GT would be ecstatic with their achievement of setting a daunting target of 214 runs in the IPL 2023 Finals against CSK. The significance of such a massive score cannot be overstated, and GT made the most of the opportunity. CSK’s uncharacteristic fielding errors may prove costly in the final outcome.
Early momentum was gained by GT when Chahar dropped an easy catch, allowing Gill to survive. GT capitalized on this chance, scoring 30 runs in the next two overs. Sudharsan emerged as the game-changer with an extraordinary innings, narrowly missing a century but making a significant impact on GT’s total.
Chasing a target of over 200 runs in an IPL final is a monumental task. CSK, known for their ability to chase down big totals, will need their best performance to surpass GT’s imposing total. The IPL playoffs have seen uncapped players shine, and Sudharsan’s innings is a testament to their exceptional performances.
In IPL playoffs, some teams have managed to set colossal totals on the board, showcasing their batting prowess. The highest team totals include GT’s 233/3, PBKS’ 226/6, CSK’s 222/5, GT’s 214/4, and SRH’s 208/7, leaving their opponents with a mountain to climb.
Highest team totals in IPL playoffs
233/3 – GT vs MI, Ahmedabad, 2023 Q2
226/6 – PBKS vs CSK, Mumbai WS, 2014 Q2
222/5 – CSK vs DC, Chennai, 2012 Q2
214/4 – GT vs CSK, Ahmedabad, 2023 Final
208/7 – SRH vs RCB, Bengaluru, 2016 Final