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Kohli second batter to score 600+ runs in four seasons of IPL

NEW DELHI: Achieving over 600 runs in a single season is a remarkable feat in the thrilling arena of the Indian Premier League (IPL), where every run counts and every boundary receives cheers.
Two game stalwarts,

KL Rahul

and

Virat Kohli

, stand tall at the zenith of this record, each accomplishing the milestone in four separate seasons. Their unwavering consistency with the bat has not only garnered individual accolades but also cemented their positions as indispensable assets for their respective teams.
Star

Royal Challengers Bengaluru

batter Kohli on Thursday became the second batter after Rahul to achieve this big feat during the IPL match against Punjab Kings at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium in Dharamsala.

Following them closely are

Chris Gayle

and

David Warner

, who have each scored over 600 runs in three separate seasons. These hard-hitting batsmen are well-known for their explosive batting and ability to change the course of a match single-handedly. Their contributions to their teams have been invaluable, and they have a significant fan following due to their entertaining style of play.

Most 600+ run seasons in IPL

  • 4 KL Rahul & Virat Kohli
  • 3 Chris Gayle & David Warner
  • 2 Faf du Plessis

Faf du Plessis, the South African cricketer, has also made a mark in the IPL with two seasons where he scored more than 600 runs. His batting prowess and experience have been crucial for the teams he has played for, making him a reliable player in the top order.
The IPL has seen many brilliant performances over the years, but crossing the 600-run mark in a single season is a testament to a player’s skill and consistency. It is not just about having one or two good innings, but maintaining a high standard throughout the tournament.
The tournament has become a platform for both established stars and emerging talents to showcase their skills, and records like these add to the excitement and competitiveness of the league.