Sharjah. Punjab Kings captain KL Rahul has completed 500 runs in IPL 2021. For the fourth consecutive season, he has scored more than 500 runs. Till now no Indian batsman has been able to do this. That is, he has beaten the opposing bowlers fiercely. Although he has not been able to get the title to Punjab till now. Rahul left Chris Gayle behind. He scored more than 500 in 3 consecutive seasons. Gayle is the only batsman to score more than 14 thousand runs in T20. Although the most 6 times this feat has been done by the legendary Australian batsman David Warner. Playing first against Punjab, RCB has scored 164 runs for 7 wickets.
KL Rahul has scored more than 500 runs in 4 consecutive IPL seasons from 2018 to 2021. In 2018, he scored 659 runs in 14 matches at an average of 55. Scored 6 fifties. The strike rate was 158. In 2019, he scored 593 runs in 14 matches at an average of 54. Scored one century and 6 half-centuries. Strike rate was 135. In 2020, he scored 670 runs in 14 innings at an average of 56. Scored one century and 5 half-centuries. Strike rate was of 129.
Highest run scorer in the current season
Talking about IPL 2021, KL Rahul has become the highest run-scorer. He got 528 runs. Has scored 5 fifties. He was dismissed for 39 runs off 35 balls against RCB on Sunday. Has hit 1 four and 2 sixes. So far only 2 batsmen have been able to score more than 500 runs. CSK’s opener batsman Rituraj Gaikwad is at number two with 508 runs. Talking about KL Rahul’s IPL career, he has scored more than 3 thousand runs so far. Has scored 2 centuries and 26 half-centuries. 125 sixes have also been completed in his IPL.
Mayank also did amazing
Mayank Agarwal scored 400 plus score in IPL for the second consecutive season. Mayank has scored four fifties in this season. In IPL 2020, this batsman scored 424 runs in 11 matches with the help of one century and two half-centuries. He and KL Rahul open for Punjab. They are playing 50 runs now.