IPL Orange Cap 2021
|1||Shikhar Dhawan||Delhi Capitals||8||8||380||54.29||134.28||43||8||0||3||1||92|
|2||KL Rahul||Punjab Kings||7||7||331||66.20||136.21||27||16||0||4||2||91|
|3||F du Plessis||Chennai Super Kings||7||7||320||64.00||145.45||29||13||0||4||2||95|
|4||PP Shaw||Delhi Capitals||8||8||308||38.50||166.49||37||12||0||3||0||82|
|5||SV Samson||Rajasthan Royals||7||7||277||46.17||145.79||26||11||1||0||1||119|
|6||MA Agarwal||Punjab Kings||7||7||260||43.33||141.30||24||11||0||2||1||99|
|7||Jos Buttler||Rajasthan Royals||7||7||254||36.29||153.01||27||13||1||0||0||124|
|8||Rohit Sharma||Mumbai Indians||7||7||250||35.71||128.21||18||11||0||1||0||63|
|9||JM Bairstow||Sunrisers Hyderabad||7||7||248||41.33||141.71||20||15||0||2||1||63|
|10||GJ Maxwell||Royal Challengers Bangalore||7||6||223||37.17||144.81||21||10||0||2||0||78|
The Orange Cap is granted to the top run-scorer in the IPL during a season. It is a continuous rivalry with the winner wearing the cap all through the competition until the last game, with the possible champ saving the cap for the season.
IPL Orange Cap Trivia
Shaun Marsh (616 runs in 11 matches in 2008) was the principal player to win the honor of orange cap.
The record of most runs in an IPL season is held by Virat Kohli (973 runs in the 2016 release) and added his name to the list.
David Warner has the record of winning the Orange Cap maximum number of times (3).
Rules for Orange Cap in IPL 2021
The Orange Cap is granted to the top run-scorer of the IPL season.
The batsman who holds the Orange Cap during the season is permitted to wear it while in the field during the games in the competition.
In a situation where at least two batsmen are tied on runs, the batsman with a superior strike rate is granted the Orange Cap.
On an occasion where an opposite batsman overwhelms the count of the current holder of the Orange Cap, the past holder is permitted to wear the Cap until the finish of that specific innings.
Orange Cap FAQs
The IPL orange cap is an award as an honor given to the batsman with the most runs in the IPL season.
KL Rahul was the Orange Cap holder in IPL 2020. He scored 670 runs in 14 matches in IPL 2020 which was really outstanding.