PBKS vs RR in IPL 2021: KL Rahul overtakes David Warner to become second fastest player to reach 3000 runs

PBKS vs RR in IPL 2021: KL Rahul overtakes David Warner to become second fastest player to reach 3000 runs
PBKS vs RR in IPL 2021: KL Rahul overtakes David Warner to become second fastest player to reach 3000 runs

PBKS vs RR in IPL 2021- KL Rahul 3000 runs: Punjab Kings batsman KL Rahul on Wednesday completed 3000 runs in IPL. He achieved the feat while playing against Rajasthan Royals. He is now the second-fastest to complete the landmark in IPL.  He achieved the feat in the 80th innings and took over the likes of SRH’s David Warner (94) and CSK’s Suresh Raina (103). Meanwhile, his Punjab Kings teammate Chris Gayle continues to take the pole position with 75 inns. KL Rahul is now also the second leading run-scorer for his IPL franchise. Follow IPL 2021 live updates on insidesport.co and live streaming on Star Sports, Hotstar

In the match, he smashed 49 runs off just 33 balls that comprised 4 fours and a couple of sixes. He missed the pole position of most runs in IPL 2021 by a whisker.

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Fewest innings to 3000 IPL runs in IPL

75 Chris Gayle
80 KL Rahul
94 David Warner
103 Suresh Raina

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Meanwhile, KL Rahul also reinstated his position in most sixes tally. He overtook Jonny Bairstow who has pulled out of the IPL. He has slammed 16* sixes in the ongoing edition of IPL 2021.

OS PLAYER Mat Inns NO Runs HS Avg BF SR 100 50 4s 6s
1
KL Rahul
8 8 3 334 91* 66.80 248 134.67 0 4 27 16
2
Jonny Bairstow
7 7 1 248 63* 41.33 175 141.71 0 2 20 15
3
Kieron Pollard
8 8 4 183 87* 45.75 112 163.39 0 1 12 14

 

PBKS vs RR in IPL 2021- KL Rahul 3000 runs: He is also one of the highest run-getters in the tournament and dominates the Orange Cap table. The skipper is key to Punjab Kings’ fate in IPL 2021. He was also the highest run-getter during the last edition of IPL in the UAE.

Batting and Fielding Mat No Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s CT ST
Career 89 16 3009 132* 47.01 2,210 136.15 2 25 263 122 45 5
2021 8 3 362 91* 72.40 261 138.69 0 4 29 18 6 0
2020 14 2 670 132* 55.83 518 129.34 1 5 58 23 10 0

 

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IPL 2021 Orange Cap

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POS PLAYER Mat Inns NO Runs HS Avg BF SR 100 50 4s 6s
1
ShikharDhawan
8 8 1 380 92 54.28 283 134.27 0 3 43 8
2
KL Rahul
8 8 3 379 91* 75.80 274 138.32 0 4 31 18
3
Mayank Agarwal
8 8 2 322 99* 53.66 222 145.04 0 3 31 13
4
Faf du Plessis
8 8 2 320 95* 53.33 223 143.49 0 4 29 13

 

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