Dubai: In the Indian Premier League 2020 (IPL 2020), Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) captain KL Rahul is raining runs in every match with the bat. Even after playing an explosive innings of 77 against Mumbai Indians, Rahul has told that this season is his.
In the case of maximum runs for his best performance in the tournament, Orange Cap also sits on Lokesh Rahul’s head. In such a situation, Rahul, who has done amazing work with the bat against MI, has created many records.
IPL 3 consecutive seasons crossed the 500 runs mark
Significantly, KL Rahul (KL Rahul) has crossed the 500 runs mark in IPL 13 by playing a brilliant innings of 77 runs in 51 balls in front of Mumbai Indians (MI) on Sunday. Under this, Lokesh Rahul has become the first Indian player in this world’s biggest T20 league.
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– IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) October 18, 2020
Who has scored over 500 runs in three consecutive seasons of IPL. Rahul started the journey of scoring 500 runs in IPL from the IPL of 2018. KL Rahul scored 659 runs in IPL 11 (IPL 11). After that 593 runs came off Rahul’s bat in the last IPL and now in this season too, Lokesh has scored more than 500 runs after just 9 matches.
Rahul has 1 century and 5 fifties in IPL 2020
Rahul’s amazing form in IPL 13 can be gauged from his figures this season. Under this tournament, KL Rahul has played 9 matches so far. In these 9 bouts, Rahul has scored a total of 525 runs at an excellent batting average of 46.33. Apart from this, Rahul has also scored 1 century and 5 half-centuries this season.
Lokesh Rahul has scored an unbeaten IPL career score of 132 not out against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) under this IPL edition. In such a situation, Rahul still has 5 matches of the league stage left, in which he can also break the record of his highest 659 runs in an IPL season.