IPL 2019 : The highest run-scorer of each team
- As many as 16 batsmen crossed the 400-run mark in this season. Here's a look at the top scorers from each team.
The 12th edition of the cash-rich Indian Premier League is done and dusted. Rohit Sharma's Mumbai Indians defeated MS Dhoni's Chennai Super Kings in the season finale to capture their 4th IPL trophy. This victory made Mumbai the first team to win four IPL seasons.
The fans witnessed enthralling games in this season with a lot of hard hitters making their presence felt. Many international stars left the tourney midway thanks to the upcoming World Cup but they made sure they leave their mark on the hearts of the fans with their performances.
As mentioned ahead, the batsmen dominated the bowlers in most of the encounters hence, as many as 16 batsmen crossed the 400-run mark in this season. In this article, we will have a look at the highest run-scorer of each IPL team in IPL 2019 -
#8 Ajinkya Rahane - Rajasthan Royals
Matches - 14, Runs - 393, Highest Score - 105*, Strike Rate - 137.89
Rajasthan Royals had a season to forget in 2019 as the first ever IPL winners finished at the seventh position in the points table. They were never able to get the momentum on their side which forced the team management to change their captain midway.
Ajinkya Rahane was the initial choice for RR's captaincy but Steve Smith replaced him in the second phase of the league. However, Rahane, the batsman performed well for Royals as he emerged as their highest run-getter of the season.
The fact that he occupied the 19th position in the Orange Cap leaderboard signifies how poorly Rajasthan Royals played this year.
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