Top 5 Lowest Totals in IPL History: The Indian Premier League is based on T20 format. T20 is always for batsmen because they can start to hit the balls from the very first ball. Batsmen always entertain the crowds with their big hitting shots. But, bowlers are not less than batsmen in T20 format. Sometimes, bowlers never allow opponent batsmen to settle. Here we collected the list of Top 5 Lowest Totals in IPL History. Check out:
Royal Challengers Bangalore – 70 vs RR
With having the likes of Virat Kohli, AB De Villiers, Yuvraj Singh, they got all-out for just 70 runs. In the match against Rajasthan Royal in 2014, while top orders failed to score, lower order batsmen Mitchell Starc and Ravi Rampaul were managed to take the total of 70 runs.
Kolkata Knight Riders – 67 vs MI
During the first edition of Indian Premier League, Kolkata got all-out for 67 runs against MI. The bowlers of Mumbai Indians picked up wickets at regular intervals and wiped out the tail by the 16th over. In reply, Sanath Jayasuriya thrashed Kolkata bowlers.
Delhi Daredevils – 67 vs KXIP
With the squad of fully young players were managed to score just 67 runs against Kings XI Punjab. Kings XI Punjab bowler Sandeep Sharma never allowed them to settle as he picked up 4 wickets. In reply, Amla and Guptill chased this total in just 8 overs.
Rajasthan Royals – 58 vs RCB
It was a day for the bowlers of Royal Challengers Bangalore at Cape Town. While Praveen Kumar and Jessy Ryder returned with couple of wickets, Anil Kumble picked up 5 wickets. But, Man of the Match awarded to Rahul Dravid for his sensible knock of 66.
Royal Challengers Bangalore – 49 vs KKR
Its surprising to see RCB team at the top in this list. They have best batting line-up with the likes of Chris Gayle, Virat Kohli, AB De Villiers, Kedar Jadhav, Kolkata bundled them for just 49 runs. It is the lowest ever total in the history of IPL.