IPL: Mahendra Singh Dhoni bats hard in the death overs, there is no batsman around


IPL: Mahendra Singh Dhoni bats hard in the death overs, there is no batsman around

IPL 2024, MS Dhoni: Now only a few days are left for the 17th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) to start. IPL 2024 will start from March 22. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) had recently released the schedule for the first 17 days only. During this period, a total of 21 matches including 4 double headers will be played. In the first match of the league, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) captained by Mahendra Singh Dhoni will face Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB). This match will be played at MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. In IPL, Mahendra Singh Dhoni beats the bowlers fiercely in the death overs (17-20). He is the batsman who has scored the most runs in death overs in the history of the league.

Dhoni scored 2632 runs in death overs in IPL
Mahendra Singh Dhoni has so far scored 2632 runs in 161 innings in death overs in IPL. During this period his strike rate has been 187.33. Dhoni has hit 198 fours and 162 sixes in the death overs. In this list, Kieron Pollard (1708) is at second place, AB de Villiers (1421) is at third place, Dinesh Karthik is at fourth place (1364), Ravindra Jadeja is at 5th place (1307), Rohit Sharma is at 6th place (1149), Hardik Pandya is at 7th place (1086). ), Virat Kohli (1045) at 8th, Andre Russell (969) at 9th and David Miller (906) at 10th.

Most runs in death overs (17-20) in IPL

  • 2632 runs – Mahendra Singh Dhoni
  • 1708 runs – Kieron Pollard
  • 1421 runs – AB de Villiers
  • 1364 runs – Dinesh Karthik
  • 1307 runs – Ravindra Jadeja
  • 1149 runs – Rohit Sharma
  • 1086 runs – Hardik Pandya
  • 1045 runs – Virat Kohli
  • 969 runs- Andre Russell
  • 906 runs- David Miller

Dhoni played most matches
Talking about Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s performance in IPL, he has scored 5082 runs in 218 innings of 250 matches played so far at an average of 38.79 and strike rate of 135.91. During this period he has scored 24 half-centuries. His highest score in the league is 84 runs not out. He is the player who has played the most number of IPL matches. Apart from this, he is also the 7th highest run scorer in the league.

Batsman who scored most runs in IPL

  • Virat Kohli: 7263 runs
  • Shikhar Dhawan: 6617 runs
  • David Warner: 6397 runs
  • Rohit Sharma: 6211 runs
  • Suresh Raina: 5528 runs
  • AB de Villiers: 5162 runs
  • Mahendra Singh Dhoni: 5082 runs

Players who played most matches in IPL

  • Mahendra Singh Dhoni: 250 matches
  • Rohit Sharma: 243 matches
  • Dinesh Karthik: 242 matches
  • Virat Kohli: 237 matches
  • Ravindra Jadeja: 226 matches

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