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Ruturaj Gaikwad races past KL Rahul to become fastest Indian to reach 2000 IPL runs

Ruturaj Gaikwad races past KL Rahul to become fastest Indian to reach 2000 IPL runs

Ruturaj Gaikwad scripted history as he became the fastest Indian player to reach 2000 runs in IPL against Mumbai Indians

Chennai Super Kings (CSK) skipper Ruturaj Gaikwad scripted history on Sunday against MI. Gaikwad became the fastest Indian player to score 2000 runs in IPL. He went past previous record holder KL Rahul as he wreaked havoc on MI bowlers.

Gaikwad becomes fastest Indian to reach 2000 IPL runs

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Ruturaj Gaikwad57
KL Rahul60
Sachin Tendulkar63
Rishabh Pant64
Gautam Gambhir68
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Mumbai Indians won the toss and opted to bowl first against CSK at the Wankhede stadium in Mumbai. MI managed to get an early breakthrough as they got rid of Ajinkya Rahane within the powerplay. Rachin Ravindra and Ruturaj Gaikwad stitched together a 50-run partnership before Shreyas Gopal put the breaks on the duo. The spinner got rid of Rachin Ravindra, thereby bringing Shivam Dube out to bat.

Dube and Gaikwad slammed half-centuries each as CSK went past the 150 run-mark.

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