IPL 2021 is the forthcoming cricket tournament that is going to entertain cricket fans worldwide. The previous season; IPL 2020, broke many records of viewership and IPL 2021 is expected to do the same. The tournament is expected to commence in April 2021. Mumbai Indians, who have won two back-to-back IPL trophies in the last two editions, will eye to make it three in a row.
On the other side, the winner of the inaugural IPL edition — Rajasthan Royals alongside Chennai Super Kings will aim to bounce back with a far better performance in IPL 2021 than the previous edition.
Teams like Royal Challengers Bangalore, Delhi Capitals, and Punjab Kings will be eager to win their first-ever IPL trophy in IPL 2021. After the IPL 2021 auction, all the teams are set with their revised squad. Other than teams, IPL 2021 will also observe a nail-biting competition among players for the orange cap. The award ‘orange cap’ goes to the player who scores maximum runs throughout the tournament. Here we talk about 5 players who can win the orange cap in IPL 2021.
IPL 2021: 5 Players Who Can Win The Orange Cap This Year
KL Rahul was the leading run-scorer in IPL 2020 with 670 runs in 14 games. He hit 5 half-centuries and one century in the tournament. Punjab Kings did not qualify for playoffs but KL Rahul’s spectacular batting earned limelight and fans’ appreciations.
KL Rahul’s quick and hard-hitting batting style has also promoted him as a trustworthy opener in the national team. KL Rahul has been in great form since IPL 2020. In IPL 2021, he will again lead Punjab Kings and is expected to entertain fans with his brilliant batting. So he is a worthy contender for the orange cap in IPL 2021.