IPL Orange Cap Winner : Highest Run Scorer in IPL

Season 11 of Indian Premier League (Vivo IPL 2018) will start from 7th April 2018.

As soon as the season starts, people get interested in knowing about who is the current holder of the Orange Cap.

IPL Orange Cap Winner

If you are a cricket fan then you would be surely knowing what is a Orange Cap in IPL.

The Indian Premier League (IPL) commends the highest run-getter with The Orange Cap. The Orange Cap is given to the top performers with the bat throughout the T20 tournament as a token of admiration for the best batsman.

In each of the play off games, the highest run scorer till the start of the match, wears a Orange Cap on the field while fielding.

The fun is that many times during the season, the Orange cap keeps on changing hands.

In the eight IPL seasons played so far, Chris Gayle has won the Orange cap award twice.

Previous Winners / Holders of IPL Orange Cap (IPL 2008 to IPL 2016) :

Please find below the list of Orange Cap Winners of Previous Seasons of Indian Premier League from 2008 to 2015.

IPL 2008 Orange Cap Winner / Holder (Season 1 ) :

Shaun Marsh was the Orange Cap Winner in IPL 2008.

Playing for Kings XI Punjab (KXIP), Shaun Marsh scored 616 runs playing in 11 matches at an average of 68.44. In the process he hit 1 century and 5 half centuries. He hit 59 boundaries and 26 sixes….

IPL 2009 Orange Cap Winner / Holder (Season 2 ) :

Matthew Hayden was the winner of the Orange Cap in IPL 2009.

Playing for Chennai Super Kings (CSK), Matthew Hayden scored 572 runs playing in 12 matches at an average of 52.00. In the process he hit 5 half centuries. He hit 60 boundaries and 22 sixes….

IPL 2010 Orange Cap Winner / Holder (Season 3 ) :

Sachin Tendulkar was the Orange Cap Winner in IPL 2010.

Playing for Mumbai Indians (MI), Sachin Tendulkar scored 618 runs playing in 15 matches at an average of 47.53. In the process he hit 5 half centuries. He hit 86 boundaries and 3 sixes….

IPL 2011 Orange Cap Winner / Holder (Season 4 ) :

Chris Gayle was the winner of the Orange Cap in IPL 2011.

Playing for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), Chris Gayle scored 608 runs playing in 12 matches at an average of 67.55. In the process he hit 2 centuries and 3 half centuries. He hit 57 boundaries and 44 sixes….

IPL 2012 Orange Cap Winner / Holder (Season 5 ) :

Chris Gayle was the Orange Cap Winner in IPL 2012.

Playing for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), Chris Gayle scored 733 runs playing in 15 matches at an average of 61.08. In the process he hit 1 century and 7 half centuries. He hit 46 boundaries and 59 sixes….

IPL 2013 Orange Cap Winner / Holder (Season 6 ) :

Michael Hussey was the winner of the Orange Cap in IPL 2013.

Playing for Chennai Super Kings (CSK), Michael Hussey scored 733 runs playing in 17 matches at an average of 52.35. In the process he hit 6 half centuries. He hit 81 boundaries and 17 sixes….

IPL 2014 Orange Cap Winner / Holder (Season 7 ) :

Robin Uthappa was the Orange Cap Winner in IPL 2014.

Playing for Kolkata Knight Rider (KKR), Robin Uthappa scored 660 runs playing in 16 matches at an average of 44.00. In the process he hit 5 half centuries. He hit 74 boundaries and 18 sixes….

IPL 2015 Orange Cap Winner / Holder (Season 8 ) :

David Warner was the Winner of the Orange Cap in IPL 2015.

Playing for SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH), David Warner scored 562 runs playing in 14 matches at an average of 43.23. In the process he hit 7 half centuries. He hit 65 boundaries and 21 sixes….

IPL 2016 Orange Cap Winner / Holder (Season 9 ) :

Virat Kohli was the Winner of the Orange Cap in IPL 2016.

Playing for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), Virat Kohli scored 973 runs playing in 16 matches at an average of 81.08. In the process he hit 7 half centuries and 4 centuries, breaking all IPL records . He hit 83 boundaries and 38 sixes in the tournament ….

IPL 2017 Orange Cap Winner / Holder (Season 10 ) :

David Warner was the Winner of the Orange Cap in IPL 2017.

Playing for SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH), David Warner scored 641 runs playing in 14 matches at an average of 58.27. In the process he hit 4 half centuries and 1 century.

IPL 2018 Orange Cap Winner / Holder (Season 11 ) :

Who will be the Winner of Orange Cap in Vivo IPL 2018 ???

Comment your guesses below …