IPL 2023 Highest Score Batsman – Highest Runs in IPL 2023
IPL 2023 Highest Score Batsman: The Indian Premier League (IPL) is a professional Twenty20 cricket league in India, and is one of the most popular and highly anticipated sporting events in the country. The tournament features some of the best cricketing talents from around the world and is known for its high-scoring matches and exciting play.
Batsmen who can make the Highest Score in IPL 2023
1. Virat Kohli (Royal Challengers Bangalore)
The IPL 2016 was the year of Virat Kohli. He becomes unstoppable in that year. Virat Kohli scored 973 runs in a single season of IPL. He has 4 centuries and 7 half-centuries in 2016. Kohli was scoring with a strike rate of 152.03 and an average of 82. His highest run is 113 against Punjab Kings in M.Chinnaswamy Stadium.
2. Shikhar Dhawan (Punjab Kings)
Shikhar Dhawan, the experienced opener for Punjab Kings, is having a great IPL season in 2022. Dhawan’s aggressive style of play has helped him score several big scores and he is currently the highest run score of his team with an average of 40.00. He is now removed from Indian cricket so he will look for a comeback in India through the IPL 2023.
3. Shubman Gill (Gujarat Titans)
Shuman Gill is in wonderful form in recent matches. He scored a double-century against New Zealand in the ODI series. In the 2022 IPL, he finishes 5 positions in the most run scorer in IPL. He has 4 Fities in his name and has the highest score of 96. He is in great form. He recently made a double century against New Zealand.
4. KL Rahul (Lucknow Super Giants)
Indian opener KL Rahul is the most successful batsman in the IPL. He was the leading run-scorer in IPL 2020 and won the Orange Cap. In this IPL he played for Punjab Kings after that in IPL 2022 he became a part of the new IPL team Lucknow Super Giants and also became a captain of this team making his team to the playoffs. In IPL 2022 he was the leading run-scorer of his team LSG. There is a high probability that he can win the orange cap in this IPL.
5. Jos Butler (Rajasthan Royals)
He was the orange cap winner of Tata IPL 2022. He is in a good form since IPL 2022 when he carries on the T20 world cup 2022 also. Due to his good form and captaincy, Team England won the T20 ICC World Cup 2022. His role is to open up and give a good start to his team. He scored 863 runs with an average of 57.53 in IPL 2022. And his highest score was 116 runs. And make his team Rajasthan Royals to the final but they can’t win the IPL. In the final, they meet the strong team Gujarat Titans. We hope he would give a good comeback to his team.
6. Sanju Samson (Rajasthan Royals)
Sanju Samson, the wicketkeeper-batsman for Rajasthan Royals, had been in scintillating form in IPL 2022. Samson’s ability to score quickly and his power-hitting have made him one of the most dangerous batsmen in the tournament.
7. Ruturaj Gaikwad (Chennai Super Kings)
He is an opener batsman of team CSK and also become the leading run-score of CSK. He was the winner of Orange Cap in IPL 2021 for CSK. He scored 635 runs with an average of 45.35 and his highest score was 101*. After his good performance in IPL, he made his debut in Team India. There is a very big chance for him to win the orange cap. He is now also known as the most destructive batsman of domestic cricket also. That’s why he occupied the lists.
8. Suryakumar Yadav (Mumbai Indians)
Suryakumar Yadav is the No.1 batsman in the world. He is going through his dream form. He recently scored a century against Srilanka. He completed his century in just 40 balls with 9 Sixes and 7 Fours. Last year he scored more than 303 runs in just 8 matches. He was out of the tournament due to an injury in his left forearm.
9. Faf du Plessis (Chennai Super Kings)
South African player Faf du Plessis is also the best contestant for Orange Cap in IPL 2023. He is in very good form. He played for team RCB in IPL 2022. He scored 468 runs in 16 matches in IPL 2022. He scored with a strike rate of 127.52 and an average of 31.20. He scored 3 half-centuries and hits 49 fours and 13 sixes. He finished 7th position as the leading run scorer in IPL 2022.
10. Ishan Kishan (Mumbai Indians)
Mumbai Indian’s aggressive opener who opened with Rohit Sharma is also capable to win the orange cap in IPL 2023. In IPL 2022, he scored 418 runs in 14 matches for his team. He is the highest run scorer for Mumbai Indians and finished 14th position on the overall list. He scored with a strike rate of 120.11 and his average was 32.15. He scored 3 fifties and hits 45 Fours and 11 Sixes in that year.
IPL 2023 Highest Run Scorer List
|J Buttler (RR)||863||17||57.53||4/4|
|KL Rahul (LSG)||616||15||51.33||4/2|
|Q de Kock (LSG)||508||15||36.28||3/1|
|H Pandya (GT)||487||15||44.27||4/0|
|S Gill (GT)||483||16||34.50||4/0|
|D Miller (GT)||481||16||68.71||2/0|
|F du Plessis (RCB)||468||16||31.20||3/0|
|S Dhawan (PBKS)||460||14||38.33||3/0|
|S Samson (RR)||458||17||28.62||2/0|
|D Hooda (LSG)||451||14||32.21||4/0|
These are some of the top run-scorers of IPL 2023 so far. With several more matches to be played, it will be interesting to see who finishes as the leading run-scorer of the tournament. The IPL provides a platform for players to showcase their fielding skills, and the players mentioned above have certainly made the most of it.
Frequently Asked Questions
Who won the most number of Orange Caps in IPL history?
David Warner from SRH won the most orange caps. He won the orange cap in the year 2015, 2017, and 2019.
Who scored the most runs in an IPL edition?
Virat Kohli from Royal Challengers Bangalore scored 973 runs with an average of 81.08 in IPL 2016 and won the orange cup. And in this IPL he made 4 centuries.
Who won the first Orange Cap in the history of IPL?
Australian batsman Shaun Marsh won the orange cap in IPL 2008. In this IPL he scored 616 runs with an average of 68.44.
Who scored the highest runs in IPL 2023?
Jos Butler made 863 runs in 17 innings with an average of 57.53 including 4 fifties and 4 centuries.