Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad

Result - Final - Chennai

Indian Premier League


114/2 (10.3 ov)


113/10 (18.3 ov)

KKR won by 8 wickets

Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Rajasthan Royals

Result - Qualifier 2 - Chennai

Indian Premier League


139/7 (20 ov)


175/9 (20 ov)

SRH won by 36 runs.

Rajasthan Royals vs Royal Challengers Bengaluru

Result - Eliminator - Ahmedabad

Indian Premier League


174/6 (19 ov)


172/8 (20 ov)

RR won by 4 wickets

Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad

Result - Qualifier 1 - Ahmedabad

Indian Premier League


164/2 (13.4 ov)


159/10 (19.3 ov)

KKR won by 8 wickets

Rajasthan Royals vs Kolkata Knight Riders

Cancelled - Match 70 - Guwahati

Indian Premier League

Rajasthan Royals

Kolkata Knight Riders

Match abandoned due to rain

IPL Orange Cap 2024 (Most Runs in IPL 2024)

1Virat KohliRCB7411547961.75113154.7623815
2Ruturaj GaikwadCSK5831441353108141.16581814
3Riyan ParagRR5731638452.0984149.224033--4
4Travis HeadSRH5671529640.5102191.55643214
5Sanju SamsonRR5311634648.2786153.474824--5
6Sai SudharsanGT5271237347.91103141.29481612
7KL RahulLSG5201438237.1482136.134519--4
8Nicholas PooranLSG4991428062.3875178.213536--3
9Sunil NarineKKR4881527034.86109180.74503313
10Abhishek SharmaSRH4841623732.2775204.223642--3
11Heinrich KlaasenSRH4791628039.9280171.071938--4
12Rishabh PantDC4461328740.5588155.43625--3
13Faf du PlessisRCB4381527129.264161.624721--4
14Philip SaltKKR4351223939.5589182.015024--4
15Yashasvi JaiswalRR4351627931.07104155.91541611
16Shubman GillGT4261228938.73104147.4371512
17Rohit SharmaMI4171427832.08105150452311
18Tilak VarmaMI4161327841.665149.643519--3
19Shivam DubeyCSK396142443666162.32828--3
20Rajat PatidarRCB3951522330.3855177.132133--5

R: Runs, Inns: Innings, Avg: Average, SR: Strike Rate, H.S: Highest Score, Wkts: Wickets, Ovs: Overs, 4-Fers: Four Wicket Haul, 5-Fers: Five Wicket Haul, BBI: Best Bowling in Innings, RCI: Runs Conceded Innings, ECN: Economy, Mdns: Maidens, Mat: Matches, BF: Balls Faced

Orange Cap in IPL 2024: RCB's veteran batter Virat Kohli won the Orange Cap with 741 runs.

Royal Challengers Bengaluru's (RCB) veteran batter Virat Kohli leads the Orange Cap race in IPL 2024 with 741 runs. Kohli has looked at his vintage best this season, carrying his team's batting lineup. He even notched up a hundred, scoring an unbeaten 113 off 72 balls with the help of 12 fours and four maximums against Rajasthan Royals in Match 19 in Jaipur. He has been leading from the front having amassed 741 runs in 15 matches with a strike rate of 154.69 and an impressive average of 61.75.

Chennai Super Kings (CSK) captain Ruturaj Gaikwad sits firmly in the second spot of the Orange Cap list. The right-hand batter has 583 runs to his name in 14 matches. He was also the first batter to breach 50 boundaries in IPL 2024. The 27-year-old has scored four half-centuries and one century in IPL 2024.

Rajasthan Royals’ (RR) Riyan Parag is also in the race with his timely 48 against PBKS in Match 65. The RR batter has become a pivotal asset for the team and has scored 573 runs in 16 matches. His strike rate of 149.21 isn't too shabby either.

Sunrisers Hyderabad’s (SRH) power-hitter Travis Head has been leading from the front, having piled up 567 runs in 15 matches. Travis Head boasts a strike rate of 191.55 with an average of 40.5

Besides, Rajasthan Royals’ (RR) Sanju Samson occupies the fifth spot with 531 runs from 16 games at an average of 48.27 and a strike rate of 153.46. He played a couple of blistering innings of 86 and 71* balls against DC and LSG, however, only the latter resulted in a victory for his team.

IPL Orange Cap Trivia

  • Shaun Marsh (616 runs in 11 matches in 2008) was the first player to win the award.
  • The record of most runs in a single IPL season is held by Virat Kohli (973 runs in 2016 edition).
  • David Warner has the record of winning the Orange Cap most number of times (3).
  • Yashasvi Jaiswal (625 runs, 14 innings) scored the most runs by an uncapped batter in the 2023 season 

Rules for IPL 2024 Orange Cap

  • The Orange Cap is awarded to the leading run-scorer of the IPL season.
  • The batsman who holds the Orange Cap during the season is allowed to wear it while in the field during the games, as long as he retains the top-scorers spot in the tournament.
  • In an event where two or more batsmen are tied on runs, the batsman with a better strike rate is awarded the Orange Cap.
  • In an event where an opposition batsman overtakes the tally of the current holder of the Orange Cap, the previous holder is allowed to wear the Cap until the end of that particular innings in which another batsman overtakes him.

