Top five in IPL 2018

Top five in IPL 2018

Most Runs:

Entrusted with the responsibility of leading the side, Kane Williamson has led Sun Risers Hyderabad from the front scoring runs heavily with the bat. He is also the ‘Orange Cap’ holder of IPL 2018 season.

Highest scores:

As many as five centuries were scored in the season with Shane Watson being the only player to hit multiple centuries in this season. Rishabh Pant unbeaten 128* against Sun Risers is the top score in this season.

Most sixes:

Total of 872 sixes were hit in the whole IPL 2018 season. Rishabh Pant has scored 37 sixes in this season which are the most by any player.

Best Strike Rate:

Surprisingly, a bowler has maintained the highest strike rate. Sunil Narine’s 189.89 tops this list. He had a fruitful season opening the batting for KKR.

Most Wickets:

Andrew Tye was unstoppable at the fag end of the season. He has picked up three 4-fers in the space of four games. With 24 wickets in 14 games, Tye is the comfortably leading in this list.

Most Dot Balls:

T20 is all about batsmen and their power hitting. Let us look at bowlers who bowled most number of dot balls in this season.

Best Bowling Economy:

There are instances where bowlers were hit for over 25 runs in a single over. However, some had bowled brilliantly throughout the season keeping the run flow in check!

Best Bowling Figures:

Ankit Rajpoot is the only bowler to pick up a five-wicket haul in this season. And there are many cases in which a bowler picked up 4 wickets.

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