NEW DELHI: Sunrisers Hyderabad reaffirmed their standing as probably the most formidable batting sides within the Indian Premier League with yet one more record-breaking efficiency towards Delhi Capitals on Saturday.
Led by Travis Head‘s explosive knock of 89 off simply 32 balls, SRH posted a mammoth whole of 266/7 of their 20 overs, securing a commanding 67-run victory over Delhi Capitals.
Electing to bowl first after profitable the toss, Delhi skipper Rishabh Pant watched as SRH’s opening duo of Head and Abhishek Sharma decimated the DC bowlers, amassing a staggering 125 runs with out loss within the powerplay, setting a brand new file for the best powerplay rating in IPL historical past.

Highest powerplay scores within the IPL

  • 125/0 – SRH vs DC, 2024
  • 105/0 – KKR vs RCB, 2017
  • 100/2 – CSK vs PBKS, 2014
  • 90/0 – CSK vs MI, 2015
  • 88/1 – KKR vs DC, 2024

*That is additionally the best powerplay rating in T20 cricket
The onslaught continued all through the innings, with Shahbaz Ahmed’s unbeaten 59 offering a vital contribution as SRH reached the fourth-highest whole in IPL historical past.

Highest totals within the IPL

  • SRH 287/3 vs RCB, IPL 2024
  • SRH 277/3 vs MI, IPL 2024
  • KKR 272/7 vs DC, IPL 2024
  • SRH 266/7 vs DC, IPL 2024
  • RCB 263/5 vs PWI, IPL 2013

This exceptional show of power-hitting additionally noticed SRH equal their very own file for essentially the most sixes in an IPL innings, with 22 maximums clearing the ropes, a feat that they had achieved earlier within the match towards Royal Challengers Bangalore.

Most sixes in an IPL innings

  • 22 – SRH vs RCB, IPL 2024
  • 22 – SRH vs DC, IPL 2024
  • 21 – RCB vs PWI, IPL 2013
  • 20 – RCB vs GL, IPL 2016
  • 20 – DC vs GL, IPL 2017

Most 250+ scores: SRH’s dominance with the bat noticed them equal Surrey’s file for essentially the most 250+ scores in franchise cricket, with three such scores within the ongoing IPL season.
The match additionally witnessed second most boundaries scored in an IPL match, with a complete of 71 boundaries (40 fours and 31 sixes) within the encounter, underscoring the staff’s relentless attacking method.
Most boundaries scored in an IPL match

  • 81 – SRH vs RCB, Bengaluru, 2024 [43 X 4s + 38 X 6s]
  • 71 – DC vs SRH, Delhi, 2024 [40 X 4s + 31 X 6s]
  • 69 – SRH vs MI, Hyderabad, 2024 [31 X 4s + 38 X 6s]
  • 69 – CSK vs RR, Chennai, 2010 [39 X 4s + 30 X 6s]

With these extraordinary performances, Sunrisers Hyderabad proceed to stamp their authority within the IPL, leaving a path of information of their wake and establishing themselves as a drive to be reckoned with within the match.


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