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List of highest run scorers in the IPL history

The first season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) was launched in 2008.  Till date 12 seasons of the IPL have been conducted successfully. Virat Kohli has made highest runs (5412) in the IPL tournaments followed by the Suresh Raina (5368). In fact Suresh Raina and Virat Kohli are the only two players in the IPL history who have scored more than 5000 runs.
May 13, 2019 12:46 IST
    Highest Run Scorers in IPL

    Indian Premier League (IPL)  is the most watched T-20 tournament and the second-best paying sporting league globally.  Currently IPL is comprises of the 8 teams. Mumbai Indians is the most successful team of the IPL which have won 4 titles so far followed by the Chennai Super Kings.

    Cricket tournaments like IPL are being organized in many countries of the world as; Big Bash, Pakistan Premier League and Bangladesh Premier League etc.

    Virat Kohli has made highest number of runs (5412) in the IPL tournaments. Till date Sri Lankan Lasith Malinga has taken highest wickets (170) followed by the Amit Mishra who have taken 157 wickets in the IPL history.

    The list of the top 10 highest run scorers in the IPL so far is given below;

    1. Virat Kohli

    Innings: 169

    Runs: 5412

    Highest Score: 113

    Average: 37.84

    Century: 5

    Sixes   : 191

    2. Suresh Raina

    Innings: 189

    Runs   : 5368

    Highest Score: 100

    Average: 33.34

    Century: 1

    Sixes  : 194

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    3.  Rohit Sharma

    Innings: 183

    Runs    : 4898

    Highest Score: 109

    Average: 33.60

    Century: 1

    Sixes  : 194

    4. David Warner

    Innings: 126

    Runs    : 4706

    Highest Score: 126

    Average: 43.17

    Century: 4

    Sixes  : 181

    5. Shikhar Dhawan

    Innings: 158

    Runs   : 4579

    Highest Score: 97

    Average: 33.42

    Century: 0

    Sixes  : 96

    6. Chris Gayle

    Innings: 124

    Runs   : 4484

    Highest Score: 175

    Average: 41.13

    Century: 6 (most by any player)

    Sixes  : 326 (most by any player)

    7. MS Dhoni

    Innings: 170

    Runs   : 4432

    Highest Score: 84

    Average: 42.20

    Century: 0

    Sixes : 209

    8. Robin Uthappa

    Innings: 170

    Runs   : 4411

    Highest Score: 87

    Average: 28.83

    Century: 0

    Sixes :  156

    9. AB de Villiers

    Innings          : 142

    Runs              : 4395

    Highest Score: 133

    Average: 39.95

    Century : 3

    Sixes   : 212

    10.  Gautam Gambhir

    Innings: 152

    Runs     : 4217

    Highest Score: 93

    Average: 31.23 

    Century:  0

    Sixes      : 56

    David Warner has scored highest fifties (44) in the IPL and Chris Gayle scored highest (6) centuries in the IPL history followed by the Virat Kohli i.e.5 centuries.

    The inception of the IPL is the greatest event in the sport history. IPL have provided money and fame to the players on a single platform. So this was the list of the all the top 10 highest run scorers in the IPL history.

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