IPL 2018

Kane Williamson Takes Orange Cap, Becomes Third Highest-scorer in Single Season


Hyderabad’s Kane Williamson is the tournament’s leading run scorer with 735 runs from 17 matches.Williamson has enjoyed his best season till date in the cash-rich league as in 17 matches, he has scored 735 runs at a healthy average of 52.5. Also, he has scored 8 fifties this term and his highest score being 84.

Before Williamson, only five batsmen had scored in excess of 700 runs in one edition of the IPL.

973 – Virat Kohli, 2016
848 – David Warner, 2016
735 – Kane Williamson, 2018
733 – Chris Gayle, 2012 & Michael Hussey, 2013
708 – Chris Gayle, 2013

Here are the top 10 run-scorers in the 2018 Indian Premier League season.

1Kane Williamson1773584142.44
2Rishabh Pant14684128*173.60
3Lokesh Rahul1465995*158.41
4Ambati Rayudu16602100*149.75
5Shane Watson15555117*154.59
6Jos Buttler1354895*155.24
7Virat Kohli1453092*139.10
8Suryakumar Yadav1451272133.33
9Dinesh Karthik1549052148.03
10Shikhar Dhawan1649792136.91

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