Last Update on: June 3rd, 2021 at 12:30 pm
IPL 2018 was the 11th edition of the Indian Premier League. The tournament saw the return of Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals to IPL after a suspension of two seasons. As a result, Gujarat Lions and Pune Supergiants were terminated from the tournament. The 8 teams that participated in the tournament were Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals, Delhi Daredevils, Kings XI Punjab, Kolkata Knight Riders, Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore, and Sunrisers Hyderabad.
Mumbai Indians were the defending champions of the season. Sunrisers Hyderabad and Chennai Super Kings earned the 1st and 2nd spot respectively in the points table after the group stage with 18 points each. Kolkata Knight Riders and Rajasthan Royals bagged the 3rd and 4th spot respectively in the points table. All these 4 teams are qualified for playoffs.
In the final, Chennai Super Kings defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad by 8 wickets to win the title. A total of 60 matches were played among 8 teams in IPL 2018. 19,901 runs were scored by all 8 teams during the tournament. Here we take a glance at most runs scored by a team in IPL 2018.
Most Runs Scored By A Team In IPL 2018
Kings XI Punjab
Kings XI Punjab scored the least runs in the season with 2210 runs. Ravichandran Ashwin was the captain of the team. With a poor show in the group stage, the team finished on the 7th spot in the points table and did not qualify for playoffs. Out of 14 games, the team won 6 matches and lost 8. KL Rahul was the highest run-getter of the team with 659 runs in 14 innings and was the 3rd highest run-scorer overall.