IPL 2020 Orange Cap: David Warner enters top 5, Mayank Agarwal still leading the chart

Sunrisers Hyderabad skipper David Warner scored 60 off 44 balls against Mumbai Indians in the match no.17 of IPL 2020 on Sunday to become the fifth-highest run-getter in IPL 2020 so far. He smashed 5 fours and 2 sixes during his innings.

The Australian opener has so far accumulated 175 runs in five games including a half-century. His average is 43.75.

Meanwhile, Kings XI Punjab batsman Mayank Agarwal continues to lead the Orange Cap chart, while his skipper KL Rahul is second on the list.

CSK’s Faf du Plessis stays at No.3 with 195 runs followed by MI skipper Rohit Sharma who has 176 runs to his name in five games.

IPL 2020 Orange Cap Leaderboard 

POS PLAYER Mat Inns NO Runs HS Avg BF SR 100 50
1
Mayank Agarwal
4 4 0 246 106 61.50 148 166.21 1 1
2

KL Rahul

4 4 1 239 132* 79.66 161 148.44 1 1
3

Faf du Plessis

4 4 1 195 72 65.00 135 144.44 0 2
4

Rohit Sharma

5 5 0 176 80 35.20 122 144.26 0 2
5

David Warner

5 5 1 175 60* 43.75 142 123.23 0 1

 

On the other hand, Royal Challengers Bangalore spinner Yuzvendra Chahal continue to don the Purple Cap after he bagged three wickets against Rajasthan Royals in the Match no.15 of Indian Premier League 2020 on Saturday.

Overall, the wrist spinner has bagged 8 wickets in four matches of IPL 2020 and he is on top of the Purple Cap holder list with an economy of 7.18.

Chahal is followed by Kings XI Punjab pacer Mohammad Shami, who also has 8 wickets in his kitty and an economy rate of 7.86.

Delhi Capitals pacer Kagiso Rabada is third in the points tally.

Notably, Mumbai Indian pacers Trent Boult and James Pattinson acquired fourth and fifth positions respectively after they clinched two wickets each against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Sunday.

IPL 2020 Purple Cap Leaderboard 

POS PLAYER Mat Ov Runs Wkts Avg Econ
1 Yuzvendra Chahal 4 16 115 8 14.37 7.18
2 Mohammad Shami 4 15 118 8 14.75 7.86
3 Kagiso Rabada 3 12 75 8 10.71 6.25
4 Trent Boult 5 19.2 157 8 19.62 8.12
5 James Pattinson 5 20 160 7 22.85 8.00

 

Meanwhile, Mumbai Indians defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad by 34 runs to register their third win in five matches in Indian Premier League 2020. The victory saw the defending champions climbing to first position in the IPL 2020 points table.

On the other hand, SRH slipped to sixth position after they suffered their third loss of the season. They have four points from five games and a net run rate of -0.417.

Meanwhile, Delhi Capitals is in second position and they are followed by Virat Kohli-led Royal Challengers Bangalore.

Fourth position is acquired by Rajasthan Royals while Kolkata Knight Riders are sixth in the points tally.

Kings XI Punjab and Chennai Super Kings are at seventh and eighth position respectively.

IPL 2020 Latest Points Table

Indian Premier League P W L D NRR Pts
1  Mumbai Indians 5 3 2 0 1.214 6
2  Delhi Capitals 4 3 1 0 0.588 6
3  Royal Challengers Bangalore 4 3 1 0 -0.954 6
4  Kolkata Knight Riders 4 2 2 0 -0.121 4
5  Rajasthan Royals 4 2 2 0 -0.317 4
6  Sunrisers Hyderabad 5 2 3 0 -0.417 4
7  Kings XI Punjab 4 1 3 0 0.521 2
8  Chennai Super Kings 4 1 3 0 -0.719 2