Faf du Plessis scores swashbuckling 94, enters Orange cap race – Chennai Super Kings opening batsman Faf du Plessis displayed outstanding batting performance against Kolkata Knight Riders by smashing 94 runs off just 60 balls. The talisman’s knock helped CSK post a massive total of 220/3. On the flat track of Mumbai, Faf made the most of the opportunity and hit 4 sixes and 6 fours.
The foundation of the big score was laid by CSK’s opening pair with Ruturaj Gaikwad and Faf smashing 115 off the first 77 deliveries.
In the four matches that CSK has played so far, Faf has scored 164 runs at a strike rate of 145.13.
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Faf du Plessis in IPL 2021 –
vs PBKS 36 runs off 33 balls
vs DC 0 runs off 3 balls
vs RR 33 runs off 17 balls
vs KKR 94 runs of 60 balls (Today)
With this innings, he entered the top five run-getters of this season. Faf is now ranked fourth on the list.
IPL 2021 Orange Cap
IPL 2021 Orange Cap Leaderboard
|4||Faf du Plessis||4||4||2||164||95*||82.00||113||145.13||0||1||16||7|
|10||AB de Villiers||3||3||1||125||76*||62.50||66||189.39||0||1||13||5|