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Highest Score in T20 World Cup: Sri Lanka’s 260 runs against Kenya is the Highest Score in T20 World Cup to date. England holds the second position with a total score of 230 runs scored against South Africa in the 2016 T20 World Cup tournament.

Highest Score in T20 World Cup

Winning the toss Kenya choose to bowl first where opener Sanath Jayasuriya made an impressive knock of 88 runs off just 44 deliveries while Mahela Jayawardene boosts the team score by adding 65 runs off just 27 deliveries.

Apart from these two impressive knocks, Jehan Mubarak’s unbeaten aggressive knocks of 46 runs from just 13 deliveries boost the Sri Lankan score to 260 runs at the end of 20 overs.

Sri Lanka vs Kenya T20 WC 2007
Sri Lanka vs Kenya T20 WC 2007

In the second innings, Kenya struggles to make a strong partnership to beat Sri Lanka’s mammoth target. The side failed to chase and lose all 10 wickets and wind up their innings while scoring 88 runs.

Highest Score in T20 World Cup List

Sri Lanka once scored a mammoth 260 runs against Kenya which is the highest score by a team in all T20 World Cups.

DateTeamScoreOversRROppositionGround
14 Sep 2007Sri Lanka260/62013v KenyaJohannesburg
18 Mar 2016England230/819.411.69v South AfricaMumbai
18 Mar 2016South Africa229/42011.45v EnglandMumbai
19 Sep 2007India218/42010.9v EnglandDurban
7 Jun 2009South Africa211/52010.55v ScotlandThe Oval
3 Nov 2021India210/22010.5v AfghanistanAbu Dhabi
20 Mar 2016South Africa209/52010.45v AfghanistanMumbai
11 Sep 2007South Africa208/217.411.77v West IndiesJohannesburg
11 Sep 2007West Indies205/62010.25v South AfricaJohannesburg
5 Oct 2012West Indies205/42010.25v AustraliaColombo (RPS)
16 Mar 2016Pakistan201/52010.05v BangladeshKolkata
19 Sep 2007England200/62010v IndiaDurban
11 Jun 2009New Zealand198/5209.9v IrelandNottingham
14 May 2010Australia197/719.59.93v PakistanGros Islet
31 Mar 2016West Indies196/319.49.96v IndiaMumbai
21 Sep 2012England196/5209.8v AfghanistanColombo (RPS)
29 Mar 2014South Africa196/5209.8v EnglandChattogram
7 May 2010Sri Lanka195/3209.75v West IndiesBridgetown
21 Mar 2014Netherlands193/413.513.95v IrelandSylhet
29 Mar 2014England193/7209.65v South AfricaChattogram
25 Mar 2016Australia193/4209.65v PakistanMohali
10 Jun 2009Sri Lanka192/5209.6v West IndiesNottingham
31 Mar 2016India192/2209.6v West IndiesMumbai
2 May 2010Australia191209.55v PakistanGros Islet
3 May 2010England191/5209.55v West IndiesProvidence
14 May 2010Pakistan191/6209.55v AustraliaGros Islet
21 Sep 2012New Zealand191/3209.55v BangladeshPallekele
22 Sep 2012West Indies191/8209.55v AustraliaColombo (RPS)
23 Mar 2014Pakistan191/5209.55v AustraliaDhaka
27 Mar 2014England190/419.29.82v Sri LankaChattogram
16 Sep 2007New Zealand190209.5v IndiaJohannesburg
30 Mar 2014Pakistan190/5209.5v BangladeshDhaka
25 Oct 2021Afghanistan190/4209.5v ScotlandSharjah
17 Sep 2007Pakistan189/6209.45v Sri LankaJohannesburg
21 Mar 2014Ireland189/4209.45v NetherlandsSylhet
27 Mar 2014Sri Lanka189/4209.45v EnglandChattogram
2 Nov 2021Pakistan189/2209.45v NamibiaAbu Dhabi
13 Sep 2007England188/9209.4v ZimbabweCape Town
22 Sep 2007India188/5209.4v AustraliaDurban
2 May 2010India186/5209.3v South AfricaGros Islet
12 Mar 2016Afghanistan186/6209.3v ZimbabweNagpur
7 Jun 2009England185/5209.25v PakistanThe Oval
7 May 2010Australia184/5209.2v IndiaBridgetown
16 Mar 2016West Indies183/418.110.07v EnglandMumbai
13 Jun 2009South Africa183/7209.15v West IndiesThe Oval
18 Sep 2012Sri Lanka182/4209.1v ZimbabweHambantota
16 Mar 2016England182/6209.1v West IndiesMumbai
21 Oct 2021Bangladesh181/7209.05v P.N.G.Al Amerat

 

Highest Partnership in T20 World Cup

Sri Lankan players Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara lead the list by scoring a massive 166 runs partnership against West Indies in the 2010 T20 WC.

Highest Score in T20 World Cup

Pakistan holds the second position in the list by scoring a match-winning knock of 152 runs against India in the 2021 World Cup.

In the ICC T20 World Cup India vs Pakistan group match, batting at first India scored 151 runs while the Pakistan openers made an unbeaten knock of 152 and rewrite the history of India’s winning streak.

