In IPL 2022, along with the competition between the teams, there is a fierce competition going on among the players to score the most runs. By the way, the player who scores the most runs in every season is awarded the Orange Cap.
In IPL 2022, this cap is still with Rajasthan Royals batsman Jos Buttler and looking at his performance, it seems that snatching this cap from his head is going to be very difficult for other players. Let’s take a look at the changes in the Orange Cap list after the double-header match played on Sunday .
Faf Du Plessis Entered The List
After the second match in the double header match played on Sunday, a significant change has been seen in the list of Orange Caps. After the 55th match of IPL 2022, RCB captain Faf du Plessis has once again entered the top-5 in the Orange Cap list. With their entry, Shikhar Dhawan and David Warner have lost a place each, while Lucknow Super Giants opener Quinton de Kock has been dropped from the top-5.
Jos Buttler Is On Top
In IPL 2022, Rajasthan Royals batsman Jos Buttler has become the highest run-scorer in this season, presenting a great batting pattern. Buttler has so far played 11 matches and scored 618 runs at an average of 61.80, including 3 centuries and 3 half-centuries.
Butler is followed by KL Rahul who has scored 2 centuries and 2 half-centuries so far this season. Rahul is second in this list with 451 runs in his 11 matches at an average of 50.11.
At the same time, RCB captain Faf du Plessis has come third in this list with 389 runs in 12 matches at an average of 35.36 with the help of 3 half-centuries. Coming to the third position, Punjab Kings opener Shikhar Dhawan finished fourth with 381 runs in 11 matches at an average of 42.33 with 3 fifties and Delhi Capitals opener David Warner 375 from 9 matches at an average of 53.57 with 4 fifties. He has come in fifth place after scoring runs.
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