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IPL 2023 stats: Most runs scored by a batter in the Indian Premier League

The IPL 2023 witnessed the most hundreds scored since 2008, A total of 11 centuries was smashed this season. The IPL has seen plenty of high-scoring affairs over the years and some players have made it a habit to get centuries every season. Players have accumulated a lot of runs this season as we saw a lot of pitches used who were aiding run making. One of the biggest achievements for a batter is to score a century in the T20 format of cricket and lead his team to victory and this season has witnessed it on several occasions.

The Orange cap changed a lot of heads this season but towards the end it was Shubman Gill who wore it, he had a fantastic season and hammered the ball to all parts of the ground, be it home or away. Faf du Plessis was leading the charts of the most runs in the Indian Premier League for most part of the season but Shubman managed to over take him in the playoffs. In this article, we will look at the most runs scored by a player in the 2023 season of the Indian Premier League.

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List of most runs scored in the 2023 season of IPL

1. Shubman Gill – 890 runs

Shubman Gill tops the charts for the most runs scored in the 2023 season of the Indian Premier League. He scored a total of 890 runs which included 3 magnificent centuries. Shubman Gill has been very impressive with the bat and his explosive batting took GT all the way to the finals for the 2nd time in a row.

2. Faf du Plessis – 730 runs

Faf du Plessis comes 2nd on the list, with 730 runs this season. Faf was excellent at the top for Royal Challengers Bangalore, he made full use of the powerplay and also anchored the innings on several occasions. Du Plessis got close to scoring a century but failed to get one under his belt this season.

3. Devon Conway – 672 runs

Devon Conway, the left hand opener from New Zealand takes the 3rd on the list of the most runs scored in the Indian Premier League 2023 reason. A total 672 runs were scored by the south paw which include 5 half centuries. Devon Conway was excellent in the powerplay and also ensured CSK got off to brisk starts in all their matches. His role is this team holds a lot of value and will return to play for CSK in the next season as well.

4. Virat Kohli – 639 runs

The former Royal Challengers Bangalore Skipper, Virat Kohli smashed 1 century this season and scored a total of 639 runs and takes the 4th spot on the list of the most runs scored in the 2023 edition of the IPL. The Royal Challengers Bangalore couldn’t make it to the play offs despite some tremendous batting by Kohli is the do or die game against Gujarat Titans.

5. Yashsvi Jaiswal – 625 runs

Yashsvi Jaiswal had an outstanding season with the bat for Rajasthan Royals, he outscored his opening partner Jos Buttler and managed to score 625 runs this season which puts him on the 5th spot in the list of the most runs scored this season by a player.

IPL: Top 5 most runs scored in the 2023 IPL season

PlayerTotal hundredsTotal RunsTeam
Shubman Gill11890Gujarat Titans
Faf du Plessis8730Royal Challengers Bangalore
Devon Conway7672Chennai Super Kings
Virat Kohli5639Royal Challengers Bangalore
Yashasvi Jaiswal4625Rajasthan Royals

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