These 5 players had made their name, failed to win on Orange Cap in IPL

IPL, the world’s biggest t20 league popular around the world, started in the year 2008 and since then its 15 seasons have been played. On the other hand, if we talk about the Orange Cap, then it is one of the most prestigious awards of the IPL, which is given to the player who scored
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These 5 players had made their name, failed to win on Orange Cap in IPL


IPL, the world’s biggest t20 league popular around the world, started in the year 2008 and since then its 15 seasons have been played. On the other hand, if we talk about the Orange Cap, then it is one of the most prestigious awards of the IPL, which is given to the player who scored the most runs in the IPL season.

Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Chris Gayle, Michael Hussey, Matthew Hayden, David Warner and many other players have won this Orange Cap in the last 15 years. Although some such players have also been seen in the history of IPL who have won this cap in the middle of the season but have failed to win it, in today’s article we will tell you about five such players.

Nitish Rana

Left-handed batsman Nitish Rana tops the list, who has carried this cap on his head twice in his IPL career. In the year 2017, when he was part of Mumbai Indians, the Orange Cap was decorated on his head for the first time. After 4 years this cap was again decorated on his head by Nitish Rana and this year he was playing for KKR. Even at present, Nitish Rana is a part of KKR.

In his IPL career, he has played 91 matches, scoring 2181 runs at a strike rate of 134.22, including 15 fifties scored by him.

gautam gambhir

The name of former cricketer Gautam Gambhir is also included in this list, who won the Orange Cap in the year 2017 while playing for KKR. Gautam Gambhir scored 376 runs in 9 matches of IPL 2017 and played 16 matches in the entire season, scoring 498 runs in which he also scored 4 half-centuries, during which his strike rate is 128.02.

While the team was championed by Gautam Gambhir while captaining KKR in the year 2012 and 2014, he has played 154 matches in his IPL career, scoring 4217 runs at a strike rate of 123.88, including 36 half-centuries scored by him. is included.

Ishaan Kishan

Ishan Kishan, who was added to the mega auction of IPL 2022 by Mumbai Indians by paying a huge price of 15.25 crores, had won the Orange Cap for some time this season. However, there was a slight decline in his performance later due to which he was able to score only 418 runs in 14 matches this season, scoring three half-centuries at a strike rate of 120.11.

In his IPL career, he has scored 1870 runs in 75 matches at a strike rate of 132.34 in which he has also scored 12 half-centuries.

Andre Russell

Andre Russell’s name is one of the biggest hitters in IPL history who scored the most runs in IPL 2022. KKR’s Andre Russell had the orange cap and his teammate Umesh Yadav had the purple.

Playing 14 matches in IPL 2022, West Indies player Andre Russell has scored 335 runs with an impressive strike rate of 174.48 and has taken 17 wickets while bowling.

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Ajinkya Rahane

Playing for Rajasthan Royals during the 2015 IPL season, his in-form Indian batsman Ajinkya Rahane could have won his maiden Orange Cap but he fell behind by 22 runs. Playing 14 matches this season, he scored 540 runs at a strike rate of 130.75. Currently Rahane is part of KKR.

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