David Warner scored a century against KKR to take him to the top of the list © BCCI
David Warner scored a century against KKR to take him to the top of the list © BCCI

The month of April means the onset of the scorching heat and also one of the most awaited T20 tournaments in India – Indian Premier League (IPL). The ongoing edition has already been a roller-coaster ride with some thrilling finishes. IPL has given opportunities to budding cricketers to showcase their calibre and many batsmen have even found their name on the national side. As every year one of the most exciting and prestigious honour in IPL is the orange and purple cap. Orange cap is awarded to the person who ends with the most runs in the tournament. The cap round starts when all the teams have played a game each. Full Cricket Scorecard, Rising Pune Supergiant vs Delhi Daredevils, IPL 2017, Match 9

IPL 2017 ended on May 21 with Mumbai Indians lifting the trophy for a record third time. The competition was tough. Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) skipper David Warner handsomely won the Orange Cap, meanwhile, Gambhir has finished it at No.2 spot, followed by Warner’s opening partner Shikhar Dhawan.

Here’s the full list:

Most runs              
Player Mat Inns Runs HS Ave 100 50
David Warner 14 14 641 126 58.27 1 5
Gautam Gambhir 16 16 498 76* 41.5 0 4
Shikhar Dhawan 14 14 479 77 36.84 0 3
Steven Smith 15 15 472 84* 39.33 0 3
Suresh Raina 14 14 442 84 40.18 0 3

*This table was updated after the conclusion of IPL Final 2017*