IPL 2021: Stats round-up after 25 matches

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After Delhi Capital’s comfortable victory over KKR, the IPL 2021 points table has shifted. Delhi have toppled Royal Challengers Bangalore and jumped to the second position in the points table.

Delhi Capitals Prithvi Shaw scored 82 runs off 41 balls to power Delhi Capital to a 7 wicket win over Kolkata Knight Riders.

After 25 days of the IPL 2021, here is how the individual tallies and points table stats look.

Points Table of IPL 2021

No. Of teamsPlayedWonLostPointsNRR
Chennai Super Kings65110+ 1.475
Delhi Capitals75210+0.466
Royal Challengers Bengaluru65110+0.089
Mumbai Indians6336+0.071
Kolkata Knight Riders7254-0.494
Punjab Kings6244-0.608
Rajasthan Royals6244-0.690
Sunrisers Hyderabad6152-0.264

Purple Cap holders

RCB’s Harshal Patel remains the Purple Cap leader with 17 dismissals.
With 13 dismissals, Avesh Khan, who has been on fire for DC this season, is in second place.

Rahul Chahar (9), Chris Morris (9) are in third, fourth spot respectively. Rashid Khan join the list and are on 5th spot with 9 wickets.

Here’s the list of top 5 bowlers with most wicket in IPL 2021

PlayersMatchesWickets
Harsha Patel617
Avesh Khan713
Rahul Chahar611
Chris Morris611
Rashid Khan69

Orange Cap holders

Delhi Capital’s Shikhar Dhawan regained the orange cap after adding 47 runs against KKR with total of 311 runs. He is followed by Faf du Plessis (270). Prithvi Shaw joined the list after scoring 82 run off 41 balls in last match with KKR with total of 269 runs. KL Rahul (240) and Sanju Samson (229) are in fourth and fifth spot respectively.

Here’s the list of top 5 run scorers in IPL 2021

PlayersMatchesRuns
Shikhar Dhawan7311
Faf du Plessis6270
Prithvi Shaw7269
KL Rahul6240
Sanju Samson6229

More IPL 2021 Stats

  1. Shaw became the second batsman to score 6 fours in a over in the history of the IPL after Ajinkya Rahane.
  2. KL Rahul smashes Virat Kohli’s record, becomes fastest Indian to 5000 T20 runs in an IPL.

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