IPL Orange Cap 2019: David Warner finishes IPL 12 with most runs
David Warner finished IPL 2019 as the Orange Cap holder for most runs. © BCCI

Australia opener David Warner secured the Orange Cap for most runs in IPL 2019 by a safe distance, despite having not played a match since April 29 when he left Sunrisers Hyderabad to join his World Cup team-mates for a pre-tournament training camp in Brisbane.

During his comeback to the IPL after serving his sentence for ball-tampering in South Africa last year, Warner amassed 692 runs at an average of 69.2 and strike-rate of 143.86 for SRH before returning home. In his final match of IPL 2019, Warner s 81 off 56 balls in Sunrisers big win over Kings XI Punjab was his ninth 50-plus score of the season.

(READ: IPL 2019: Orange cap, Purple cap and other winners)

Here is the list of top 10 run-getters in IPL 2019:

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IPL Orange Cap 2019 list – most runs scored

KL Rahul finished second on the Orange Cap table with 593 runs for Kings XI Punjab, followed by Mumbai Indians’ wicketkeeper-batsman Quinton de Kock at third with 529 runs.

In the Purple Cap table for most wickets in IPL 2019, Imran Tahir finished on top with 26 wickets for runners-up Chennai Super Kings.

Tahir, 40, overtook Delhi Capitals’ strike bowler Kagiso Rabada’s tally of 25 wickets during the final against Mumbai Indians.