Purple Cap

IPL 2022 – Andre Russell, Umesh Yadav help KKR brush aside PBKS

In the 8th match of IPL 2022, Andre Russell & Umesh Yadav earned the Orange & Purple caps and helped KKR register a dominant victory over PBKS. While Russell brought back his monstrous sixes it was Umesh Yadav who rattled PBKS batting lineup earlier. Umesh was declared as Player...

IPL 2021: Top 5 wicket takers this season

The Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 was postponed indefinitely after COVID-19 positive cases from within the bio-bubble started to surface.  With just 29 matches into the tournament, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), not wanting to compromise on the safety of the players and everyone involved, called it off. IPL, being...

IPL 2021: 3 potential replacements for an injured T Natarajan

Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) pacer T Natarajan has been ruled out for the entirety of the ongoing IPL season owing to a recurrent knee injury. His exit opens up a dire need for the franchise to fill the void created. In that regard, here's a look at some of the potential...

IPL 2021: 3 uncapped players who could win the Purple Cap

“Where talent meets the opportunity”- This is the motto of the Indian Premier League. IPL is easily the most celebrated and talked about cricketing events anywhere around the globe. And because this tournament acts as a showcase of up-and-coming talent, it exponentially increases the chances of such uncapped players...

IPL 2020 – KL Rahul won the Orange cap, Rabada Purple cap for the season

Finally the competition for the Orange Cap & purple cap comes to an end in IPL 2020. Shikhar Dhawan & Jasprit Bumrah failed to displace the top ranked KL Rahul & Kagiso Rabada. So, KL Rahul won the Orange cap for scoring most runs in IPL 2020 whereas Kagiso...