IPL 2022 Orange cap: In IPL 2022, Jos Buttler of Rajasthan Royals scored his second century of the season in the match played against Kolkata Knight Riders on Monday. This is Buttler’s third century for Rajasthan and he has become the first batsman to score three centuries for this franchise. Butler scored a century of 103 runs in 61 balls with the help of nine fours and five sixes against Kolkata.
On the basis of this innings, Butler has now strengthened his position in the Orange Cap (Orange cap in IPL 2022) race. Butler has retained the Orange Cap for a long time. He now has 375 runs in 6 matches and is at the top of the list of highest run-scorers this season.
IPL 2022: For the first time in the 15-year history of IPL, such a feat happened, 3 big records made in a single match
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At the same time, Kolkata captain Shreyas Iyer, who played an innings of 85 runs in the same match, with 236 runs in 7 matches, has reached the second number in the Orange Cap (Orange cap in IPL 2022) race. Lucknow Super Giants captain KL Rahul has slipped to number three with 235 runs in 6 matches. Gujarat Titans captain Hardik Pandya is fourth with 228 runs in five matches and Shivam Dubey of Chennai Super Kings is at number five with 207 runs in five matches.
Punjab Kings batsman Liam Livingston, who played a brilliant innings of 60 runs against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Sunday, has been eliminated from the top-5 in the race for the Orange Cap. Livingston has 224 runs in six matches. Livingston scored 60 runs in 33 balls against Hyderabad with the help of five fours and four sixes.