List of IPL Orange Cap Winners from (2008 to 2024)

The first-ever recipient of the Orange Cap was Shaun Marsh. The Aussie, who represented the Punjab Kings in the inaugural edition of the IPL plundered 616 runs in the tournament. The first-ever Indian player to win the Orange Cap award in the IPL is Sachin Tendulkar. The legendary cricketer scored 618 runs in the year 2010.

Chris Gayle is the only player to have won the Orange Cap award on two consecutive occasions. The West Indian emerged as the highest run-scorer in the 2011 and 2012 editions of the IPL. Also, Aussie David Warner has won the Orange Cap award the most number of times (three). The other players who have won the award are Matthew Hayden, Michael Hussey, Robin Uthappa, Virat Kohli, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Kane Williamson and KL Rahul.

In the 2021 edition of the IPL, the Orange Cap award was won by Chennai Super Kings’ (CSK) Ruturaj Gaikwad. The right-hander scored a mammoth 635 runs in the tournament and scored them at an average over 45 and a strike rate of 136.27.

Jos Buttler won the coveted award for the first time in IPL 2022 scoring 863 runs at an average of 57.53 and a strike-rate of 149.05. IPL 2024 is set to begin on March 22. The IPL 2024 schedule is released and the opening game is a blockbuster clash between defending champions Chennai Super Kings and Royal Challengers Bangalore. Super Kings will be raring to make their presence felt on the IPL 2024 points table this time around too and establish their supremacy.

Year Winners (Player) Innings Runs Highest Score Average Strike Rate 50 100 4s 6s
2008 Shaun Marsh (KXIP) 11 616 115 68.44 139.68 5 1 59 26
2009 Matthew Hayden (CSK) 12 572 89 52 144.81 5 0 60 22
2010 Sachin Tendulkar (MI) 15 618 89 47.53 132.61 5 0 86 3
2011 Chris Gayle (RCB) 12 608 107 67.55 183.13 3 2 57 44
2012 Chris Gayle (RCB) 14 733 128 61.08 160.74 7 1 46 59
2013 Michael Hussey (CSK) 17 733 95 52.35 129.5 6 0 81 17
2014 Robin Uthappa (KKR) 16 660 83 44 137.78 5 0 74 18
2015 David Warner (SRH) 14 562 91 43.23 156.54 7 0 65 21
2016 Virat Kohli (RCB) 16 973 113 81.08 152.03 7 4 83 38
2017 David Warner (SRH) 14 641 126 58.27 141.81 4 1 63 26
2018 Kane Williamson (SRH) 17 735 84 52.5 142.44 8 0 64 28
2019 David Warner (SRH) 12 692 100 69.2 143.87 8 1 57 21
2020 KL Rahul (KXIP) 14 670 132* 55.83 129.34 5 1 58 23
2021 Ruturaj Gaikwad 16 635 101* 45.35 136.26 4 1 64 23
2022 Jos Buttler (RR) 17 863 116 57.53 149.05 4 4 83 45
2023 Shubman Gill 17 890 129 59.33 157.8 4 3 85 33
2024 Virat Kohli 15 741 113 61.75 154.7 5 1 62 38

FAQ Related to Orange Cap in IPL

Who’s the current holder of Orange Cap in IPL 2024?

RCB's veteran batter Virat Kohli won the Orange Cap with 741 runs.

Who won the first Orange Cap in IPL history?

The first Orange Cap winner in IPL 2008 was Shaun Marsh from the Kings XI Punjab team.

Who’s won the most Orange Caps in IPL history?

Australian opening batter David Warner has won the Orange Cap most times in IPL history winning the cap three times so far. The southpaw finished as the leading run scorers of the 2015, 2017 and 2019 editions of the tournament playing for Sunrisers Hyderabad.

Who’s scored the most runs in a single IPL season?

Royal Challengers Bengaluru's batter Virat Kohli holds the record for most runs in an IPL season as he scored 973 runs in the 2016 edition of the tournament. 

Who was the Orange Cap Holder in IPL 2023?

The orange cap holder in IPL 2023 was Shubman Gill from the Gujarat Titans (GT) team. He finished the tournament as the leading run-scorer, earning the orange cap for his outstanding batting performances with 890 runs in 17 matches.

What is the price of Orange Cap winner in IPL 2024?

The prize money for the Orange Cap winner in IPL 2024 is 15 lakhs.

Who is currently leading the Points Table in IPL 2024?

Kolkata Knight Riders are currently leading the table with 20 points.