IPL 2021: Updated Points Table, Orange Cap, Purple Cap – After Match 18
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IPL 2021: Updated Points Table, Orange Cap, Purple Cap – After Match 18

IPL 2021, Points Table, Orange Cap, Most Runs, Purple Cap, Most Wickets

In the 18th match of the IPL 2021, Rajasthan Royals (RR) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) at Wankhede Stadium (Mumbai), where Rajasthan Royals claimed a crucial 6-wicket victory.

Rajasthan Royals captain Sanju Samson chose to field first after winning the toss. They bowled really well in the first innings as they restricted KKR to 133/9 (20 overs). Apart from Rahul Tripathi (36), Nitish Rana (22) and Dinesh Karthik (25) were the other two batsmen of KKR who reached the 20-run mark in that innings.

Chris Morris bowled really well in that game, especially in the death overs as he had bowling figures of 4-0-23-4. Jaydev Unadkat (1/25), Chetan Sakariya (1/31), and Mustafizur Rahman (1/22) got one wicket each in that innings.

In reply, Rajasthan Royals chased down the target in 18.5 overs after losing four wickets. Captain Sanju Samson played the responsible knock of 42 not out off 41 balls (2 fours and only six) while Yashasvi Jaiswal (22), Shivam Dube (22), and David Miller (24*) also provided strong support.

IPL 2021: Participating Teams

IPL 2021, Points Table, Orange Cap, Most Runs, Purple Cap, Most Wickets
IPL Trophy (Image Credit: Twitter)

Chennai Super Kings (CSK)Delhi Capitals (DC)Mumbai Indians (MI)Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)Punjab Kings (PBKS)Rajasthan Royals (RR)Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH).

IPL 2021: Updated Points Table

Rank Team Matches Won Lost Tied/No Result Net Run Rate Points
1 RCB 4 4 0 0/0 +1.009 8
2 CSK 4 3 1 0/0 +1.142 6
3 DC 4 3 1 0/0 +0.426 6
4 MI 5 2 3 0/0 -0.032 4
5 PBKS 5 2 3 0/0 -0.428 4
6 RR 5 2 3 0/0 -0.681 4
7 SRH 4 1 3 0/0 -0.228 2
8 KKR 5 1 4 0/0 -0.675 2

Current Orange Cap Holder

Shikhar Dhawan, IPL 2021, Points Table, Orange Cap, Most Runs, Purple Cap, Most Wickets
Shikhar Dhawan (Image Credit: Twitter)

IPL 2021: Top 10 Most Runs

Rank Player (Team) Matches (Innings) Runs Highest Score Average Strike Rate 100s/50s
1 Shikhar Dhawan (DC) 4 (4) 231 92 57.75 148.07 0/2
2 KL Rahul (PBKS) 5 (5) 221 91 55.25 133.13 0/2
3 Rohit Sharma (MI) 5 (5) 201 63 40.20 130.51 0/1
4 Sanju Samson (RR) 5 (5) 187 119 46.75 143.84 1/0
5 Nitish Rana (KKR) 5 (5) 186 80 37.20 123.17 0/2
6 Glenn Maxwell (RCB) 4 (3) 176 78 58.66 149.15 0/2
7 Jonny Bairstow (SRH) 4 (4) 173 63* 57.66 132.06 0/2
8 Faf du Plessis (CSK) 4 (4) 164 95* 82.00 145.13 0/1
9 Suryakumar Yadav (MI) 5 (5) 154 56 30.80 143.92 0/1
10 Virat Kohli (RCB) 4 (4) 143 72* 47.66 128.82 0/1

Current Purple Cap Holder

IPL 2021, Points Table, Orange Cap, Most Runs, Purple Cap, Most Wickets
Harshal Patel (Image Credit: IPL)

IPL 2021: Top 10 Most Wickets

Rank Player (Team) Matches (Innings) Wickets BBI Average Economy Rate 4wks/5wks
1 Harshal Patel (RCB) 4 (4) 12 5/27 9.66 7.25 0/1
2 Rahul Chahar (MI) 5 (5) 9 4/27 15.22 6.85 1/0
3 Chris Morris (RR) 5 (5) 9 4/23 18.00 9.00 1/0
4 Deepak Chahar (CSK) 4 (4) 8 4/13 13.75 7.33 2/0
5 Avesh Khan (DC) 4 (4) 8 3/32 12.87 7.35 0/0
6 Chetan Sakariya (RR) 5 (5) 7 3/31 23.71 8.30 0/0
7 Andre Russell (KKR) 5 (4) 7 5/15 16.00 12.44 0/1
8 Arshdeep Singh (PBKS) 5 (5) 6 3/35 20.50 7.85 0/0
9 Trent Boult (MI) 5 (5) 6 3/28 24.00 7.85 0/0
8 Mohammed Shami (PBKS) 5 (5) 6 2/21 24.00 8.00 0/0
  • Note: BBI – Best bowling in an innings