The Indian Premier League (IPL) never fails to entertain fans by serving electrifying performances and nail-biting finishes. 

The fierce nature of the league has often seen teams wreak havoc with the most destructive batting displays. This has resulted in several games witnessing high-scoring encounters.

On that note, let’s look at the highest aggregate runs scored in an IPL match.

Highest Match Aggregates in IPL

Team 1Team 2Total RunsVenueDate
Sunrisers HyderabadRoyal Challengers Bengaluru549Bengaluru15 Apr 2024
Sunrisers HyderabadMumbai Indians523Hyderabad27 Mar 2024
Chennai Super KingsRajasthan Royals469Chennai3 Apr 2010
Delhi CapitalsSunrisers Hyderabad465Delhi20 Apr 2024
Kings XI PunjabKolkata Knight Riders459Indore12 May 2018
Punjab KingsLucknow Super Giants458Mohali28 Apr 2023
Mumbai IndiansKings XI Punjab453Wankhede11 May 2017
Rajasthan RoyalsKings XI Punjab449Sharjah27 Sep 2020
Kolkata Knight RidersRajasthan Royals447Eden Gardens16 Apr 2024
Kings XI PunjabChennai Super Kings447Mohali19 Apr 2008

Key Insights

549 runs scored by Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) and Royal Challengers Bengaluru (RCB) is the highest match aggregate registered in an IPL match. This run-fest unfolded in the 2024 season in Bengaluru, breaking the past 3-week-old record of 523 runs by SRH and MI.

Out of the 549 runs, 287 were accumulated by SRH, making it the highest team total in the league. The remaining 262 runs scored by RCB is the highest total in a losing cause in the IPL.

The SRH vs RCB and SRH vs MI clashes recorded the most sixes smashed by both teams in a single IPL match. In the first match, SRH batters slammed 22 sixes, while RCB batters sent 16 balls over the ropes. In the second match, SRH batters smacked 18 biggies, while MI batters slammed 20 maximums, totalling 38 sixes in the match.

There are over 18 instances of 430 or more runs aggregated in an IPL match, with 8 involving Punjab Kings (PBKS) or Kings XI Punjab (KXIP).

The second match of the 2008 season between KXIP and CSK witnessed both teams scoring 447 runs combined. This was the first instance of both teams scoring a total of 400+ runs in an IPL match.

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