IPL Orange Cap Winners List

The IPL Orange Cap is awarded to the top run-scorer in each season of the Indian Premier League. It is a prestigious honor that recognizes the outstanding batting performances of players throughout the tournament. Let’s take a look at the list of IPL Orange Cap winners:

1. Shaun Marsh (2008)

Australian batsman Shaun Marsh was the first-ever recipient of the IPL Orange Cap. Representing the Kings XI Punjab in the inaugural season of the IPL, Marsh scored a total of 616 runs in 11 matches, including one century and five half-centuries.

2. Matthew Hayden (2009)

Australian opener Matthew Hayden won the Orange Cap in the second season of the IPL while playing for the Chennai Super Kings. He amassed 572 runs in 12 matches, with a highest score of 89.

3. Sachin Tendulkar (2010)

Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar clinched the Orange Cap in 2010 while representing the Mumbai Indians. He scored 618 runs in 15 matches, averaging an impressive 47.53.

4. Chris Gayle (2011, 2012, 2013)

West Indian powerhouse Chris Gayle has won the Orange Cap a record three times. He achieved this feat in consecutive seasons from 2011 to 2013 while playing for the Royal Challengers Bangalore. Gayle’s explosive batting prowess saw him score a staggering 733 runs in 2011, followed by 733 runs in 2012 and 708 runs in 2013.

5. David Warner (2015, 2017, 2019)

Australian opener David Warner has also won the Orange Cap three times. He achieved this feat in 2015, 2017, and 2019 while representing the Sunrisers Hyderabad. Warner’s consistent performances with the bat saw him score 562 runs in 2015, 641 runs in 2017, and 692 runs in 2019.

These are just a few of the notable winners of the IPL Orange Cap. The list continues to grow each year as new players showcase their batting skills and make their mark in the tournament.