The Indian Premier League (IPL) is the most famous T20 cricket league in the world. In this, not only the players of the country but also the foreign players dream of playing. Many players are in excellent form and are batting very well. Every season old records are broken and new records are made. Every cricket lover wants to know who is the king batsman of IPL. Very few people know about this interesting record of IPL. Today we are going to tell you about the top players of IPL who have scored the most runs.
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1. Virat Kohli
Talking about the number one, the captain of the Royal Challengers team is Virat Kohli in the first place in this list. Team India’s current captain Virat Kohli has scored 6076 runs in 191 innings of 199 matches at an average of 37.97. Kohli has scored 5 centuries and 40 fifties in IPL.
2. Shikhar Dhawan
Team India’s brilliant batsman Shikhar Dhawan comes second in terms of scoring the most runs in the IPL. Dhawan has scored 5577 runs. Dhawan has scored 2 centuries and 44 fifties in IPL. He has hit 634 fours and 116 sixes so far.
3. Suresh Raina
Suresh Raina’s name comes at number three in this list. Raina has scored 5491 runs in 195 innings of 200 matches at an average of 33.07. Raina has 1 century and 39 half-centuries to his name. Raina has hit 502 fours and 202 sixes.
4. Rohit Sharma
Most runs Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma is at the fourth position. Rohit Sharma has scored 5480 runs in 202 innings of more than 207 matches. Rohit has one century and 40 half-centuries to his name. Rohit has hit 476 fours and 224 sixes in IPL so far.
5. David Warner
David Warner is also one of the highest run scorers in the history of IPL. Warner has scored 5447 runs in 148 innings of 148 matches at an average of 42.22. Warner has scored 4 centuries and 50 half-centuries. So far, Warner has hit 525 fours and 201 sixes.
6. AB de Villiers
AB de Villiers is at the sixth position in the history of IPL for the most runs. AB de Villiers has scored 5056 runs in 162 innings of 176 matches. De Villiers has 3 centuries and 40 half-centuries to his name. He has hit 406 fours and 245 sixes.
7. Chris Gayle
Chris Gayle is also known for his explosive batting. His name comes at number seven in the highest run scorer in IPL. Gayle has scored 4950 runs in 139 innings of 140 matches at an average of 40.24. He has 6 centuries and 31 half-centuries to his name. He has hit 404 fours and 357 sixes.
8. MS Dhoni
MS Dhoni is at the eighth position in terms of highest run scorer in IPL. Dhoni has scored 4950 runs in 186 innings of 211 matches at an average of 40.25. He has 23 fifties to his name. He has hit 317 fours and 217 sixes.
9. Robin Uthappa
Robin Uthappa is also in the list of highest run scorer in IPL. Uthappa’s name comes at number nine. Uthappa has scored 4607 runs in 182 innings of 189 matches at an average of 27.92. He has 24 fifties to his name. He has hit 454 fours and 163 sixes.
10. Gautam Gambhir
Gautam Gambhir comes at number 10 in terms of scoring the most runs in IPL. Gambhir has scored 4217 runs in 152 innings of 154 matches at an average of 31.23. He has 36 fifties to his name. He has hit 491 fours and 59 sixes.