IPL 2021: In the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League, there is a battle between eight teams on one side to win the title. On the other hand, there is a great battle between some batsmen about Orange to make his name. In the 29th match of IPL 2021, Delhi Capitals opener Shikhar Dhawan has once again won the Orange Cap by playing an unbeaten 69-run match-winning innings against Punjab Kings.
Before this match, Orange Cap was held by Punjab Kings captain KL Rahul. But due to ill health, Rahul did not play in this match and Dhawan took full advantage of it and once again captured the Orange Cap.
Dhawan now has 380 runs in eight matches at an average of 54.29. He has taken a very long lead over KL Rahul (331). On the other hand, Chennai Super Kings opener Faf du Plessis is at number three in this list. Plessis has 320 runs from seven matches at an average of 64.00.
Plessis and Rahul have scored the most fifties
In this season, Faf du Plessis and KL Rahul have scored the most fifties so far. Both have four names. Apart from this, Prithvi Shaw has so far scored three half-centuries. At the same time, the name of Shikhar Dhawan has also been three fifties.
Purple cap race is exciting
Rajasthan Royals fast bowler Chris Morris has joined the list of contenders to win the Purple Cap with three wickets against Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 28th match of IPL 2021. Morris has now 14 wickets in seven matches of IPL 2021. At the same time, the name of Royal Challengers Bangalore fast bowler Harshal Patel in the list has 17 wickets. Apart from this, Delhi Capitals fast bowler Avesh Khan is at number three in this list with 13 wickets.