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India’s record when batting first in T20 World Cup 2024

India’s record when batting first in T20 World Cup 2024

India have reached the final of the T20 World Cup without losing a single game in the tournament.

It has been an ideal start for India on Saturday, playing the final against South Africa at the Kensington Oval in Barbados. Indian captain Rohit Sharma has decided to bat first in the final encounter to set a target for the Proteas. They are the unbeaten team in the tournament when batting first in all eight matches. Let’s discuss their batting records when they have chosen to bat first.

India’s record while batting first in T20 World Cup

Playing five matches while batting first, India have won all five with a win of 100 percent.

MatchWon LossWin%
550100

India’s record in T20 World Cup 2024

India has had an exceptional run in the tournament, reaching the final without losing a single game. In all their games, they secured one-sided victories and displayed dominance against each team. In the match against their arch-rival Pakistan, India managed to clinch a win despite defending a low total of 119 runs.

MatchTotalResult
Ind vs Pak119Ind won by 6 runs
Ind vs Afg181/8Ind won by 47 runs
Ind vs Ban196/5Ind won by 50 runs
Ind vs Aus205/5Ind won by 24 runs
Ind vs Eng171/7Ind won by 68 runs

India’s batting first record

Highest total – 205/5 against Australia

Lowest total – 119 against Pakistan

Average total – 174

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