IPL is the most entertaining cricket tournament in the world. In a T20 tournament like IPL, fans need entertainment. Whenever a batsman hits a four or a six, they are entertained. So far more than 800 matches have been played in IPL and many legendary players have been a part of it. As IPL 2022 gets underway, let us take a look at the players with the most number of fours in IPL history
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Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan has hit the most fours in IPL with 716 fours in 208 matches. Dhawan has scored 6370 runs in 207 innings at an average of 35.58. Shikhar Dhawan has been a part of many teams. Like Delhi Capitals (2008, 2019-21), Mumbai Indians (2009-10), Deccan Chargers (2011-12), Sunrisers Hyderabad (2013-18), Punjab Kings (2023-present)
The best overseas player in the IPL, David Warner finds himself at the second spot in terms of hitting most fours. So far, in 165 matches, scoring 6039 runs at an excellent strike rate of 139.95, he has hit 598 fours. Warner prefers poetry in pace, David Warner has been a part of many tempos in the IPL. Like Delhi Daredevils. Sunrisers Hyderabad.and Delhi Capitals.
Virat Kohli is third in the list, Virat Kohli has hit 587 fours in 225 matches. Kohli is a treat to watch on the field no matter what ball he sends for a boundary, there is always class added to it. King Kohli has also scored 6727 runs in IPL, the most by any batsman. virat kohli plays for RCB.
Five-time IPL champion Rohit Sharma is fourth in terms of hitting most fours in IPL. Rohit has so far played 229 IPL matches and scored 5901 runs at a commendable average of 30.10. The veteran has hit 512 fours and 241 sixes in his 16-year-long IPL career, playing for Mumbai Indians.
Suresh Raina, popularly known as Mr.IPL, has hit the 5th most fours (506) in IPL. The middle-order batsman played every shot with grace and his backfoot punches were a delight to watch. In his IPL career spanning 14 years (2008-2021), Raina scored 5528 runs at a solid strike rate of 136.76.
No team had bought Raina in the last IPL and after that they had to take this decision. After announcing his retirement, Raina took part in the Road Safety World Series and played some good innings in it. After this, he has also participated in the Abu Dhabi T10 League.
He made his IPL debut in 2008. Gautam Gambhir has played 154 matches in his IPL career so far and scored 4217 runs at an average of 31.23. He has also scored 36 fifties, with his highest IPL score being 93. Gautam Gambhir hit 491 fours and 59 sixes in his IPL career. He was a left-handed opening batsman who played domestic cricket for Delhi and captained Kolkata Knight Riders and Delhi Daredevils in the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Robin Uthappa played 197 innings in his IPL career and he hit 481 fours and 182 sixes. Ahead of the IPL 2021 players auction, Rajasthan Royals traded away consistent and proven match-winner, Robin Uthappa, who has scored 4607 IPL runs, to Chennai Super Kings. Uthappa had joined the Royals ahead of the 2020 season and played 12 matches for them.
Ajinkya Rahane has played 149 innings in his IPL career, in which he has hit 438 fours and 83 sixes. In the IPL auction 2023, the Chennai franchise acquired the services of Ajinkya Rahane for Rs 50.00 lakh.
He made his IPL debut in 2008. Dinesh Karthik has played 231 matches in his IPL career so far and scored 4385 runs at an average of 26.58. He has also hit 20 fifties, with his highest IPL score being 97*. Dinesh Karthik has hit 427 fours and 134 sixes in his IPL career.
AB de Villiers played 170 innings in his IPL career, in which he hit 413 fours and 251 sixes. His last IPL match was against Kolkata at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah, UAE where he scored 11(9). De Villiers has become one of the most successful batsmen in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Originally playing for Delhi Daredevils, he moved to Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in the fourth season of the league.
Most probably KKR will win the Toss.
GT has more chances to win this match.