CSK vs RCB: Faf du Plessis smashes fifty, completes 200+ runs in IPL 2021, enters top 3 in Orange Cap race

CSK vs RCB: Chennai Super Kings Faf du Plessis smashes fifty, completes 200+ runs in IPL 2021, enters top 3 in Orange Cap race
CSK vs RCB: Chennai Super Kings Faf du Plessis smashes fifty, completes 200+ runs in IPL 2021, enters top 3 in Orange Cap race

CSK vs RCB: Faf du Plessis smashes fifty, completes 200+ runs in IPL 2021, enters top 3 in Orange Cap race- Chennai Super Kings opening batsman Faf du Plessis has become the fourth batsman to complete 200 runs in IPL 2021. He achieved the feat while playing against RCB at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai on Sunday. He provided a top start to CSK with the bat and also jumped to the top 4 in the Orange Cap race. du Plessis also shared a fifty partnership with Ruturaj Gaikwad. He took on all the RCB bowlers right from the start of his innings.

He completed his fifty off 40 balls which featured 5 boundaries and a six.

CSK vs RCB: Faf du Plessis smashes fifty, completes 200+ runs in IPL 2021, enters top 3 in Orange Cap race

POS PLAYER Mat Inns NO Runs HS Avg BF SR 100 50 4s 6s
1
ShikharDhawan
4 4 0 231 92 57.75 156 148.07 0 2 29 5
2
KL Rahul
5 5 1 221 91 55.25 166 133.13 0 3 18 10
3
Faf du Plessis
5 5 3 214 95* 107.00 153 139.86 0 2 21 8
4
Rohit Sharma
5 5 0 201 63 40.20 154 130.51 0 1 14 9

 

Top innings by Faf du Plessis has already help CSK clinch three victories in a row. He has been one of the consistent run-getter in IPL. Last year, he was top scorer for CSK across all 14 innings, amassing 449 runs.

Du Plessis in IPL 2021

vs Royal Challengers Bangalore: unbeaten 43* [Today]

vs Kolkata Knight Riders: 95 not out

vs Rajasthan Royals: 33

vs Punjab Kings: 36*

vs Delhi Capitals: 0

Meanwhile, du Plessis has also completed 2,500 runs in his IPL career. He has smashed 17 fifties in the cash-rich league.

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Batting and Fielding Mat No Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s CT ST
Career 89 10 2509 96 34.84 1,930 130.00 0 17 225 81 57 0

 

du Plessis total IPL salary: 26.4 crore

IPL 2021 salary: Rs 1.6 crore

See Link: https://moneyball.insidesport.co/single-player.php?id=347

In the match, Dhoni on Sunday won the toss and elected to bat against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB). CSK made two changes: Lungi Ngidi and Moeen Ali OUT, Imran Tahir, Dwayne Bravo IN.

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