Chennai Super Kings emerged as the ultimate champions of IPL 2021 after defeating Kolkata Knight Riders in the final. CSK defeated KKR by 27 runs in the final to lift their 4th IPL title. Batting first, CSK posted a mammoth 192-3 on the scoreboard with an 86-run knock by Faf du Plessis. Later, CSK restricted KKR to 165-9 in 2nd innings.
Indian Premier League 2021 witnessed many incredible knocks during the tournament. There were few batsmen who gave a consistent batting show throughout the tournament. Even the race for orange cap observed a nail-biting competition till the final match. In this listicle, we take a look at the top 5 highest run scorers of IPL 2021.
IPL 2021: Top 5 Highest Run Scorers Of The Tournament
5. Glenn Maxwell- 513
Glenn Maxwell finished as the 5th highest run-scorer in IPL 2021. Playing for Royal Challengers Bangalore, the Aussie player smacked 6 half-centuries to score 513 runs in 14 innings at an average of 42.75. Maxwell also owned a brilliant strike rate of 144+. His highest knock in the tournament was 78.