For IPL teams, maintaining consistency in the short format of the game is not simple. In this format, the entire game can change in the blink of an eye. So, it demands relentless efforts from a team to stay consistent. Over the years, some IPL teams have managed to be consistent, not just in a single season but for years. These teams have secured their names in the list of the highest winning teams in the IPL.
Now let’s get to know the topmost teams with the best winning percentage in the IPL:
Chennai Super Kings
Whether you follow IPL news or are viewing stats, it is difficult to ignore the Chennai Super Kings. CSK has more wins than any other team. This team has played 186 matches and won 111 of them. Its winning percentage is 59.68%.
Irrespective of the occasional defeat, this team has managed to win the title several times under the captaincy of MS Dhoni. The credit for them attaining this topmost position goes to their players’ efforts and Dhoni’s smartness. The team has recorded great openings in the IPL, which significantly increase their chances of winning the title this year.
With a winning percentage of 58.1%, Mumbai Indians secures the second position on this list. Out of the 210 matches played by this team, it has won 122 of them. Till now, Mumbai Indians has won the IPL five times.
The team is powered by great players like Rohit Sharma, Hardik Pandya, Suryakumar Yadav, Kieron Pollard, JaspritBumrah, and Krunal Pandya. The wins are owed to the sheer dedication, hard work, and expert management of the team. While CSK enjoys the glory, it is the Mumbai Indians that are the biggest threat with fans believing that MI will shine this year.
Boasting a winning percentage of 50.38%, Sunrisers Hyderabad sits at the third position on this list. The team has played 131 matches and won 66 of them. It is the only team that can contend with Mumbai Indians in the bowling department. However, their bowling was slightly off at the beginning of the season, and we can only hope that they will come back stronger.
Fans follow the latestIPL newsto track theprominent players of this team. One of them is leg spinner Rashid Khan. The major portion of the winning odds of this team depends on the bowling performance of the team.
Kolkata Knight Riders
Kolkata Knight Riders are at the fourth position on the list with a winning percentage of 49.5%. Out of 202 matches played, the team has won 100.
The team has entered the playoffs 6 times in 13 seasons that include two championship titles as well. The team has a bright future and better chances to progress because it comprises all-rounders like Andre Russell, and batsmen like Eoin Morgan and Dinesh Kartik to name a few.
Royal Challengers Bangalore
The winning percentage of RCB is 46.08%. It has won 94 out of its 204 matches. The team has outstanding players like Virat Kohli, Glenn Maxwell, AB de Villiers, and Yuzvendra Chahal among others. Therefore, the team continues to perform well in IPL.
It is anticipated through their performance and stint in the match against Mumbai Indians, that the team is capable of winning the IPL 2021 title. If they manage to do so, it will be their first ever IPL Trophy. Will RCB break their jinx this time?
With a 44.44% winning percentage, Punjab Kings is at the sixth position on this list. This team has already entered the league through a new name and an enhanced squad; however, with the same captain, the talented batsman K L Rahul.
With the contribution of players like Chris Gayle, Dawid Malan and Nicholas Pooran, the batting power of the team has significantly improved. Moreover, the bowling performance is also good with Mohammed Shami spearheading the pace attack. It is anticipated that the team will perform well in the upcoming matches of the IPL and try to enhance its winning percentage.
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