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Who Is The King Of IPL?

Who Is The King Of IPL? | Best Batsman Or Bowler In IPL

Updated: By Arvind Kushwah

In this article, you will come to know the best answer to your question about Who is the king of IPL? or Which players deserve the crown of the king of IPL?. We made a list of the players for the crown of the king of IPL ahead in this article after considering various factors such as records, performances, trophies, consistency, etc. In this list, we also considered the opinions of the IPL audience and fans.

The full form of IPL is the Indian Premier League and it is a twenty20 cricket league that has been playing every year in India since 2008. IPL is known as the most popular twenty20 cricket league in the world of cricket where the best players of India and other countries participate in it to play cricket for eight or ten state-based or city-based franchises of India.

IPL has completed its 13 seasons successfully since 2008. To Participate in IPL, It becomes a dream of every boy who plays cricket in India because it gives them a chance for becoming part of the Indian national cricket team if they play the Indian Premier League like a king.

Who Is The King Of IPL?
Who Is The King Of IPL?

Answering this question Who is the King of IPL? is not easy because fans of every IPL player always think of their favorite player as a king of IPL but it can not be true because every player can not be a king of IPL. So we can say that playing IPL is one thing and becoming king of IPL is another thing. We will need to check out every aspect of a player by comparing it with others before giving the crown of the king of IPL to him.





While making the list of IPL kings, we have gone through various statistics, records, etc of a player or team before giving the crown of the king of IPL. The list of IPL kings is as follows.


1. Who Is The King Of IPL?

Virat Kohli is also known as King Kohli in the world of cricket and the former captain of the Royal Challengers Bangalore team. He is the highest runs scorer (6324) player in the 208 matches of IPL with having a batting average of 37.64 and also includes 42 half-centuries and 5 centuries. He holds the record's most runs (973) in the season of 2016. But his team has not won a single trophy in the IPL. So it is true that a team needs teamwork to become successful.

Who Is The King Of IPL? - Virat Kohli
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Seeing the statistics and records of King Kohli, there should be no doubt that Virat Kohli is the King of IPL.

Matches Runs 100s 50s Average
208 6324 5 42 37.64


2. Who Is The King Of IPL Bowler?

IPL has completed its 14 seasons with having great success and if we try to know a bowler with having the most wickets in the IPL, then only one name comes that is Lasith Malinga who has the highest wickets in all past IPL Seasons. He is famous for various skills like yorkers, variations, slower balls, etc.

Lasith Malinga is a former Sri Lankan fast bowler and played for the Mumbai Indians team of IPL. Lasith Malinga is not part of IPL yet because he has already announced his retirement from all forms of cricket.

He has taken 170 wickets in 122 matches with having an economy rate of 7.14. He has also taken 4 wicket hauls 6 times and 5 wicket hauls 1 time in his journey of IPL.

Who Is The King Of IPL Bowler?
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These statistics should be enough to give him the crown of the king of IPL bowler.

Matches Wkts Econ 4w 5w
122 170 7.14 6 1


3. Who Is The King Of IPL Captain?

Rohit Sharma is known as the most successful captain in IPL history because he has won five times the title of IPL for the Mumbai Indians team and he has been leading his team since 2012.

Rohit Sharma is not only the best captain of IPL but also a great batsman as the audience and fans are called him Hit-man for his performance in the IPL and cricket. He is one of the players who scored 5000+ runs in the IPL. He has also won the award of the Emerging Player of the Year.

He has scored 5652 runs in the 214 matches of IPL till date with having a batting average of 31.23 and also includes 40 half-centuries and 1 century. His best score is 109 runs In IPL.

Who Is The King Of IPL Captain
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Seeing the statistics and records of Rohit Sharma, It will not be wrong to give him the crown of the king of IPL captain.

Matches Runs 100s 50s Average
214 5652 1 40 31.23


4. Which Team Is The King Of IPL?

In the IPL, all the teams play matches between each other, and which team wins the most matches including the semi-final and final matches are called the winner of the IPL. Some teams won the IPL trophy many times but on the other hand, some teams could not win the IPL trophy a single time to date like Royal Challengers Bangalore.

Mumbai Indians is the team that has won the IPL trophies 5 times in the history of IPL which is the most compared to all other teams of IPL.

Mumbai Indians is a strong team and has domination in the IPL as when they play a match with any team then winning chances of them are high.

Duniya Hila Denge Hum is a tag line for the Mumbai Indians team.

Keeping all stats of Mumbai Indians team in mind, the answer to your question Which Team Is The King Of IPL? is clear that Mumbai Indians is the King of the IPL Team.



5. Who Is The God Of IPL?

If we try to find the god of IPL then only one name comes to our mind that is Christopher Henry Gayle who is also known as Universe Boss in the IPL for having too many records in the IPL. Chris Gayle is a Jamaican cricketer and plays cricket for the West Indies team. He has scored over 10000+ runs in the T20 format with a superb strike-rate till date.

Chris Gayle is a consistent performer in the IPL incredibly. He is the most destructive batsman in the world of cricket and holds the record of the highest individual score in the IPL. He scored 175 run Pune Warriors team while playing for Royal Challengers Bangalore. He has won Orange Cap many times in IPL. (Orange Cap is a cap that is given to a player to score the most runs in a season of IPL)

Chris Gayle has scored 5652 runs in the 142 matches of IPL with having a good batting average of 39.72 and also includes 31 half-centuries and 6 centuries. His best score is 175 runs In IPL.

