IPL 2022 Orange cap: In the 31st match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022, Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Faf du Plessis played a powerful innings of 96 runs against Lucknow Super Giants. Due to this innings, du Plessis has now taken a giant leap in the race of IPL 2022 Orange Cap. Du Plessis has got 250 runs from 7 matches and he has reached number three in the list of highest run-scorers this season.
Rajasthan Royals opener Jos Buttler remains on top with 375 runs in 6 matches and the Orange Cap remains with him. Butler scored his second century of the season in the match played against Kolkata Knight Riders on Monday.
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|Faf du Plessis||7||250||96||35.71||132.17||0||2|
Lucknow Super Giants captain KL Rahul, who scored 30 runs against Bangalore, has improved one place to the second position. Rahul has 265 runs from 7 matches. Apart from him, Kolkata captain Shreyas Iyer has slipped from second to fourth place with 236 runs in 7 matches. At the same time, Hardik Pandya has also slipped to number five with a loss of one place with 228 runs in five matches.