to this win could bring their season on track and create a positive atmosphere in the dressing room, the team suddenly start performing and winning the next matches. This also motivates the opposition and they suffer the humiliating loss.
There have been many matches in the IPL where one team has completely dominated over other and has beaten their opponents by a huge margin. So, take a look at the Top 5 largest victories by runs.
Kings XI Punjab (KXIP): 111 Runs
The team from Punjab comes at no 5 in the list. This team has beaten RCB by a margin of 111 runs. This match took place on 17 May 2011 in Dharamshala. This was an excellent batting display by the KXIP guys as they put up 233 runs on the board while batting first.
4. Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB): 130 Runs
People must be fed of hearing the name of this team. This team takes 3 positions on the top 5. This is the massive achievement from this team and there is absolutely no surprise in this as they have one of the best batting lineups in the IPL. They managed to win by 130 runs against Pune Warriors in a match on 23 April 2013 in Bengaluru.
3. Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB): 138 Runs
This team is again at no 3 positions in the list. There should not be any surprise that this team comes twice in the top 3 position as this team is composed of the batsman like Virat Kohli, Chris Gayle, Ab de Villiers, Shane Watson. They managed to win by 138 runs against KXIP. This match took place on 6 May 2015 in Bengaluru.
2. Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR): 140 Runs
The second position is held by the KKR team. They won the match against RCB by 140 runs. They managed to put 223 runs on the board which was enough to create the pressure on the team with excellent batting lineup. This match took place on 18 April 2008 in Bengaluru.
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB): 144 Runs
The number one position is occupied by the team from Bangalore. There should not be any surprise in this as they have the excellent batsman in the lineup which can destroy any bowling attack. They have scored many large totals and have knocked the opponent from the match before their inning. They won the match against Gujrat Lions by 144 runs. In this match, RCB managed to put a massive total of 249 on the board. This match took place on 14 May 2016 in Bengaluru.