5. 79* from 47 balls against Gujarat Lions
In the match against Gujarat Lions in 2016, many records were shattered by the explosive AB de and the fellow partner Virat Kohli. RCB were put to bat first and after the single-digit exit of Gayle, AB de was called in at number 3 and one of the greatest displays of batting was witnessed that day.
4. 129* from 52 balls against Gujarat Lions
Ruturaj Gaikwad is hailed as the future superstar of Indian cricket. In the fourteenth edition of the IPL, he was scoring runs for fun. As a matter of fact, he even won the Orange Cap in IPL 2021. It wouldn’t be an overstatement to say that he is currently one of the best Indian openers in the Indian T20 league.
3. 133* from 59 balls against MI
He started his inning with five dot balls facing Malinga. After his steady start, he stepped onto the accelerator and went to hit his highest and the tournament’s 3rd highest individual score of 133* with 19 boundaries and four sixes. As said earlier, this is a master class inning from Mr.360.
2. 47* from 17 balls against Deccan Chargers
in the 18th over facing his countrymate Dale Steyn, he hit 13 runs and finished the match in the 19th over with 23 runs coming off it. The match got over with 7 balls to spare and he was not out with 47 runs with an exuberant strike rate of 276.47.
1. 105* from 54 against CSK
Delhi Daredevils batted first and after an early exit of the openers Gambhir and Sehwag, De Villiers came to bat at number three and started the inning slowly with his first fifty coming off 35 deliveries and after which he just accelerated unbelievably and reached his next fifty runs just in 16 balls.