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Meet the Top 10 Players with Most 50s in IPL History

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The Indian Premier League, India’s annual cricket extravaganza is unquestionably one of the most popular leagues in the world. The event has young and experienced players worldwide fighting against the finest in the sport to be named the Indian T20 domestic champion. The batters tear away the bowling lineups throughout the competition. It is like T20 cricket in general, with a load of big hits and bowlers getting blasted around the field. As a result of the fast-paced nature of the sport, half-centuries are a common occurrence. On that topic, here is the list of players with the most half centuries (50) in IPL history.

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List of Players with Most 50 in IPL History

Player

Span

Mat

Inns

Runs

HS

Ave

SR

100

50

50+

4s

6s

DA Warner (DC/SRH)

2009-2023

176

176

6397

126

41.53

139.91

4

61

65

646

226

Virat Kohli (RCB)

2008-2023

237

229

7263

113

37.24

130.02

7

50

57

643

234

Shikhar Dhawan (DC/MI/PBKS/SRH)

2008-2023

217

216

6617

106*

35.38

127.17

2

50

52

750

148

AB de Villiers (DC/RCB)

2008-2021

184

170

5162

133*

39.7

151.68

3

40

43

413

251

Rohit Sharma (DC/MI)

2008-2023

243

238

6211

109*

29.57

130.04

1

42

43

554

257

Suresh Raina (CSK/GL)

2008-2021

205

200

5528

100*

32.51

136.73

1

39

40

506

203

KL Rahul (KXIP/LSG/PBKS/RCB/SRH)

2013-2023

118

109

4163

132*

46.77

134.42

4

33

37

355

168

CH Gayle (KKR/KXIP/PBKS/RCB)

2009-2021

142

141

4965

175*

39.72

148.96

6

31

37

404

357

Gautam Gambhir (DC/KKR)

2008-2018

154

152

4217

93

31

123.88

36

36

492

59

F du Plessis (CSK/RCB/RPS)

2012-2023

130

123

4133

96

36.9

134.14

33

33

374

145

Source:ESPN

Most 50 in IPL History: David Warner

David Warner - Most half centuries in IPL | KreedOn
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Despite the fact that Indian players own the majority of the overall IPL records, this is an exception. Warner owns the record for most 50 in IPL. In 176 innings, he has 6397 runs scored with a 41.53 batting average. Warner has been the backbone of Delhi Capitals. He ranks top in the list of highest fifty (65) in IPL.

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Most 50 in IPL: Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli - Most fifties in IPL | KreedOn
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The flamboyant Indian and RCB ex skipper Virat Kohli is placed second in most fifties in IPL. Kohli has the most runs in the IPL history (7263) and has been a part of Bangalore squad since 2013. He has a tournament average of 37.24 and a strike rate of 130.02. He has multiple trophies on his belt, except for the coveted IPL title. Virat Kohli is the 1st Indian batter to score most 50 fifties in IPL.

Most fifties in IPL History: Shikhar Dhawan

Shikhar Dhawan: most fifties in ipl | KreedOn
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With 52 fifties under his belt, Indian Batsman Shikhar Dhawan is in third place in the list of most 50 in IPL history. He has a 35.38 average and a 127.14 strike rate in nearly 6616 runs. The Punjab power hitter performed admirably and will look to clinch the coveted trophy this time around.


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Most Fifties in IPL: AB de VILLIERS

AB de Villiers - Most Fifties in IPL - KreedOn
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The second overseas player in this list of players with the most 50 in IPL is AB de Villiers. AB has scored 43 fifties in the IPL. With a strike rate of 151.68, the South African player has amassed 5162 runs in 170 innings.

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Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma | KreedOn | Most half centuries in IPL
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Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma is placed 5th in this list. Rohit is one of the most successful players in IPL history. Hitman Sharma has guided the Mumbai Indians to five victories. Rohit has scored 6211 runs in the IPL and stands at 5th in the list of most 50 in IPL. He began his IPL career with the Deccan Chargers in 2008, winning the inaugural season with the team.


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Suresh Raina

 Suresh Raina - KreedOn | Most half centuries in IPL

The ex-India cricketer has participated in more than 200 IPL games. Raina has played a crucial role in CSK’s pursuit of 4 titles. He has accumulated 5528 runs with a strike rate of 136.73. He has registered 40 half-centuries in the IPL and holds the record for the most catches taken by a player in the league’s history.

KL Rahul

Most half centuries in IPL | KreedOn

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Kl Rahul has 37 50s in IPL with a strike rate of 134.42, he has scored 4163 runs. He is the captain of Lucknow Super Giants. Previously, he played for PBKS in IPL. 

In addition to his batting prowess, Rahul has also proven himself as a safe pair of hands behind the stumps. His wicket-keeping skills add an extra dimension to his utility, allowing teams to balance their playing XI more effectively.

Chris Gayle

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The West Indian stalwart has consistently been a standout performer in the IPL. Ranking second among players with the most centuries in the league, it comes as no surprise that he also features prominently in the top 10 for the most half-centuries. Gayle boasts an impressive tally of 4965 runs at a staggering strike rate of 148.96.

Gautham Gambhir

Gautam Gambhi - KreedOn | Most half centuries in IPL

Former Indian and KKR maestro Gautam Gambhir was one of the best openers during his time. Gambhir led the KKR side to its only 2 titles in 2012 and 2014. He has played over 150 matches in IPL with over 4000 runs under his name. Gambhir has scored 36 half centuries in IPL.


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Faf du Plessis

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With over 4000 runs, RCB skipper Faf du Plessis has scored 33 half centuries. Faf is among the four overseas players in the Top 10 of this list, to score the most fifties. With a batting average of 36.98, Faf is doing wonders in IPL.


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FAQ’s

Who scored the most 50s in IPL?

David Warner holds the record of scoring the most number of 50s (65) in the IPL in 176 matches. 

Who has most IPL 100?

The most number of 100 have been scored by Virat Kohli with 7 centuries, followed by Chris Gayle who has six 100s to his name.

Who is fastest 50 in IPL history?

Yashasvi Jaiswal scored the fastest 50 in IPL history in only 13 balls in a match against Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL 2023.

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Santhosh Narayan
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