Hardik Pandya jumped in the race for the Orange Cap of IPL 2022, but he is still the number one batsman.
The half-stop of the 15th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) being played in Mumbai and Pune has now ended. A total of 36 matches have been played out of 70 league matches. After almost half the halt of IPL 2022 Oragnge cap , this season’s orange cap has been decorated by the England batsman on his head. Yes, Rajasthan Royals opener Jos Buttler is currently the highest run-scorer in IPL 2022.
Jos Buttler has scored 491 runs in 7 matches for Rajasthan Royals at an average of 81.83 and strike rate of 161.51 in seven matches played so far. Even the player who is second in the Orange Cap race is nearly 200 runs behind Butler. At present, the second name in the race for the Orange Cap of IPL 2022 is Hardik Pandya, who has scored 295 runs in 6 matches. He has an average of 73.75 and a strike rate of 136.57.
At the same time, like every time in the race to score more runs in the IPL season, this time also KL Rahul’s name is in the top 3. He has scored 265 runs in 7 matches at an average of 44.17 and strike rate of 141.71. At the fourth position is the name of RCB captain Faf du Plessis, who has played 8 matches and has scored 255 runs at an average of 31.88 and a strike-rate of over 130. At number five in the list is Prithvi Shaw with 254 runs, who has scored so many runs in 7 matches.