Orange Cap IPL 2022: The 15th season of the Indian Premier League i.e. IPL 2022 has started. From the very first match of this season, the race to capture the Orange Cap has started among the batsmen. Ishan Kishan has occupied the top of the list of top-5 batsmen.
Ishaan Kishan is on top in the race for Orange Cap
In IPL 2022, the 11th match of the season was played between Chennai Super Kings and Punjab Kings on Sunday. In this match, Chennai had to face defeat at the hands of Punjab by 54 runs. Even after three matches in this season, the account of Chennai’s victory has not opened. During the match, two batsmen thrashed the bowlers fiercely.
Who is on top in the race for Orange Cap?
For Punjab, Liam Livingston scored 60 runs in 32 balls with the help of five fours and five sixes, while for Chennai, Shivam Dubey scored 57 runs in 30 balls with six fours and three sixes. On the basis of this performance, now both the batsmen have reached the top-5 in the Orange Cap (Orange Cap in IPL 2022) race.
Mumbai Indians star batsman Ishan Kishan
Mumbai Indians’ star batsman Ishan Kishan remains at the top with 135 runs in two matches. Rajasthan Royals Jos Buttler, the only player to score a century so far this season, is also at number two with 135 runs from two matches. At the same time, Shivam Dubey of Chennai has reached the spot with 109 runs in three matches. Apart from them, Livingston of Punjab has jumped to the fourth position with 98 runs in three matches. Andre Russell of Kolkata Knight Riders remains in the top-5 with 95 runs in three matches.
Andre Russell becomes number one in hitting six
Butler is currently at number two. Apart from him, the reign of Andre Russell, who played an explosive inning in his last match, could not last even 24 hours and Ishan Kishan snatched the Orange Cap from him. Russell has now slipped to number three with 95 runs in three matches. Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Faf du Plessis is at number four with 93 runs in two matches. Apart from him, Rajasthan Royals captain Sansu Samson remains in the top-5 with 85 runs in two matches.