Top 10 Players in IPL With Highest Batting Strike Rates (2008-2024)

Top 10 Players in IPL With Highest Batting Strike Rates

Indian Premier League is one of the most famous leagues in terms of cricket. IPL is also the wealthiest cricket league in the world and also famous for its fast-paced t20 cricket matches. In this article, we’ll discuss the highest batting strike rates in the history of IPL from 2008 to 2023. The seventeenth season of the Indian Premier League started on 22nd March 2024 and the Inaugural Match was between Chennai Super Kings and Royal Challengers Bangalore.

CSK won the match with 6 wickets. A batsman plays an important role in the fast pace of innings in the IPL. They have the aim to target the bowlers and put their charge to score big in their bowling spells. In the whole IPL season, we’ll find such players who truly make Batting in the Indian Premier League enjoyable for the fans. Today we’ll discuss the batsmen with the Highest strike rates in the history of the Indian Premier League.

List of IPL Players with Highest Batting Strike Rates in IPL History(2008 to 2024):- 

Highest Strike Rate in IPL

RankPlayerInningsRunsHighest ScoreStrike Rate
1Andre Russell (KKR)96226288*174.00
2Heinrich Klaasen (SRH)17514104165.81
3Liam Livingstone (PBKS)3282894165.60
4Sunil Narine (KKR)96104675159.69
5Jitesh Sharma (PBKS)2454349*159.24
6Glenn Maxwell (RCB)120271995157.62
7Nicholas Pooran (LSG)59127077156.79
8Virender Sehwag (PBKS)1042728122155.44
9Chris Morris (RR)5161882*155.28
10Shimron Hetmyer (RR)57113175152.22
11AB de Villiers (RCB)1705162133*151.68
1Chris Gayle (PBKS)1414965175*148.96
13Yashasvi Jaiswal (RR)371172124148.73
14Jos Buttler (RR)953223124148.32
15Rishabh Pant (DC)972838128*147.97
16Kieron Pollard (MI)171341287*147.32
17Prithvi Shaw (DC)71169499145.78
18Hardik Pandya (GT)114228891145.64
19Sanath Jayasuriya (MI)30772114145.11
20Tilak Varma (MI)2574084*144.53

Highest IPL Strike Rate Recorded in Single Innings

RankPlayerSRRunsBallsOppositionMatch Date
1Chris Morris (DD)422.2238*9RPW11 Apr 2017
2Shashank Singh (SRH)416.6625*6Titans27 Apr 2022
3Albie Morkel (CSK)400.00287RCB12 Apr 2012
4AB de Villiers (RCB)387.50318PW23 Apr 2013
5Balachandra Akhil (RCB)385.7127*7DEC25 May 2008
6Dinesh Karthik (RCB)375.0030*8SRH8 May 2022
7Pat Cummins (KKR)373.3356*15MI6 Apr 2022
8AB de Villiers (RCB)372.724111MI19 Apr 2015
9Andre Russell369.2348*13RCB5 Apr 2019
10Virat Kohli (RCB)357.14257RR30 Apr 2019
11Jitesh Sharma (PBKS)357.14257MI22 Apr 2023
12Glenn Phillips (SRH)357.14257RR7 May 2023
11Chris Gayle (RCB)350.003510SRH15 May 2015
12Sarfaraz Khan (RCB)350.0035*10SRH12 Apr 2016
13Suresh Raina (CSK)348.008725KXIP30 May 2014
14Kieron Pollard (MI)346.1545*13DD13 Apr 2010
15PBB Rajapaksa (KXIP)344.44319KKR1 Apr 2022
16Andre Russell (KKR)341.664112DD16 Apr 2018
17Luke Wright (PW)340.003410KXIP21 Apr 2013
18Rashid Khan (SRH340.0034*10KKR25 May 2018
19Nicholas Pooran (LSG)338.464413SRH13 May 2023
20Joffra Archer (RR)337.5027*8CSK22 Sep 2020
21Yusuf Pathan (KKR)327.277222SRH24 May 2014
22Nicholas Pooran (LSG)326.316219RCB10 Apr 2023
23Tim David321.4245*14RCB30 Apr 2023
24KL Rahul (KXIP)318.755116DD8 Apr 2018
25Sunil Narine (KKR)317.645417RCB7 May 2017

Conclusion

So in this blog, we see the players with one of the highest strike rates in the history of IPL from 2008 to 2023. Soon we’ll be able to see some new entries in this list in the IPL 2024. The seventeenth season of IPL is going very well and now fans are enjoying their batsman in this season gladly.

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