IPL 2022: Who Is Leading Orange & Purple Cap Today?

As the caravan of IPL’s 15th season progresses, the excitement is reaching its peak. In this season of IPL, all the teams are looking to improve their position in the points table. So the same teams are working hard to enter the top-4.

An Interesting Battle Is Seen In The Race Of Run-Wicket

In the midst of this battle of the points table, this season players of all the teams are also trying to win the Orange Cap and Purple Cap, trying to perform better. The race between the batsmen who scored the most runs and the bowlers who took the most wickets this season is getting interesting.

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In which the 33rd match of this season was played between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings on Thursday. After this match, again some changes have been seen in the race of runs and the race for wickets. Let’s look at the top-5 of the Orange-Purple Cap.

Jos Buttler Is The Master Of Runs

In this season of IPL, Jos Buttler of Rajasthan Royals is leading in the race for runs. Jos Buttler has scored 375 runs in 6 matches played this season. He is first in the race for the Orange Cap. Butler is followed by KL Rahul, the captain of Lucknow has 265 runs in 7 matches.

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RCB captain Faf du Plessis is at number three on this list. Faf du Plessis has 250 runs in 7 matches. After which now Shivam Dubey of Chennai Super Kings reached fourth place again. Dubey has scored 239 runs in 7 matches. So at number 5 is KKR captain Shreyas Iyer, who is present after scoring 236 runs in 7 matches.

Yuzvendra Chahal Is Now Getting The Challenge

Similarly, when it comes to wicket-takers, the Purple Cap is still on the head of Rajasthan Royals spin bowler Yuzvendra Chahal. Yuzvendra Chahal has 17 wickets in 6 matches. After Chahal, his partner in Team India is Kuldeep Yadav. Kuldeep of Delhi Capitals has 13 wickets in 6 matches.

After Yuzi and Kuldeep, there has been a change at number three, where Dwayne Bravo of Chennai Super Kings has got his name written. Bravo has 12 wickets in 7 matches. Sunrisers Hyderabad’s bowler at number four in the list has 12 wickets in 6 matches and Avesh Khan of Lucknow is on the fifth, who has 11 wickets in 7 matches.

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