Indian Premier League (IPL): The Indian Premier League (IPL) is a men's T20 franchise cricket league in India. It is contested annually by ten teams located in seven cities and three states. The league was established in 2007 by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).
IPL is the most watched cricket league in the world. In 2014, it ranked sixth by average attendance among all sports leagues. In 2010, the IPL became the first sporting event in the world to be broadcast live on YouTube. The brand value of IPL in 2022 was ₹90,038 crore (US$11 billion). According to the BCCI, the 2015 IPL season contributed ₹1,150 crore (US$140 million) to the gross domestic product of the Indian economy.
So far there have been fifteen seasons of the IPL tournament. The current IPL title holder franchise is Gujarat Titans, which is winning the 2022 season and its first season.
So let's know about the most dangerous batsman in IPL history, most runs, most orange cap players -
Most Dangerous Batsman in IPL: Virat Kohli is considered to be the most dangerous player in IPL history. Virat Kohli, who has been with the same franchise since 2008, has been one of the most dangerous batsmen since his inception. Virat Kohli is the highest run scorer and most successful batsman in IPL. He has so far scored 6076 runs in 199 IPL matches, which is far away from second number Shikhar Dhawan.
|Position||Batsman||Team||IPL 2023 Status|
|1||Virat Kohli||Royal Challengers Bangalore|
|2||AB de Villiers||Royal Challengers Bangalore||Retired|
|3||Chris Gayle||Punjab Kings||Retired|
|4||David Warner||Delhi Capitals|
|5||MS Dhoni||Chennai Super Kings|
|6||Kieron Pollard||Mumbai Indians||Retired|
|7||Andre Russell||Kolkata Knight Riders|
|8||Suresh Raina||Chennai Super Kings||Retired|
|9||Rohit Sharma||Mumbai Indians|
|10||Shikhar Dhawan||Punjab Kings|
Most Runs in IPL Histroy: Virat Kohli has scored the most runs in the history of IPL, Kohli has scored a total of 6624 runs so far, which is the highest score in IPL history, Shikhar Dhawan is in second place with a total of 6244 runs.
|Rank||Player||Matches||Runs||Average||Strike Rate||100s||50s||Highest Score|
|6||AB de Villiers||184||5162||39.70||151.68||3||40||133*|
Most Orange Cap holders in IPL history: David Warner has the most Orange Caps, Warner has 3 Orange Caps or Chris Gayle has 2 Orange Caps.
|Year||Winner||Team||Runs||Average||Strike Rate||50||100||Highest Score|
|2022||Jos Buttler||Rajasthan Royals||863||57.53||149.05||4||4||116|