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Best Performing Players in the IPL 2018

IPL is one of the most famous T20 League of the world and from the day it started, its popularity is increasing day by day. Today i will tell you some records and facts about IPL that you may not know. There are some interesting facts about the IPL.

Amazing Facts about IPL

  • Royal Challenger Banglore is the team who stand highest total scrore on scoreboard – 265 runs
  • Royal Challenger Banglore is the team who stand lowest total scrore on scoreboard – 49 runs
  • Mahendra Singh Dhoni is the player who faced 40 dot balls in IPL against Pragyan Ojha. Pragyan Ojha has 6 times dismissed Mahendra Singh Dhoni in the tournament.
  • CSK bought 25 Players  of team in 73.5 Cr INR that is least spent money by any team.
  • Ben Stokes Price is 12.5 Cr in this IPL season and he is the most expensive player.
  • Manish Pandey and KL Rahul are the most expensive Indian batsman at 11 Cr.
  • Most famous players are unsold this year like Lasith Malinga, Ishant Sharma, Dale Stayn and Hashim Amla.
  • Sandeep Lamichhane Being first player from Nepal, Playing IPL 2018 for Delhi Daredevils.
  • Kolkata Knight Riders have smallest squad in 2018.
  • Sachin Tendulkar (2010) and Virat kohli (2016) two Indian player who have won the title of the Most Valuable Player
  • Delhi Daredevils is the only team in IPL that had never played in the IPL final.
  • In IPL 2013, Dale Stayn had bowled 213 dot balls highest by any bowler.
  • Chennai Super Kings is the only team that had never changed their captain. Mahendra Singh Dhoni is the captain of Chennai Super Kings team in IPL 2018
  • Amit Mishra is the only player in IPL that had taken 3 Hat-Trick.
  • Piyush Chawla had bowled more than 400 overs in IPL and he is yet to bowl and not a no ball.
  • Virat Kohli had scored 973 runs in IPL 2016, the highest by any player.
  • Every Year in IPL RCB promote go Green initiative by wearing Green Jersey for a match.
  • From 2008 to 2014 first match of IPL always feature KKR or MI or both.
  • Yusuf Pathan has the record of the fastest 50 in IPL and Chris Gayle has the fastest 100 in 30 balls in the IPL.


  • Mumbai Indians has won the most matches in the IPL.
  • Sachin Tendulkar was the first indian cricketer to won oranges cap in IPL.
  • Chris Gayle is the only player in IPL to win orange cap twice.
  • Yousuf Pathan and Rohit Sharma have been part of IPL most winning team by any players.
  • Bhubaneswar Kumar is the only bowler who has won Purple cap twice.
  • Sarfaraz Khan is the most youngest and Brad Hogg is the oldest player to play in IPL.
  • Parthiv Patel is the only player who had played for more than 6 franchises.
  • Gautam Gambhir has record of most half centuries and most duck in IPL.
  • Chris Gayle was remain unsold in IPL 4 but later RCB bought him.
  • Adam Gilchrist is the best bowling figures in IPL who bowled just one ball and took the wicket of Harbhajan Singh.
  • Suresh Raina is the only player to play all the matches played by a franchise.
  • Chennai Super Kings has lost maximum number of times in the final in IPL.
  • Lasith Malinga took maximum 28 wickets in 16 matches by any bowler in a season.
  • Manish Pandey and Robin Uthappa both have played for four different IPL teams.

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