Winning the man of the match award could be the best reward for a player who has performed really well in the match and it has been a tradition over the years in the game including IPL. The performance can be in any field including the bowling, batting or fielding department.
It is important to reward a player when he has performed well as it motivates him to achieve more and produce similar kind of performances consistently. With the amount of pressure involving in the IPL, it is not easy to bag the man of the match award and here are 5 players with the most man of the match awards in IPL history.
5 Players With Most Man Of The Match Awards In IPL History:
David Warner – 17
The Australian opener David Warner has a good record in IPL with 5247 runs in 145 IPL games so far. He has been a standout performer for the Sunriser Hyderabad over the years and has captained the team to a successful campaign in 2016. He is certainly one of the marquee players of the IPL.
Despite the mediocre form in last season, Warner finished the third-highest run-scorer in the tournament with 548 runs in 16 games. Warner has had a lot of impact on the team’s performance and guided the team home over the line on most occasions. He has won 17 Man of the Match awards in his IPL career and stands fifth on the list of most man of the match awards in IPL history.