Who Is The God Of IPL?
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Seeing the statistics and records of Chris Gayle, It will be fair that Chris Gayle is the God of IPL.

Matches Runs 100s 50s Average
142 4965 6 31 39.72


6. Who Is The No 1 Player Of IPL?

It will be fair enough to call Rohit Sharma Is The No 1 player of IPL because he has won 5 IPL titles and also scored 5000+ runs in the 214 matches with having a good strike rate. He is an outstanding player and famous for hitting big sixes. He is the third-highest runs getter in the IPL after Virat and Dhawan. Seeing his capabilities, he is made captain of the India Nation Team in all formats recently.



7. Who Is The King Of Sixes In IPL?

According to the IPL statistics, If you try to find a player who hit the most sixes in the IPL then Chris Gayle comes at the top of the list of sixes. He hit 357 sixes in his journey of IPL which is the highest as compared to any other IPL player. There should be no doubt to call Chris Gayle as a Sixes king of the IPL.



8. Who Is Mr IPL?

Suresh Raina is called Mr IPL for his outstanding performances in IPL. Suresh Raina is the first player who scored 5000+ runs in the IPL and also the highest runs getter in the IPL before Virat Kohli. He was a core part of the Chennai Super Kings team and played an important role in winning 3 IPL trophies. He is also known for his fielding skills.

Many players play IPL but to become Mr IPL, you need to have a special skill-set as Suresh Raina has. He has hit 203 sixes and 506 fours which tell the story of his batting skills.

Suresh Raina has scored 5528 runs in the 205 matches of IPL with having a good batting average of 32.52 and also includes 39 half-centuries and 1 century. His best score is 100 runs In IPL.

Who Is Mr IPL - Suresh Raina
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His statistics and records are enough to tell why he is Mr IPL.

Matches Runs 100s 50s Average
205 5528 1 39 32.52


9. Who Is The King Of IPL 2021?

Ruturaj Gaikwad was the king of IPL batsman 2021 as he was the highest runs getter in IPL 2021. He scored 635 runs in 16 matches of IPL 2021 with having a batting average of 45.35 and also included 4 half-centuries and 1 century. His best score was 101 runs In IPL 2021 without losing his wicket.

Harshal Patel was the king of IPL bowler 2021 as he took the most wickets in IPL 2021. he had taken 32 wickets in 15 matches with having an economy rate of 8.14. He had also taken 4 wicket hauls 1 time and 5 wicket hauls 1 time in this season of IPL.

Chennai Super Kings team was the king of the IPL team in IPL 2021 by winning the trophy.



10. Who Is The King Of IPL 2020?

Kananur Lokesh Rahul is also known as KL Rahul in the world of cricket. He was the king of IPL batsman 2020 as he was the highest runs getter in IPL 2020. He made 670 runs in 14 matches of IPL 2020 and also included 5 half-centuries and 1 century. His best score was 132 runs In IPL 2020 without losing his wicket. But still, his team was unable to win the title of IPL that year.

Kagiso Rabada was the king of IPL bowler 2020 as he took 30 wickets in 17 matches with having an economy rate of 8.34. He had also taken 4 wicket hauls 2 times in this season of IPL but still, his team was unable to win the title of IPL that year.

Mumbai Indians team was the king of IPL team in IPL 2020 by winning the trophy.



11. Who Is The King Of IPL 2019?

David Warner was the king of IPL batsman 2019 as he was the highest runs getter in IPL 2019. He made 692 runs in 12 matches of IPL 2019 with having a superb batting average of 69.20 and also included 8 half-centuries and 1 century. His best score was 100 runs In IPL 2019 without losing his wicket. But still, his team was unable to win the title of IPL that year.

Imran Tahir was the king of IPL bowler 2019 as he took the most 26 wickets in 17 matches and also took 4 wicket hauls 2 times in this season of IPL but still, his team was unable to win the title of IPL that year.

Mumbai Indians team was the king of IPL team in IPL 2019 by winning the trophy.



12. Who Is The King Of IPL 2018?

Kane Williamson was the king of IPL batsman 2018 as he was the highest runs getter in IPL 2018. He scored 735 runs in 17 matches of IPL 2018 with having an outstanding batting average of 52.50 and also included 8 half-centuries. His best score was 84 runs In IPL 2018.

Andrew James was the king of IPL bowler 2018 as he took the most wickets in IPL 2018. he took 24 wickets in 14 matches and also took 4 wicket hauls 3 times in this season of IPL.

Chennai Super Kings team was the king of the IPL team in 2018.



FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

1. Who is the owner of csk?

Ans: CSK team is owned by Chennai Super Kings Cricket Ltd and the parent company is India Cements.

2. Who is the best captain in IPL?

Ans: Rohit Sharma is the best captain in IPL as he won 5 titles for his team.

3. Who called Mr 360?

Ans: AB de Villiers is known as Mr 360 for his outstanding performance in the world of cricket.

4. Which team is father of ipl?

Ans: Mumbai Indians team known as father of IPL team because they won IPL trophies many times.