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Thanks for coming back again. Today I will tell you about the Orange cap holder in IPL 2020.
First of all let me tell you what orange cap is. Orange Cap IPL 2020 is a cap that is given to the leading run scorer in IPL 13.
Facts About Orange Cap IPL (Indian Premier League)
- Shaun Marsh was the first ever orange cap holder. In 11 matches, he scored 616 runs. the most runs scored in the first ever season of IPL.
- Record max runs scored by a single player in a season of IPL was 973. The massive record was made by Virat Kohli. He made that record in IPL 2016.
Orange Cap IPL List 2020 of Top 5 Run Scorers
Here I will be telling you about IPL orange cap list. Along with the total runs scored till now in the league. I will also share the number of half centuries and centuries scored by each of them.
1. KL Rahul
KL Rahul is right now at number one with 540 runs. He has played 10 matches and in his 10 innings he have scored that many runs.
In his 540 runs he has hit 46 fours and 19 sixes with a strike rate of 135.67.
He have scored 5 fifties and 1 century with a highest total of 132 not out. His average is 67.5. He is one of the key Players of KXIP.
2. Shikhar Dhawan
Another opener is a contender of orange cap. Shikhar Dhawan is playing for DC and scored 465 runs in his 10 innings with 51 fours and 10 sixes and 2 half centuries and 2 centuries.
He is at number 2 in the list.
His highest total is 106 runs and he was no not out in that innings.
His average is 66.4 and strike rate is of 149.
He has played 3 innings in which he was unbeaten.
3. Mayank Aggarwal
Mayank Aggarwal is another top scorer from the team of KXIP.
Unfortunate that they are not even in the top 4 teams but the batsman have been in good form.
In 10 innings in 10 matches, he has scored 398 runs at an average of 39.
His strike rate in that runs scored is of 155. He has also scored 1 century and 2 half centuries and hit 39 fours and 15 sixes.
His highest score is of 106.
4. Faf du Plessis
Out of 375 runs made in 10 innings, Faf du Plessis have scored highest score of 87 not out.
His average is 46.8 and strike rate is 141.5.
He has scored 4 half centuries and have hit 36 fours and 10 sixes.
He have been not out 2 times out of his 10 innings.
5. Virat Kohli
Key batsman of RCB Virat Kohli and classical shots player have scored 347 runs at and average and strike rate of 57.8 and 127 respectively.
No centuries but 2 half centuries. His highest score is of 90 runs.
He has hit 18 fours and 9 sixes.
Other Players Who Can Climb Up In The Orange Cap IPL 2020 list
- Shreyas Iyer with 335 runs at number 6. Highest total of 88 not out.
- David Warner at number 7 with 331 runs. Highest total of 60.
- Quinton de Kock at number 8 with 322 runs. Highest total of 78 not out
- Jonny Bairstow at number 9 with 316 runs. Highest total of 97.
- Shubhman Gill at number 10 with 311 runs. Highest total of 70 not out.
So, these are the orange cap holder in ipl 2020. Whom do you think is missing in this list? You can tell the names in the comment section below. Today I shared the Orange Cap IPL 2020 list with you along with the names and runs scored by them.