The Indian Premiere League is a professional Twenty20 League which takes place in India during April to May every year. The Indian Premiere League were founded by the Board of Control of Cricket in India (BCCI). Lalit Modi was the founder and former commissioner of the Indian Premiere League (IPL). IPL is an T20 format which people love to watch that’s why IPL is the most attended Cricket League throughout the world and it ranked 6th among all sports league. The IPL took place in 2008. Bangalore is the team who has the highest score in the IPL.
Indian Premiere League became the first sports league to be broadcast live on YouTube throughout the world. According to Duff & Phelps, in 2017 IPL has the brand value of US $5.3 billion. On 13 September 2007 BCCI announced to launch IPL. Lalit modi was behind the idea of Indian Premiere League and we can say that he played a crucial role in the success of IPL.
In 2017, IPL give many talented players to India. In these 10 years top 5 scores scored by the teams are:-
263 Runs by Royal Challengers Bangalore
On 3 April 2013 there was a match between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Pune Warriors India. Pune Warrior is no longer part of the tournament. In this match Chris Gayle scored highest individual score and Royal Challengers Bangalore scored highest runs throughout the tournament and it is a highest score by a team in 10 years of IPL.
Chris Gayle scored unbeaten 175 runs in just 66 balls with the massive strike rate of 265.15. He scored 13 boundaries and 17 sixes which help Bangalore to reach 263 runs by losing just 5 wickets in that match which is the highest score in IPL.
246 Runs by Chennai Super Kings
Chennai Super Kings was a not a part of last two IPLs due to the 2 years ban by Supreme Court but next year in 2018 Chennai Super Kings make its comeback In Indian Premiere League.
On 3 April 2010, the match between Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals, it was like a dream match for the viewers, every cricket fan wants to see the match like this. In that match 469 runs scored in 40 overs. Murali Vijay is the star of this match, he is the highest run scorer in this match.
In this match Murali Vijay scored 127 runs in just 56 balls with the strike rate of 226.78. In this innings he scored 8 boundaries and 11 sixes which help Chennai Super Kings to reach 246 runs by losing just 5 wickets which issecond highest score in IPL.
240 Runs by Chennai Super Kings
On 19 April 2008, the second match of the very first season of Indian Premiere League. The match is between Chennai Super Kings and Kings XI Punjab. Chennai shows their batting class in the second match of the season. In this match they scored more than 150 runs in last 10 overs with the help of Michael Hussey.
Michael Hussey scored 116 runs in just 54 balls with the strike rate of 214.81. In this innings he scored 8 boundaries and 9 sixes which help Chennai Super Kings to reach 240 runs by losing just 5 wickets which is the third highest score in the IPL.
232 Runs by Kings XI Punjab
On 17 May 2011, the match between Kings XI Punjab and Royal Challengers Bangalore. Adam Gilchrist is the star of this match. He was not in the form, everyone starts questioning his ability but that night Adam gave answer in his style.
Adam Gilchrist scored 106 runs in just 55 balls with the strike rate of 192.72. He scored 8 boundaries and 9 sixes in his innings. which help Kings XI Punjab to reach 232 runs by losing just 2 wickets which is the fourth highest score in the IPL.
231 Runs by Delhi Daredevils
ON 23RD April 2011, the match between Delhi Daredevils and Kings XI Punjab. The opening partnership between Virender Sehwag and David Warner is of 146 runs. The bowlers of Kings XI Punjab were in under pressure. Every bowler has the economy above 10 in that match except Piyush Chawla.
David Warner scored 77 runs in that match in just 48 balls with the strike rate of 160.41. In this innings he scored 7 boundaries and 4 sixes. Virender Sehwag also scored 77 runs in same match in just 35 balls with the strike rate of 220.00. He scored 8 boundaries and 4 sixes which help Delhi Daredevils to reach 231 runs which is the fifth highest score in the IPL.