IPL 2022: Who Is Leading For Orange And Purple Cap?

The 15th season of the Indian Premier League, the best T20 cricket league in the cricket world, is being played. In this season of IPL, there is a tremendous battle between the teams. There is a competition between the teams to stay in the last four, which on the other hand also seems to be a battle of superiority among the players.

The Race For Caps Is Getting Interesting

This season there is a fierce competition between the batsman who has scored the most runs and the bowler who has taken the most wickets. In which players are fiercely trying to beat each other to take the Orange Cap and Purple Cap in their hands.


The match was played between Lucknow Supergiants and Sunrisers Hyderabad on Monday. After this match, there was a tremendous turnaround in the race for Orange Cap and Race for Purple Cap, where many players have strengthened their position.

Ishan Kishan Gets His Hand On The Orange Cap

Talking about the highest run-scorer in this IPL season, Ishan Kishan of Mumbai Indians, whose head is adorned with an orange cap. Ishan Kishan has 135 runs in 2 matches. After Ishan Kishan, Jos Buttler of Rajasthan Royals also has 135 runs in 2 matches.

The third place was taken by Lucknow Supergiants batsman Deepak Hooda, who has 119 runs in his name in 3 matches. After this, Shivam Dubey of Chennai Super Kings is fourth with 109 runs and KL Rahul also makes it to the top-5 with 108 runs in 3 matches is at 5th position.

Purple Cap Holder Umesh Yadav Is Also A Threat

The race for the highest wicket-taker this season has also become very interesting. In which Umesh Yadav of Kolkata Knight Riders is at the fore in the Purple Cap holder. Umesh has 8 wickets in 3 matches, but now he is being challenged by Lucknow Supergiants’ bowler Avesh Khan. Avesh has now got 7 wickets in 3 matches.

After this, there is Rahul Chahar of Punjab Kings, who has taken 6 wickets in 3 matches. In fourth place, Rajasthan Royals spin bowler Yuzvendra Chahal has 5 wickets in 2 matches and Mohammad Shami of Gujarat Titans in 5th place has 5 wickets in 2 matches.


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