Chennai Super Kings emerged as the ultimate champions of IPL 2021 after defeating Kolkata Knight Riders in the final. CSK defeated KKR by 27 runs in the final to lift their 4th IPL title. Batting first, CSK posted a mammoth 192-3 on the scoreboard with an 86-run knock by Faf du Plessis. Later, CSK restricted KKR to 165-9 in 2nd innings.
KL Rahul (Image: IPL/Twitter) KL Rahul, who smacked most 30 sixes in IPL 2021, finished as the 3rd highest run-scorer in Indian Premier League 2021. In just 13 games, the Punjab Kings skipper smacked 626 runs at an outstanding average of 62.60. He also smacked 6 fifties in the tournament while batting at a strike rate of 138+.
A two-phase Indian Premier League ( IPL) was the dream of some top Indian administrators who ruled world cricket over the last decade. That dream is coming true with the second phase of the 14th ...
The Delhi Capitals’ opener, Shikhar Dhawan currently leads the run charts in IPL 2021. Shikhar Dhawan has been the saviour-in-chief for Delhi for the last two seasons. He has been scoring runs consistently for the franchise and helped them reach the playoffs for two consecutive seasons now. Dhawan has played 10 matches in IPL 2021, scoring 430 runs at an average of 47.78, including three half-centuries.
And there was a lot of McCullum in KKR’s run to the final. Amidst the deluge of IPL-related social media posts, a KKR video sticks out. It’s a team meeting, but the monitors are off and a whiteboard with vague clippings remains unfocused in the background. Instead, McCullum invites Sunil Narine and fielding coach James Foster to the pool ...
Sanju Samson. (Photo: IPL) Sanju Samson, the Rajasthan Royals captain, opined that the Sharjah pitch was much better than what his batsmen made it look like as RR were bowled out for 85 while chasing Kolkata Knight Riders ‘s 171, conceding a heavy loss by an 86-run margin, in their last league game. Sanju Samson thought they had a chance at the target of 172 after the pitch played out well during KKR’s innings, when Shubman Gill hit a fifty and others played crucial cameos.
Some cricketers are playing IPL with the same team from first season (Virat Kohli) where some cricketers even changed team 5 times (Yuvraj Singh). Virat Kohli tops the list with most runs in IPL cricket and has more than 5800 IPL runs.
Ruturaj Gaikwad Ends IPL 2021 With 635 Runs With 23 Sixes And One Century In 16 Matches. Gaikwad was out caught by Shivam Mavi off Sunil Narine. He ended with 635 runs at an average of 45.35 and a strike rate of 136.26. He made one century, a 101* against Rajasthan Royals in Abu Dhabi, and also hit 4 half-centuries.