In this post, we would be listing out the players with most runs in IPL by Batsman of Each Team for their respective franchise. Players from all over the globe participates in IPL playing for their franchise. From batting point of view, modern day cricket is most widely known for the runs scored by the batsman, the sixes to the stadium, and the classy strokes to the boundaries.
Indian Premier League (IPL) is a league based tournament where different franchise competes with their selected players for the trophy. Unlike the International cricket, IPL witness a single player playing for different franchise in different seasons.
Currently, there are Eight (8) teams in IPL and we would be listing the Top 8 batsman from each team who has the most IPL runs for their respective franchise.
As stated above, players may have been bought by different teams now. But the stats being shared is based on the current season where players might have been drafted to different teams. So the Stats would be for the players in team in the latest squad. The players may have not necessarily scored this runs for the team with which they are currently playing.
Most IPL Runs by a Players of all the 8 Franchise
Virat Kohli – Royal Challengers Bangalore (6076 Runs)
First on the list is the Iconic Indian Batsman Virat Kohli. Virat Kohli has scored 6076 runs in 191 innings for Royal Challengers Bangalore which includes 5 major centuries. He has been in top form for RCB and has continuously delivered for the team.
Shikhar Dhawan – Delhi Capitals (5577 Runs)
Shikhar Dhawan has played for Sunrisers Hyderabad in the past where he has scored most of his runs. He is currently playing for Delhi Capitals and have scored 5577 runs in 183 innings in his IPL career. He has been in top form this season and is also consistently delivering for his national team. So, we can expect more runs being added to his tally this season.
Suresh Raina – Chennai Super Kings (5491 Runs)
Second on the list is the Mr. IPL Suresh Raina from Chennai Super Kings. He has been playing for CSK since the very first season and has scored 5491 runs in 195 innings taking the team to victories many times. He has managed these runs even after missing out a complete season last year. We hope that he continues to score and keep shinning.
Rohit Sharma – Mumbai Indian (5480 Runs)
While we are listing the top runs scorers, we could hardly miss the Hitman Rohit Sharma. Rohit Sharma has played for Deccan Chargers (SRH as of now) in the initial IPL seasons and is now playing for Mumbai Indians. He has been featuring in the list of top scorers since he started opening the batting for Mumbai Indians (MI). Rohit Sharma has scored 5480 runs in 202 innings and is continuously delivering for his team as a leader.
David Warner – Sunrisers Hyderabad (5447 Runs)
David Warner, an Australian batsman in one of the most consistent batsman in IPL who have been continuously delivering for his team. David Warner has been playing for Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) for a long time and has scored 5447 runs from 148 innings. As of now, he has been the lone warrior for his team. We hope that he finds a perfect Opening partner this season.
Chris Gayle – Punjab Kings (4772 Runs)
The Universe Boss Chris Gayle is well known for his sixes and those sixes contributes greatly to the runs scored by a player. He has played most of his IPL games for Royal Challengers Bangalore for which he has scored most of his IPL runs. He is the player with highest IPL individual score in match, Chris Gayle is currently playing for Punjab Kings has scored 4772 runs in 139 innings in his IPL career and would add more as a player of Punjab Kings.
Dinesh Karthik – Kolkata Knight Riders (3946 Runs)
Dinesh Karthik have played for teams like RCB, MI in the past and have contributed greatly for the teams. He is currently playing for Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR). He has scored 3376 Runs in 184 innings in his IPL career.
Sanju Samson – Rajasthan Royals (2861 Runs)
Sanju Samson is the top scorer in the RR (Rajasthan Royals) Squad as of now. This youngster has never failed to impress and has been continuously delivering for his team. He has scored 2861 runs in 110 innings. He looked dangerous in the staring of the season this year and we hope he continues the same in the later part too.
Summary of Stats Table
There are other players with higher runs than the one that we have listed but we have omitted the players from the same team in this status.