Indian Premier League is one of the World’s best T20 leagues. TATA IPL 2022 is the 15th edition of the league that started in 2008. Since its inaugural season, this tournament has been a perfect platform for producing budding talents. Over the years, we have seen some classical and explosive knocks by the players and the teams in IPL. Here in this article, we will see the highest scores in an innings over the seasons in the history of IPL.
Highest Run In IPL 2008
Chennai Super Kings is one of the favorites right from the beginning of the IPL. They had some aggressive batters from all over the world in their lineup who can destroy any bowling unit at will. CSK marked its presence in the second game of the season when they thrashed the bowling unit of Kings XI Punjab and scored 240 runs with the loss of 5 wickets.
Michael Hussey played a knock of 116 runs in just 54 balls with 8 fours and 9 sixes. Suresh Raina and S. Badrinath also played some crucial knocks in the game. In the second innings, Punjab was only able to make 207 runs with the loss of 4 wickets.
240/5 by Chennai Super Kings is the highest score in the complete season of 2008 IPL.
IPL 2009 Most Runs
In IPL 2009, none of the team was able to cross the 200 mark in an innings. In the 17th match of the season between Mumbai Indians and Kolkata Knight Riders, Mumbai scored 187 runs with the loss of 6 wickets. While chasing down the target, Kolkata bowled out on 95 in just 15.2 overs.
187/6 by Mumbai Indians is the highest score in the complete season of the 2009 IPL.
IPL Top Scorer 2010
In 2010, Chennai Super Kings broke their own record of the highest team score of 240/5 set in 2008.
With the help of breathtaking innings of 127 runs by Murli Vijay, Chennai scored a mammoth total of 246 runs with the loss of 5 wickets against Rajasthan Royals at MA Chidambaram Stadium. In response, Rajasthan didn’t lay off their arms easily. With the help of Naman Ojha and Shane Watson’s innings they reached close to chasing the total but fell short by 22 runs.
246/5 by Chennai Super Kings is the highest score in the complete season of 2010 IPL.
IPL Highest Score Team 2011
With some furious world-class left-hand batters in the team, Kings XI Punjab was one of the best teams in 2011. In a match against Royal Challengers Bangalore at Dharamshala, Kings XI Punjab scored 232 runs with the loss of 2 wickets. Adam Gilchrist scored 106 runs in 55 balls with 8 fours and 9 sixes. Shaun Marsh and Paul Valthaty also played some crucial knocks in the match. While chasing the big total Bangalore bowled out in 17 overs and scored 121 runs.
232/2 by Kings XI Punjab is the highest score in the complete season of the 2011 IPL.
IPL Top Scorer 2012
In the second qualifying match of the season, Chennai Super Kings thrashed Delhi Daredevils. With the help of Murali Vijay’s 113 runs of 58 balls, Chennai scored 222 runs with the loss of 5 wickets. While chasing down the target, Delhi was bowled out on 136 runs in just 16.5 overs.
222/5 by Chennai Super Kings is the highest score in the complete season of 2012 IPL.
Top Scorer In IPL 2013
A match that has its significance in the books of history. A match that saw the highest individual score in IPL history. A match that saw the highest team score in the history of IPL. A match that is known for the Gayle storm. Chris Gayle’s innings of 175 runs with 13 fours and 17 sixes helped Bangalore to score 263 runs with the loss of 5 wickets against Pune Warriors India. Pune, In their reply, was restricted at 133/9.
263/5 by Royal Challengers Bangalore is the highest score in the complete season of 2013 IPL as well as in the history of all seasons.
Top Run Scorer In IPL 2014
Kings XI Punjab always had a fierce batting lineup in IPL. In 2014, in a match against Chennai Super Kings, Punjab scored 231 runs with the loss of 4 wickets at Barabati Stadium, Cuttak. Glenn Maxwell scored 90 runs off just 38 balls with 6 fours and 8 sixes. While Chasing, CSK was restricted at 187/6 in 20 overs.
231/4 by Kings XI Punjab is the highest score in the complete season of the 2014 IPL.
Highest Run Scorer In IPL 2015
Wildly known as Mr. 360, AB de Villiers innings of 133 runs in 59 balls with 19 fours and 4 sixes for Royal Challengers Bangalore helped them score 235 runs with the loss of just 1 wicket. While chasing the score, Mumbai Indians were restricted to 196/7 in 20 overs.
235/1 by Royal Challengers Bangalore is the highest score in the complete season of 2015 IPL.
Highest Run Chase In IPL 2016
Over the years, Royal Challengers Bangalore have included some fiercest batters in their lineup. With the highest team score of 263 runs in 2013, they also set a record for the second-highest team total in IPL history in 2016. RCB scored 248 runs with the loss of 3 wickets against Gujarat Lions. The record-breaking stand of 229 runs between Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers helped Bangalore in scoring the mammoth total. While chasing the total, Gujarat was bowled out at 104 runs in 18.4 overs.
248/3 by Royal Challengers Bangalore is the highest score in the complete season of 2016 IPL.
Most Runs In IPL 2017
With the likes of Martin Guptill, Glenn Maxwell, Shaun Marsh, and Wriddhiman Saha in the team Kings XI Punjab scored 230 runs with the loss of 3 wickets in the 51st match of the season against Mumbai Indians. While chasing down the target, Mumbai Indian fell short of the target just by 7 runs and scored 223/7.
230/3 by Kings XI Punjab is the highest score in the complete season of the 2017 IPL.
IPL Top Run Scorer 2018
Over the years, Kings XI Punjab have some best batters in their lineups. However, they have always lacked in their bowling. In 2018, Kolkata batters thrashed their bowling by scoring 245 runs with the loss of 6 wickets. Sunil Narine scored 75 runs in just 36 balls. Punjab tried to achieve the total but was restricted at 214/8 in 20 overs.
245/6 by Kolkata Knight Riders is the highest score in the complete season of 2018 IPL.
Highest Chase In IPL 2019
In 2019, Kolkata Knight Riders scored 232 runs with the loss of 2 wickets against Mumbai Indians. With the help of Andre Russell’s 80 and Shubman Gill’s 76 runs, KKR reached this mammoth total. While chasing down the target Mumbai Indians were restricted to 198/7 in 20 overs. Even Hardik Pandya’s furious innings of 91 off 34 balls wasn’t enough to save them.
232/2 by Kolkata Knight Riders is the highest score in the complete season of 2019 IPL.
Highest Team Score In IPL 2020
In the 16th match of the season, Delhi Capitals scored 228 runs with the loss of just 4 wickets against Kolkata Knight Riders. Shreyas Iyer scored 88 runs of just 38 deliveries. While chasing down the target, Kolkata Knight Riders were restricted at 210/8 in 20 overs.
228/4 by Delhi Capitals is the highest score in the complete season of 2020 IPL.
Most Runs In IPL 2021
In the 14th season of the Indian Premier League, Mumbai Indians scored 235 runs with the loss of 9 wickets in the 55th match of the season against Kolkata Knight Riders. Ishan Kishan’s 84 runs and Suryakumar Yadav’s innings of 82 runs helped them to reach the total. While chasing, Kolkata was restricted at 193/8 in 20 overs.
235/9 by Mumbai Indians is the highest score in the complete season of IPL 2021.