Mumbai IndiansMI 14 7 7 0
Chennai Super KingsCSK 14 9 5 0
Royal Challengers BangaloreRCB 14 9 5 0
Delhi CapitalsDC 14 10 4 0
Punjab KingsPK 14 6 8 0


Player Innings Runs
Virat Kohli 191 6076
Shikhar Dhawan 183 5577
Suresh Raina 195 5491
Rohit Sharma 202 5480
David Warner 148 5447

Who Are The Top Run-Getters In IPL History?

The Indian Premier League has managed to see the most fabulous runners in the history of their existence. The runners have solidified their name as the best runners in existence by their performance in the IPL league.

Virat Kohli

At the top of the chart is Virat Kohli with 6076 runs. Virat Kohli’s overall number of runs speaks a lot of the Captain Royal Challengers Bangalore performance in the matches where he was the first player. 

Virat Kohli is the first in IPL history to manage to score over 6000 runs while still at the Royal Challengers Bangalore.

Furthermore, Virat Kohli has the Highest IPL average of 37.97 after a total of 199 matches. But despite his runner power, Virat Kohli has never lifted the Indian Premier League trophy.

Shikhar Dhawan

Shikhar Dhawan is the second-highest runner after Virat Kohli. His overall runs equal 5,577 runs. Furthermore, the 35-year-old is the first batsman in the IPL history to hit centuries in several consecutive games. 

Shikhar Dhawan achieved the feat in the Indian Premier League 2020, where he scored tons against Kings XI Punjab and Chennai Super Kings. Also, just like Virat Kohli, Shikhar Dhawan has never held the IPL trophy. 

Suresh Raina

Suresh Raina is the third-highest runner in the IPL tournament history. His overall runs equalled 5491 runs. In addition, Suresh Raina has smashed 133.33 as he hit 32 from 24 balls, leading CSK to win the tournament in 2018 against Sunrisers Hyderabad. Therefore, Suresh Raina is among the highest runners in the world and also one who participated in ensuring his team got a trophy. But more is expected of Suresh Raina in the Indian premier league in 2021.Get more updates for sports news and IPL matches live status follow Pure Win News.

 Reference Resource: 

  1. https://www.sportskeeda.com/cricket/ipl-most-runs
  2. https://www.isportsleague.com/who-are-the-top-run-getters-in-ipl-history/
  3. https://stats.espncricinfo.com/ci/engine/records/batting/most_runs_career.html?id=117;type=trophy

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