IPL Orange Cap Holders Players List

The IPL Orange Cap is a cricket award presented to the player who scores most runs in the Indian Premier League T20 tournament. The batsman who scores maximum runs in IPL gets the orange cap to wear in the match.

IPL 2016 season is all set to kick off this Saturday, 9th April 2016 at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. The most popular T20 cricket league is scheduled in April and May of every year.

Orange Cap in IPL

IPL was started in the year 2008, Shaun Marsh from Kings XI Punjab had won the orange cap in the founding year. Since then, Chennai Super Kings and Royal Challengers Bangalore teams have won the IPL orange cap twice while Kings XI Punjab, Mumbai Indians, Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad have won once.

IPL Orange Cap holder

IPL Orange Cap Winner List

Year Player Mat Runs SR
2008  Shaun Marsh (KXIP) 11 616 139.68
2009  Matthew Hayden (CSK) 12 572 144.81
2010  Sachin Tendulkar (MI) 15 618 132.61
2011  Chris Gayle (RCB) 12 608 183.13
2012  Chris Gayle (RCB) 15 733 160.74
2013  Michael Hussey (CSK) 16 733 129.50
2014  Robin Uthappa (KKR) 16 660 137.78
2015  David Warner (SRH) 14 562 156.54

Orange Cap in IPL Won by Teams

Club Total
Chennai Super Kings 2
Royal Challengers Bangalore 2
Kings XI Punjab 1
Mumbai Indians 1
Kolkata Knight Riders 1
Sunrisers Hyderabad 1

 

 Chris Gayle is the only player in the Indian Premier League who have won the IPL orange cap twice.

IPL 2015 Orange Cap Holders Players List

Pos Player Mat Runs HS Avg 6s
1  David Warner 14 562 91 43.23 21
2  Ajinkya Rahane 14 540 91* 49.09 13
3  Lendl Simmons 13 540 71 45.00 21
4  AB de Villiers 16 513 133* 46.63 22
5  Virat Kohli 16 505 82* 45.90 23
6  Chris Gayle 14 491 117 40.91 38
7  Rohit Sharma 16 482 98* 34.42 21
8  Shreyas Iyer 14 439 83 33.76 21
9  Brendon McCullum 14 436 100* 33.53 23
10  Kieron Pollard 16 419 70 38.09 28

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