DatePartnersRunsWktTeamOppositionGround
7 May 2010DPMD Jayawardene, KC Sangakkara1662ndSri Lankav West IndiesBridgetown
24 Oct 2021Mohammad Rizwan, Babar Azam152*1stPakistanv IndiaDubai (DSC)
27 Mar 2014AD Hales, EJG Morgan1523rdEnglandv Sri LankaChattogram
11 Sep 2007CH Gayle, DS Smith1451stWest Indiesv South AfricaJohannesburg
27 Mar 2014TM Dilshan, DPMD Jayawardene1452ndSri Lankav EnglandChattogram
1 May 2010Kamran Akmal, Salman Butt1421stPakistanv BangladeshGros Islet
19 Sep 2007G Gambhir, V Sehwag1361stIndiav EnglandDurban
6 Jun 2009CH Gayle, ADS Fletcher1331stWest Indiesv AustraliaThe Oval
28 Sep 2012SR Watson, DA Warner1331stAustraliav IndiaColombo (RPS)
17 Oct 2021Aqib Ilyas, Jatinder Singh131*1stOmanv P.N.G.Al Amerat
10 Jun 2009TM Dilshan, ST Jayasuriya1241stSri Lankav West IndiesNottingham
25 Sep 2012Mohammad Hafeez, Imran Nazir1241stPakistanv BangladeshPallekele
20 Oct 2021P Nissanka, PWH de Silva1234thSri Lankav IrelandAbu Dhabi
11 Sep 2007HH Gibbs, JM Kemp120*3rdSouth Africav West IndiesJohannesburg
18 Sep 2007Shoaib Malik, Misbah-ul-Haq119*5thPakistanv AustraliaJohannesburg
23 Mar 2014AJ Finch, GJ Maxwell1183rdAustraliav PakistanDhaka
1 Apr 2014Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim1123rdBangladeshv AustraliaDhaka
16 May 2010C Kieswetter, KP Pietersen1112ndEnglandv AustraliaBridgetown
13 Sep 2007Aftab Ahmed, Mohammad Ashraful1093rdBangladeshv West IndiesJohannesburg
29 Sep 2012DPMD Jayawardene, KC Sangakkara108*2ndSri Lankav West IndiesPallekele
27 Sep 2012AD Hales, EJG Morgan1074thEnglandv West IndiesPallekele
23 Mar 2014RG Sharma, V Kohli1062ndIndiav West IndiesDhaka
16 Sep 2007AC Gilchrist, ML Hayden1041stAustraliav BangladeshCape Town
7 May 2010SR Watson, DA Warner1041stAustraliav IndiaBridgetown
27 Sep 2012J Charles, CH Gayle1031stWest Indiesv EnglandPallekele
20 Sep 2007AC Gilchrist, ML Hayden102*1stAustraliav Sri LankaCape Town
5 Jun 2009RS Bopara, LJ Wright1021stEnglandv NetherlandsLord’s
9 May 2010CL White, MEK Hussey101*6thAustraliav Sri LankaBridgetown
17 Sep 2007Younis Khan, Shoaib Malik1014thPakistanv Sri LankaJohannesburg
21 Mar 2014AD Poynter, KJ O’Brien1014thIrelandv NetherlandsSylhet
13 Sep 2007KP Pietersen, PD Collingwood1004thEnglandv ZimbabweCape Town
28 Mar 2014RG Sharma, V Kohli1002ndIndiav BangladeshDhaka
30 Sep 2012SR Watson, MEK Hussey992ndAustraliav South AfricaColombo (RPS)
2 May 2010SR Watson, DJ Hussey983rdAustraliav PakistanGros Islet
1 Apr 2014AJ Finch, DA Warner981stAustraliav BangladeshDhaka
12 Mar 2016Samiullah Shinwari, Mohammad Nabi985thAfghanistanv ZimbabweNagpur
2 May 2010JH Kallis, GC Smith972ndSouth Africav IndiaGros Islet
25 Mar 2014DR Smith, CH Gayle971stWest Indiesv BangladeshDhaka
13 Mar 2016Tamim Iqbal, Sabbir Rahman972ndBangladeshv OmanDharamsala
31 Mar 2016J Charles, LMP Simmons973rdWest Indiesv IndiaMumbai
23 Mar 2014Kamran Akmal, Umar Akmal963rdPakistanv AustraliaDhaka
18 Mar 2016HM Amla, Q de Kock961stSouth Africav EnglandMumbai
13 Sep 2007DS Smith, S Chanderpaul952ndWest Indiesv BangladeshJohannesburg
3 May 2010EJG Morgan, LJ Wright955thEnglandv West IndiesProvidence
16 Mar 2016Ahmed Shehzad, Mohammad Hafeez952ndPakistanv BangladeshKolkata
20 Sep 2012RE Levi, HM Amla94*1stSouth Africav ZimbabweHambantota
8 May 2010C Kieswetter, KP Pietersen942ndEnglandv South AfricaBridgetown
18 Sep 2012KC Sangakkara, BMAJ Mendis944thSri Lankav ZimbabweHambantota
21 Sep 2012JEC Franklin, BB McCullum942ndNew Zealandv BangladeshPallekele
20 Oct 2021MG Erasmus, D Wiese934thNamibiav NetherlandsAbu Dhabi