IPL 2021 will commence with the first match between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Mumbai Indians on April 9, 2021, in Chennai The match will be played at M Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.
Along with Royal Challengers Bangalore and Mumbai Indians, the six other teams part of the IPL 2021 tournament include Chennai Super Kings, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Kolkata Knight Riders, Delhi Capitals, Rajasthan Royals, and Punjab Kings. Only six venues will host all the IPL matches while playoffs games and final will be played at the same stadium which is Narendra Modi Cricket Stadium in Ahmadabad.
IPL 2021 is a tournament where hard-hitting batsmen hold a lot of value in the team. These players not only hit big shots during their innings but also increase the run-rate with their quickfire batting style. Due to this, these batsmen have a very high batting strike rate. Here we talk about five batsmen with the highest strike rate in the Indian Premier League.
IPL 2021: 5 Batsmen With Highest Strike Rate In The Tournament
5. Moeen Ali
Moeen Ali has the 5th highest strike rate in the Indian Premier League. The England cricketer has played 17 innings so far. He has scored 309 runs after facing 195 deliveries. This gives him a strike rate of 158.46 in IPL. Moeen Ali played for Royal Challengers Bangalore from IPL 2018 to IPL 2020. The England all-rounder was released by RCB ahead of IPL 2021 auction. Chennai Super Kings bought Moeen Ali for Rs. 7 crore in IPL 2021 auction.