Highest Run Scorers In IPL History

Times of Sports have listed the list of highest run scorers in the famous Indian Premier League(IPL) tournament.

Indian Premier League (IPL)  is the most-watched T-20 tournament and the second-best paying sporting league globally. Cricket tournaments like IPL are being organised in many countries of the world as Big Bash League, Pakistan Premier League, and Bangladesh Premier League, Caribbean Premier League, etc.

Indian Premier League  – a tournament which is played between 8 franchises named after 8 cities. The 8 teams will lock their horns to play 14 league matches each and the top 4 teams of the IPL points table will lock horns in the playoffs. Couple of teams who qualifies from the playoffs will play the final match of the tournament.

Mumbai Indians is the most successful team of the IPL which has won 5 titles so far followed by the Chennai Super Kings with three trophies.

Highest Run Scorers in IPL Since 2008

Last updated: 23-04-2021

Virat Kohli has made the highest number of runs (6021) in the IPL tournaments. Till date, Sri Lankan Lasith Malinga has taken the highest wickets in IPL followed by Amit Mishra who has taken 157 wickets in the IPL history.

Virat Kohli has the most runs in IPL history. He has amassed 6000+ runs in the Indian Premier League that includes 5 centuries as well.

David Warner has scored the highest fifties (49) in the IPL and Chris Gayle scored the highest (6) centuries in the IPL history followed by Virat Kohli with 5 centuries.

List of top 25 highest run scorers

Following are the list of players who have scored the most number of runs in their IPL carrier. The list also includes the retired players and the players who skip the current IPL season.

PLAYER Mat Inns NO Runs HS 100 50 4s 6s
1 Virat Kohli 196 188 31 6021 113 5 40 503 201
2 Suresh Raina 197 192 28 5448 100* 1 39 498 199
3 Shikhar Dhawan 180 179 24 5428 106* 2 43 620 113
4 David Warner 146 146 19 5384 126 4 49 522 199
5 Rohit Sharma 204 199 28 5368 109* 1 39 467 220
6 AB de Villiers 173 159 37 4974 133* 3 39 403 240
7 Chris Gayle 136 135 15 4848 175* 6 31 392 352
8 MS Dhoni 208 185 69 4667 84* 0 23 317 217
9 Robin Uthappa 189 182 17 4607 87 0 24 454 163
10 Gautam Gambhir 154 152 17 4217 93 0 36 491 59
11 Ajinkya Rahane 151 141 16 3941 105* 2 28 417 76
12 Dinesh Karthik 200 181 32 3895 97* 0 19 383 108
13 Shane Watson 145 141 16 3874 117* 4 21 376 190
14 Ambati Rayudu 163 154 27 3709 100* 1 19 309 137
15 Manish Pandey 149 138 26 3369 114* 1 19 292 98
16 Yusuf Pathan 174 154 44 3204 100 1 13 262 158
17 Kieron Pollard 168 151 47 3072 83 0 15 199 201
18 Brendon McCullum 109 109 5 2880 158* 2 13 293 130
19 Parthiv Patel 139 137 11 2848 81 0 13 365 49
20 KL Rahul 85 76 13 2808 132* 2 23 249 111
21 Yuvraj Singh 132 126 15 2750 83 0 13 217 149
22 Sanju Samson 111 107 10 2729 119 3 13 206 123
23 Virender Sehwag 104 104 5 2728 122 2 16 334 106
24 Murali Vijay 106 106 5 2619 127 2 13 247 91
25 Shaun Marsh 71 69 7 2477 115 1 20 266 78

Also read: List Of Highest Wicket-Takers In Indian Premier League Since 2008

 

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