The IPL Records has featured several action-packed, dramatic matches. Teams put their best effort forward to get favorable results. There have been many occasions where a single player single-handedly contributes a crucial inning with the bat or the ball to help the team win the game. While the shortest format is thought of as the hitters’ game, there have been players in the top-tier league who have made a significant contribution to a match by getting the boundaries and so setting particular records. In this article, we examine which IPL teams have scored the most fours in an innings.
Punjab Kings vs. Lucknow Super Giants: 27 fours
Lucknow Super Giants recorded the highest season total in the 16th IPL, scoring 257 runs against Punjab Kings. Kyle Mayers, Ayush Badoni, Marcus Stoinis, and Nicholas Pooran all scored runs in the middle of the order, scoring 54, 43, 72, and 45 runs, respectively. It’s impressive that Marcus Stoinis and Mayers both scored seven boundaries in their respective innings, while Marcus Pooran and Marcus Pooran combined for 27 total boundaries. With this, LSG achieved the third-highest number of fours in an IPL inning.
Sunrisers Hyderabad at Mumbai Indians: 30 fours
Hyderabad, Telangana, India is home to the professional cricket side Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH). They take part in the prominent Twenty20 cricket league known as the Indian Premier League (IPL). The team was established in 2012 after the IPL governing council shut down the Deccan Chargers’ franchise in Hyderabad.
Sunrisers Hyderabad has a history of success in the IPL and has consistently been a competitive squad. They defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore in the IPL final to win the title in 2016. The group is renowned for its potent bowling assault and has included notable athletes like Kane Williamson, David Warner, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, and Rashid Khan.
At Hyderabad’s Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, the squad plays its home games. Sunrisers Hyderabad has developed a devoted following throughout time and has remained a crucial component of the IPL.
Mumbai Indians crushed Hyderabad in 2021 with a mammoth first-innings score of 235 runs. Notably, Suryakumar Yadav scored 82 runs off 40 balls with 13 fours and 3 sixes, while Ishan Kishan scored 84 runs with as many as 11 boundaries and four maximums. Mumbai struck 30 fours in total, which is the second-highest total by a side in an IPL game, and won by 42 runs.
A professional cricket team called the Mumbai Indians (MI) is based in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. They are one of the most successful teams in the renowned Twenty20 cricket league in India, the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Mumbai Indians, a 2008 startup, is owned by Reliance Industries, the largest conglomerate in India. Indian cricket legend Rohit Sharma leads the team as captain. The team has had outstanding success in the IPL under Sharma’s direction and Mahela Jayawardene’s coaching.
A record-breaking five times, in 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019, and 2020, Mumbai Indians have won the IPL championship. They have a solid roster of players, and they consistently perform well in competition. Lasith Malinga, Kieron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, and Jasprit Bumrah are just a few famous athletes who have played for the Mumbai Indians.
The Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, where the club plays its home matches, has seen a lot of exciting games and IPL-defining events. Mumbai Indians are a popular team with a sizable fan base and are regarded as one of the most successful and dominant squads in league history.
Gujarat Lions vs. Delhi Daredevils: 31 fours
In the 2016 and 2017 seasons of the Indian Premier League (IPL), the franchise cricket side Gujarat Lions (GL) competed. Rajkot, Gujarat, India served as the team’s home base. It was a replacement team for the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR), who were suspended for two years owing to a corruption scandal, although it was a short-lived one.
Gujarat Lions had a respectable first season under Suresh Raina’s leadership, placing third in the league stage and making the playoffs. They were, however, defeated by the eventual winners, Sunrisers Hyderabad, in Qualifier 1.
In the IPL, Delhi Daredevils (Delhi Capitals) have had a mixed record. Despite having quality players and strong squads, they have frequently had difficulty giving their best effort constantly. The team has, however, significantly improved in recent years under the leadership of Shreyas Iyer and the direction of coach Ricky Ponting.
The Delhi Capitals made their first-ever appearance in the IPL final in the 2020 season, but they were defeated by the Mumbai Indians. In recent seasons, they have consistently been among the best teams on the league stage.