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

Virat Kohli has made the highest number of runs (6283) in the IPL tournaments. Till date, Sri Lankan Lasith Malinga has taken the highest wickets in IPL followed by Dwayne Bravo who has taken 167 wickets in 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.

POSPLAYERMatRunsHSAvgSR100504s6s
1Virat Kohli207628311337.39129.94542546210
2Shikhar Dhawan1925784106*34.84126.64244654124
3Rohit Sharma2135611109*31.17130.39140491227
4Suresh Raina2055528100*32.51136.76139506203
5David Warner150544912641.59139.96450525201
6AB de Villiers1845162133*39.7151.68340413251
7Chris Gayle1424965175*39.72148.96631405357
8MS Dhoni220474684*39.55135.83023325219
9Robin Uthappa19347228727.94130.15025462168
10Gautam Gambhir15442179331.23123.8803649159
11Dinesh Karthik213404697*25.77129.72019399112
12Ajinkya Rahane1513941105*31.52121.3322841776
13Ambati Rayudu1753916100*29.44127.47121324149
14Shane Watson1453874117*30.99137.91421376190
15Manish Pandey1543560114*30.68121.83121309103
16KL Rahul943273132*47.43136.37227282134
17Kieron Pollard178326887*29.98149.77016212214
18Yusuf Pathan174320410029.12142.97113262158
19Sanju Samson121306811929.21134.2315236132
20Faf du Plessis10029359634.94131.0802226596
21Brendon McCullum1092880158*27.69131.74213293130
22Parthiv Patel13928488122.6120.7801336549
23Yuvraj Singh13227508324.77129.71013217149
24Virender Sehwag104272812227.55155.44216334106
25Murali Vijay106261912725.93121.8721324791
26Rishabh Pant842498128*35.18147.46115225113
27Steve Smith103248510134.51128.0911122560
28Shaun Marsh71247711539.95132.7412026678
29Jacques Kallis98242789*28.55109.2201725544
30Ravindra Jadeja200238662*27.11128.070217685
31Dwayne Smith91238587*28.39135.2017245117
32Shreyas Iyer8723759631.66123.9501619688
33Suryakumar Yadav11523418228.9135.7101326168
34Sachin Tendulkar782334100*34.83119.8111329529
35Quinton de Kock77225610831.33130.9311623083
36Rahul Dravid89217475*28.23115.5101126928
37Mayank Agarwal100213110623.41135.4711120385
38Wriddhiman Saha1332110115*24.53128.731819169
39Adam Gilchrist802069109*27.22138.3921123992
40JP Duminy83202978*39.78124.0201412679
41Glenn Maxwell9720189525.22151.84012166112
42Aaron Finch87200588*25.7127.701420475
43Michael Hussey591977116*38.76122.6411519852
44David Miller891974101*32.9136.5111013790
45Jos Buttler65196812435.1415011119490
46Kane Williamson6318858940.1131.2601716656
47Nitish Rana7718208728.43132.4501316189
48Mahela Jayawardene801802110*28.6123.2511020039
49Andre Russell84170088*29.31178.5709119143
50Manoj Tiwary98169575*28.72116.970715640
51Kumar Sangakkara7116879425.95121.1901019527
52Mandeep Singh105167477*22.02124.090617237
53Naman Ojha113155494*20.72118.350612179
54Dwayne Bravo151153770*22.94130.250511965
55Saurabh Tiwary9314946128.73120.090811150
56Karun Nair73148083*24.26128.3601016039
57Hardik Pandya9214769127.33153.91049798
58Ishan Kishan6114529928.47136.330912174
59Subramaniam Badrinath95144171*30.65118.8901115428
60Shubman Gill5814177631.4812301013736
61Eoin Morgan83140568*22.66122.60511264
62Brad Hodge6614007333.33125.220612243
63Rahul Tripathi6213859326.13136.310713648
64Sourav Ganguly5913499125.45106.80713742
65Chris Lynn42132993*34.07140.6301013266
66David Hussey6413227126.97122.97059060
67Prithvi Shaw5313059924.62146.301015545
68Kedar Jadhav9311966922.14123.170410140
69Tillakaratne Dilshan52115376*26.81114.490914024
70Krunal Pandya8411438622.86138.540110546
71Irfan Pathan10311396021.49120.4018737
72Matthew Hayden3211079336.9137.510812144
73Lendl Simmons291079100*39.96126.6411110944
74Manan Vohra5310549522.42130.60310241
75Jonny Bairstow28103811441.52142.19179946
76Ross Taylor55101781*25.42123.72036646
77Kevin Pietersen361001103*37.07134.72149140
78Moises Henriques62100074*27.77126.9058728
79Venugopal Rao6598571*22.38117.82037737
80Albie Morkel9197473*24.35141.98036155
81Andrew Symonds39974117*36.07129.86157441
82Cameron White479547826.5126.35067636
83Sunil Narine1349547515.63161.690410657
84Axar Patel1099534417.32125.22005544
85Ben Stokes43920107*25.55134.5227932
86Marcus Stoinis569146527.69135.8047635
87Herschelle Gibbs3688669*27.68109.78068331
88Devdutt Padikkal29884101*31.57125.03169522
89Stuart Binny9588048*19.55128.84006635
90Ruturaj Gaikwad22839101*46.61132.12178029
91Harbhajan Singh1638336415.71137.91017942
92Manvinder Bisla397989221113.67049323
93Shakib Al Hasan7179366*19.82124.48027321
94Deepak Hooda807856416.7129.53034138
95Sanath Jayasuriya30772114*27.57145.11148539
96Graeme Smith297399128.42110.6204949
97Angelo Mathews4972465*23.35125.91014429
98Vijay Shankar4771263*26.37126.24034528
99Tirumalasetti Suman4367678*21.12117.56025526
100Abhishek Nayar6067245*17.68116.46005520

 

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