IPL Records (Photo Credits: PTI)
Mumbai: The Indian Premier League is called the world’s largest T20 league. In the IPL, batsmen only rain fours and sixes. Amazing catches, long sixes, great bowling have been seen in the IPL. If a lot of records have been made in the IPL, a lot of records are also broken. In the IPL, there is such a nexus of talent and performance that you will not find anywhere else. IPL 2021: Five uncapped players who have scored the most runs in the last season of IPL
But in the last 13 seasons of the IPL, there have been many such records which are difficult to break. This year, the IPL starts on April 9. This year it will be interesting to see which new record will be made and which old record will be broken.
A look at such records:
Chris Gayle’s innings of 175 runs
West Indian explosive batsman Chris Gayle scored an unbeaten 175 in 66 balls at the Chinnaswamy Stadium while batting in the 2013 IPL. On seeing Chris Gayle’s innings, the audience was shocked. In this innings, Gayle rained fours and sixes. Gayle broke the record for the fastest 100 in T20 and the highest individual score in T20. It is very difficult to break the record.
37 runs in a single over.
These records are difficult for both batsman and bowler to break. In 2011, Chris Gayle scored 37 runs in a single over against the Kochi Tuskers. On that day there was a thunderstorm in the stadium. The bowler was Prashant Parmeshwaran who plundered 37 in his one over. These are the biggest overs in the history so far.
RCB’s lowest score
In the year 2017, Royal Challengers Bangalore were all out for 49 runs in 9.4 overs in the match against KKR at Eden Gardens, this is the lowest score made by any team in the history of IPL. No team would like to break this record.
Virat Kohli’s record season
Virat Kohli scored 973 runs in the 9th season of IPL and it would not be wrong to say that it was the best season for any batsman in any format and under any circumstances. 16 matches for Royal Challengers Bangalore at an average of 81.08. In which he scored 973 runs, including 4 centuries. This record is also difficult to break. Virat Kohli can break this record on his own.
Chennai Superkings has a great record
Chennai Superkings (CSK) is the most playoff playing team in the history of IPL. CSK has played 9 out of 11 seasons and out of those 9 seasons, CSK has made it to the playoffs every time and they are the only team to do so. Out of 9 playoffs, CSK have made it to the finals 7 times which is the highest by any team and they have also picked 3 trophies. It is difficult to break even this record.