Are You An IPL Legend?

Are You An IPL Legend?

The Indian Premier League – it’s changed the game. But have you been watching? Here are some questions to test your knowledge of the IPL. All stats correct as of March 30, 2017.

Best of luck. Make sure to share your score on Twitter/Facebook etc, obviously the more you know about the IPL the better you are as a human being. Remind your friends of that if you beat them.

  1. One place to start: who’s scored the most IPL runs ever?

    All stats correct of March 30, 2017.

    • Chris Gayle
    • Suresh Raina
    • Virat Kohli
    • Rohit Sharma
  2. And, strictly in terms of win percentage, who has been the most successful team?

    • Rajasthan Royals
    • Mumbai Indians
    • Chennai Super Kings
    • Royal Challengers Bangalore
  3. It may be a game all about the batsmen, but which bowler has the best economy-rate?

    Damage. Avoidance. (Minimum 250 balls)

    • Dale Steyn
    • Sunil Narine
    • Muttiah Muralitharan
    • Ravi Ashwin
  4. Which bowler has the best strike-rate in the history of the IPL?

    Minimum 250 balls.

    • Ashish Reddy
    • Imran Tahir
    • Dimitri Mascarenhas
    • Sreenath Aravind
  5. Who won the Orange Cap in the inaugural IPL (2008)?

    The Orange Cap, of course, is awarded to the highest run-scorer.

    • Shaun Marsh
    • Sanath Jayasuriya
    • Gautam Gambhir
    • Shane Watson
  6. Who was the first Indian to score an IPL century?

    Brendon McCullum got the first one – in the tournament’s debut match – but who was the first local to reach three figures?

    • Yusuf Pathan
    • Manish Pandey
    • Sachin Tendulkar
    • Paul Valthaty
  7. Three players have played for six IPL franchises. Aaron Finch is one, Thisara Perera is another, who’s the third?

    A well-travelled man, clearly.

    • Ashok Dinda
    • Ashish Nehra
    • Parthiv Patel
    • Dinesh Karthik
  8. Who has the highest strike-rate from one innings?

    Only innings of 25+ runs are counted.

    • AB de Villiers
    • Albie Morkel
    • Luke Wright
    • Sarfaraz Khan
  9. Who’s the most expensive player in the history of the IPL?

    Cricket’s Gareth Bale, if you will.

    • Ben Stokes
    • Robin Uthappa
    • Glenn Maxwell
    • Yuvraj Singh
  10. Which Indian cricketer has been obscured here?

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    • Suresh Raina
    • Ravindra Jadeja
    • Dinesh Karthik
    • Praveen Kumar
Are You An IPL Legend?

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