Top 5 highest individual scores by KKR players in IPL
Kolkata Knight Riders is one of the most successful IPL franchises. KKR has won the IPL title twice and a team of that history has only two individual hundreds so far in the history of IPL. In this article, we will see the top 5 highest individual scores by KKR players in IPL.
#5 Chris Lynn
Chris Lynn of Australia made the fifth-highest individual score by a KKR player when he made 93* against Gujarat Lions in the 2017 season of the IPL.
#4 Manish Pandey
Indian middle-order batsman, Manish Pandey registered the fourth-highest individual score by a KKR player against Punjab Kings in 2014 when he made 94 runs against Punjab.
#3 Dinesh Karthik
Former KKR captain and current RCB finisher, Dinesh Karthik has the third-best individual score by a KKR player. He made 97* against Rajasthan Royals in the 2019 season.
#2 Venkatesh Iyer
Indian left-handed fast-bowling all-rounder, Venkatesh Iyer created history against Mumbai Indians on Sunday when he made a sensational hundred against the most successful IPL franchise. Venkatesh Came to bat at No.3 but the southpaw played a very memorable knock of 104 at Wankhede. Venkatesh became only the second player of KKR to score a century after Brendon McCullum himself. Iyer’s 104 runs innings is the second-best individual score by a KKR player.
#1 Brendon McCullum
A true cricket and IPL fan cannot forget the innings played by former New Zealand captain and current England’s head coach, Brendon McCullum in the first match of the inaugural IPL season against RCB in 2008 where he made 158*. It was a knock for the ages as it marked the beginning of the world’s most successful cricket league.