David Warner is the only batsman to score fifty 50+ runs in the history of the IPL. Following him, Virat Kohli holds the second position with 42 times of 50+ with Suresh Raina and Rohit Sharma joint-third with 38 such scores.
The most consistent batsman of the IPL is also a three-time Orange Cap winner in the IPL. Chris Gayle holds the most number of centuries(6 times) in IPL followed by Kohli with five centuries. When it comes to fifties, David Warner is the clear leader with 46.
SRH skipper David Warner and Jonny Bairstow with a massive opening partnership of 160 run stand make SRH in a strong position. Eventually, Bairstow dismissed while 3 runs away from reaching his century.
He was dismissed by Ravi Bishnoi for 97 while Warner also fell in the same over for 52. In the post-match presentation, Warner spoke about how he enjoyed batting with Bairstow.
“We love batting with each other. We pride ourselves in running hard between wickets. At the moment, I am just rotating strike for him (Bairstow),” Warner said.
Regarding this massive achievement, SRH official twitter handle posted a congratulation message for him. The twitter reads as follow
— SunRisers Hyderabad (@SunRisers) October 8, 2020
Nicholas Pooran hits fastest IPL 2020 fifty
Kings XI Punjab batsman Nicholas Pooran hit the fastest fifty of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 in the run chase. Pooran hit just 2 boundaries and 7 sixes to bring up his fifty in the 9th over. Pooran brought up his maiden IPL half-century in just 17 balls, bettering the 19-ball 50 which Rajasthan Royals’ Sanju Samson hit against Chennai Super Kings last month.
Most 100+ partnerships in IPL
SRH David Warner and Jonny Bairstow join the club of 100 run partnership after the match against KXIP.
Most 100+ partnerships in IPL:
9 V Kohli – AB de Villiers (71 innings)
9 V Kohli – C Gayle (59)
6 D Warner – S Dhawan (50)
5 G Gambhir – R Uthappa (48)
5 D Warner – J Bairstow (16)