IPL Highest Batting Average

In the IPL, batsmen who score the most number of runs in a season are awarded the orange cap. In this article, we’ll look at batsmen who have the highest batting average in the IPL: 

POS Player Innings Runs Highest Score Average
1 KL Rahul 100 4151 132* 47.17
2 Hashim Amla 16 577 104* 44.38
3 Devon Conway 162 574 126 44.15
4 David Warner 162 6187 126 42.09
5 Lendl Simmons 29 1079 100* 39.96
6 Shaun Marsh 69 2477 115 39.95
7 JP Duminy 77 2029 78 39.78
8 Chris Gayle 141 4965 175* 39.72
9 AB de Villiers 170 5162 133* 39.70
10 Ms Dhoni 211 5039 84* 39.37

A stylish opener and the captain of the Lucknow SuperGiants right now, KL Rahul is a reliable run-scorer, and the list of batsmen with the greatest average in IPL history pretty well reflects that. Rahul has amassed the most run total in league history with 3889 runs scored in 100 innings at an average of 48.01. Hashim Amla, a former opener for South Africa, is ranked second with an average of 44.38, despite playing in just 16 innings.

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Launch the machine After 162 innings, David Warner is in third place with a respectable average of 42.01. The other two players in the top five are former MI opener Lendl Simmons (39.96 after 29 innings) and current SRH captain Aiden Markram (40.54 after 18 innings).

True IPL icons Shaun Marsh (39.95 after 69 innings), Jos Buttler (39.87 after 81 innings), Chris Gayle (39.72 after 141 innings), and AB de Villiers (whose 5162 runs came at an average of 39.70) are among the players in the bottom five. 

Highest Batting Average in IPL 2024

No Batsmen Team Avg Matches Runs
1 Virat Kohli RCB 67.75 11 542
2 Sanju Samson RR 64.17 10 385
3 Shashank Singh PBKS 63 11 315
4 Ruturaj Gaikwad CSK 60.11 11 541
5 Riyan Parag RR 58.43 10 409
6 Dinesh Karthik RCB 56.6 11 283
7 Tristan Stubbs DC 55.4 11 277
8 MS Dhoni CSK 55 11 110
9 Nitish Kumar Reddy SRH 54.75 7 219
10 Nicholas Pooran LSG 52.5 11 315

Read more: Orange Cap in IPL

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

1) Which batter in IPL history is the best?

Virat Kohli.

2) In the IPL 2024, who has the highest strike rate?

In the IPL 2024, Delhi Capitals’ Jake Fraser-McGurk has the highest strike rate (233.33).

3) In the IPL 2024, who has the highest batting average?

Virat Kohli. 

 

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