The IPL rivalry is about to start in a couple of days with Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings taking on each other in the return fixture and truly, it has been the El Clasico of cricket. The first phase of IPL 2021 saw the fixture between these sides turning into an excellent game and Mumbai Indians emerged victoriously against the in-form CSK side.
Both the teams are in strong contingent for a playoff spot in the IPL 2021 and they will bring their A-game into play in these games especially. With all those said ahead of the first game, here are 3 MI batsmen who have scored the most runs in the El Classico of Cricket.
3 MI Batsmen Who Have Scored The Most Runs In The El Classico Of Cricket:
Sachin Tendulkar: – 368
Sachin Tendulkar has been looked to as the god of cricket for his enormous amount of excellent performances for India in the international stages and he did play the IPL for as many as six seasons. Sachin had a liking against the CSK bowlers and he batted really well against them particularly scoring 368 runs in 12 games at an average of 36.80.
Sachin had the highest score of 74 against in the EL Classico games which is superlative and the little master decided to part ways with IPL after the 2013 season. Sachin opened the innings for the Mumbai Indians from the inaugural edition and he is the only cricketer in history to score 100 international centuries.