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IPL Orange Cap Holders List

1 Virat Kohli1697311381.08640152.03478338
2 David Warner1784893*60.57560151.42098831
3 AB de Villiers16687129*52.84407168.79165737
4 Shikhar Dhawan1750182*38.53429116.7804518
5 Gautam Gambhir1550190*38.53411121.8905546
6 Rohit Sharma1448985*44.45368132.88054916
7 Ajinkya Rahane144807443.63379126.6406549
8 Murali Vijay144538934.84364124.45055010
9 Quinton de Kock1344510837.08327136.08135213
10 Suresh Raina153997528.5312127.88033910

IPL 2015 Orange Cap Holder / Most Runs Scorers

DA WarnerSRH562149143.23156.5407
AM RahaneRR5401491*49.8133.1504
LMP SimmonsMI54013*7149.09122.7206
AB de VilliersRCB51316133*46.63175.0812
Virat KohliiRCB5051682*45.9130.8203
CH GayleRCB4911411744.63147.8912
RG SharmaMI4821698*37.07145.1803
SS IyarDD439148333.76128.3604
BB McCullumCSK43614100*33.53155.7212
KA PollardMI419167038.09163.6702

Cricket has always been worship for Indian. But, with Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI's) new initiation of Indian Premier League, cricket has found a new life and reason to breathe for the cricket buffs.
Many cricket fans believe that having a less time consuming cricket game could bring all the more fun in watching cricket. The first season of Indian Premier League (IPL) was played in the year 2008, which was won by the Rajasthan Royals (RR). In 2012, the whole country enjoyed cricket with IPL season five. The players on the field shared a different kind of positive energy on the field for this season. The players were more confident and competitive than previous seasons, where 19 matches were won in the last over by the teams and the teams won six matches with a less than 10 runs margin.

This year's tournament started on April 3 and finished on May 26, 2013. Season sixmight have started on a slow note, but IPL 6 managed to attract a big numbers of viewers than any other previous IPL edition. Defeating the two time champions 'Chennai Super Kings (CSK)', Kolkata Knight Riders won ths year's final tournament. Kolkata Knight Riders, Chennai Super Kings and Delhi Daredevils (DD) were the top three teams that performed exceptionally well. Rajasthan Royals managed to get the Fair Play Award, while Mandeep Singh, batsman of Kings XI Punjab (KXIP), was titled the rising star of the tournament. Kolkata Knight Riders, bowler, Sunil Narine was ranked as the player of the season.

Looking at other various popularly known events such as Tour de France, DLF Indian Premier League planned to introduce the orange cap, which is given to the batsman who has had been successful in achieving most runs on each day. This means the orange cap is given to the batsman who has scored the maximum number of runs.

List of Orange Cap Holders for Eight Consecutive Years


IPL 8 2015 Orange Cap Batsman
DA Warner (SRH) -562

IPL 7 2014 Orange Cap Batsman RV Uthappa (KKR) - 660

IPL 6 2013 Orange Cap Batsman
Michael Hussey (CSK) - 733

IPL 5 2012 Orange Cap Batsman
Chris Gayle (RCB) - 733 runs

IPL 4 2011
Chris Gayle (RCB) - 608 runs

IPL 3 2010
Sachin Tendulkar (MI) - 618 runs

IPL 2 2009
Matthew Hayden (CSK) - 572 runs

IPL 1 2008
Shaun Marsh (KXIP) - 616 runs

Last Updated on May 30, 2016