IPL Orange Cap 2021: Most Runs in IPL 2021

Orange Cap is an IPL award presented to the player who scores the most runs in an IPL season. The first-ever Orange Cap winner in IPL 2008, Shaun Marsh registered a tally of 616 runs for Kings XI Punjab to bag the prestigious award. Likewise, every IPL season, the Orange Cap winner is bagged by the player scoring the most runs in the IPL edition.

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However, throughout the entire course of the tournament, Orange Cap keeps juggling among players who are the highest run-scorer at the end of each match in the IPL. It will be interesting to see which batsman scores the most runs to claim the Orange Cap award in IPL 2021. Even in 2020, the Orange Cap was won by Kings XI Punjab skipper KL Rahul for scoring the most runs at the end of the season.

Shikhar Dhawan holds the Orange Cap in IPL 2021 for most runs
Shikhar Dhawan holds the Orange Cap in IPL 2021 for most runs (Image Source: Deepak Malik for Sportzpics in IPL)

Here’s the list of players who have scored the most runs after CSK vs DC match in IPL 2021:

IPL Orange Cap 2021

PLAYERMatInnsNORunsHSAvgBFSR100504s6s
1
Shikhar Dhawan
110858585.0054157.4001102
2
Prithvi Shaw
110727272.0038189.470193
3
Suresh Raina
110545454.0036150.000134
4
Chris Lynn
110494949.0035140.000043
5
AB de Villiers
110484848.0027177.770042
6
Glenn Maxwell
110393939.0028139.280032
7
Moeen Ali
110363636.0024150.000042
8
Sam Curran
110343434.0015226.660042
9
Virat Kohli
110333333.0029113.790040
10
Suryakumar Yadav
110313131.0023134.780041

Orange Cap Holder in IPL 2020

KL Rahul (Kings XI Punjab)

Matches: 14, Runs: 670, Average: 55.83, HS: 132*

 

IPL Orange Cap FAQs

1. What is Orange Cap?

Orange Cap is the IPL award presented to the batsman with the most runs in an IPL edition. In IPL 2020, Orange Cap was won by KL Rahul for scoring the most – 670 runs in the entire season.