IPL 2024: Four All-time Records broken in SRH vs MI Match in Hyderabad

SRH vs MI: Fans just witnessed a record-breaking match at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Mumbai Indians. It was the 8th game of the IPL 2024, and the whole world saw some batting carnage on the field. More than 500 runs were scored in the game.

It was not witnessed earlier in the history of the Indian Premier League. Both teams entered the match with zero points on the table, and SRH earned two crucial points with a 31-run win in the game. This game will certainly be remembered for some incredible records. Here we will talk about four IPL records that were broken in this game.

IPL 2024: Four all-time records broken in the SRH vs MI game in Hyderabad

1. Most runs in a T20 match

SRH posted a total of 273/3 in the first inning, and MI replied with 246/5, so the SRH vs MI Match of the IPL 2024 saw a total of 523 runs scored in the game. It was the first time more than 500 runs were scored in an IPL game. Earlier, the record for most runs in a T20 game was registered between South Africa and the West Indies, when the Proteas chased down 259 runs and scored a total of 517 runs in that game.

2. Most Sixes in an IPL Match

The SRH vs MI match saw both teams dealing mainly with boundaries. But this was one of the rare games where the sixes were hit more than the fours. SRH hit 18 sixes and 19 fours, while MI hit 20 sixes and 12 fours. A total of 38 sixes were hit in the game, and now it has seen the most sixes in an IPL game, surpassing the previous best of 33 sixes in the RCB vs. CSK game in 2018.

3. Highest IPL total

The previous record for the highest IPL total was held by RCB when they scored 263/5 against Pune Warriors India in 2013, when Chris Gayle smashed 175 not out. But now, SRH has gone past that record and registered the new highest IPL total of 277/3. This is also the fourth-highest T20 total overall.

4. Four Batters scored a fifty in less than 25 balls

Both opponents scoring 250 or more in the same match is very rare. That also needs some brilliant batting displays. This match also had it. Three SRH and one MI batter scored fifty in this game, and all four scored in less than 24 balls. Abhishek Sharma (16 balls), Travis Head (18 balls), Heinrich Klaasen (23 balls), and Tilak Varma (24 balls) made fifties. This is the first time in a T20 game that four batters scored fifty in less than 25 balls each.

What is the highest total in the IPL?

SRH scored a total of 277/3 against Mumbai Indians in IPL 2024 in Hyderabad which is the highest IPL totals.

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