England Achieves Highest Successful Run Chase in T20 World Cup History

The T20 World Cup 2024 kicked off with a thrilling match between USA and Canada, where USA successfully chased down a target of 195 with over two overs to spare. This edition of the T20 World Cup features 20 teams and marks the first time an ICC World Cup is being played on US soil. In their debut match, USA made history by recording the joint-third highest successful run chase in T20 World Cup history.

The T20 format is known for high-scoring matches and exciting run chases. In the 2016 edition, England achieved the highest successful run chase in T20 World Cup history against South Africa. England successfully chased down a massive target of 230 runs, thanks to stellar performances from Joe Root and Jason Roy. South Africa had set a challenging target of 229 runs, with contributions from Quinton de Kock, Hashim Amla, and JP Duminy.

Here is a list of the highest successful run chases in ICC T20 World Cup history:

– 2016: England chased down 230 runs against South Africa
– 2007: South Africa chased down 206 runs against West Indies
– 2010: Australia chased down 192 runs against Pakistan
– 2024: USA chased down 195 runs against Canada
– 2016: West Indies chased down 193 runs against India

The T20 World Cup 2024 promises more thrilling matches and record-breaking performances. Stay tuned to find out who will emerge as the leading run-scorer and wicket-taker in this year’s tournament.