Highest Opening Partnership in IPL

Opening Partnership in IPL
Opening Partnership in IPL

Opening Partnership in IPL: The New IPL team has broken the record for the highest opening partnership in IPL history. Quinton De Kock and Lokesh Rahul from LSG made 210* in IPL 2022 against Kolkata Knight Riders at Dr DY Patil Sports Academy, Mumbai. 185 runs were made by Jonny Bairstow and David Warner together for Sunrisers Hyderabad against Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL 2019 at Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad, in the previous best first wicket partnership in IPL T20 history.

But did you know that 2nd wicket partnerships are still way more than this? IPL’s Highest 2nd Wicket Partnership can be found here. When will we see the highest partnership in opening batters?

Over 150 runs have been scored by opening pairs 14 times to date.

With the addition of Gujarat Titans and Lucknow Super Giants in IPL 2022, we have reached the all-time high in IPL history.

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Highest Opening Partnership in TATA IPL

PartnersRunsWicketTeamOppositionVenueMatch Date
Quinton de Kock & KL Rahul210*1stLSGv KKRMumbai18 May 2022
Johnny Bairstow & David Warner1851stSunrisersv RCBHyderabad (Deccan)31 Mar 2019
Gautam Gambhir & Chris Lynn184*1stKKRv Guj LionsRajkot7 Apr 2017
KL Rahul & Mayank Agarwal1831stKings XIv RoyalsSharjah27 Sep 2020
Ruturaj Gaikwad and Devon Conway1821stCSKv SRHPune1 May 2022
Shane Watson & Faf du Plessis181*1stSuper Kingsv Kings XIDubai (DSC)4 Oct 2020
Virat Kohli & Devdutt Padikkal181*1stRCBv RoyalsMumbai22 Apr 2021
Chris Gayle & TM Dilshan1671stRCBv WarriorsBengaluru23 Apr 2013
Sachin Tendulkar & Dwayne Smith163*1stMum Indiansv RoyalsJaipur20 May 2012
David Warner & Johnny Bairstow1601stSunrisersv Kings XIDubai (DSC)8 Oct 2020
Michael Hussey & Murali Vijay1591stSuper Kingsv RCBChennai28 May 2011
Adam Gilchrist & VVS Laxman155*1stChargersv Mum IndiansMumbai27 Apr 2008
Jos Buttler & Devdutt Padikkal1551stRoyalsv CapitalsMumbai22 Apr 2022
David Warner & Wriddhiman Saha151*1stSunrisersv Mum IndiansSharjah3 Nov 2020
Mahela Jayawardene & Virendra Sehwag1511stDaredevilsv Mum IndiansDelhi21 Apr 2013
Chris Gayle & Virat Kohli1471stRCBv Kings XIBengaluru18 May 2016
David Warner and Virendra Sehwag1461stDaredevilsv Kings XIDelhi23 Apr 2011
Ajinkya Rahane & Shane Watson1441stRoyalsv Super KingsAhmedabad19 Apr 2015
Murali Vijay and Michael Hussey139*1stSuper Kingsv Kings XIMohali10 Apr 2013
David Warner & Shikhar Dhawan1391stSunrisersv KKRHyderabad (Deccan)30 Apr 2017
Prithiv Shaw & Shikhar Dhawan1381stCapitalsv Super KingsMumbai10 Apr 2021
David Warner & Shikhar Dhawan137*1stSunrisersv Guj LionsRajkot21 Apr 2016
Adam Gilchrist & Paul Valthaty1361stKings XIv ChargersHyderabad (Deccan)16 Apr 2011
Opening Partnership in IPL