The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has conducted 15 seasons of the richest T20 league in the world so far. The Indian Premier League (IPL) took off in its opening season in 2008 and has been played in two other countries as well. While South Africa hosted the entire second season way back in 2009, the first 20 matches of IPL 2014 were played in the UAE.
The Mumbai Indians (MI) have registered 129 wins in 231 completed matches with 5 wins in the Finals. The team with 4 IPL trophies, Chennai Super Kings (CSK), has won 121 games out of 209 completed games. The only other teams to have won more than 100 matches are Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR). Thus, MI, CSK, and KKR lead the most IPL match-winning team list with 129, 121, and 113 wins respectively.
1. Which is the most dangerous IPL team?
A. With 121 wins in 209 games, CSK has a winning percentage of 60%. With no other team going past the 60% mark, CSK can be considered the most dangerous IPL team.
2. Which is the best team in IPL history?
A. The Mumbai Indians have the most number of wins in IPL matches. Also, they have managed to win the title five times in the last 10 years. Thus, MI can be considered statistically the best team in IPL history.