Rahul has 393 runs in 13 innings this season, with an average of 39.30 and a strike rate of 161.72.
He struck an incredible 76 from 44 balls in the 65th match against Mumbai Indians, featuring nine boundaries and three sixes at a strike rate of 172. 73.
Rahul has the second best strike rate in the Indian Premier League, with a striking of at least 350 runs.
The Sunrisers’ right-handed batsman has the most runs and the highest individual score in the franchise. He has also smashed the most boundaries (39) and sixes (19) for the Kane Williamson-led squad, as well as having the highest strike rate.
Tripathi, who bats at number three, has had some solid performances at the position, helping SRH to five consecutive wins in the ongoing season following two losses in the first two games.
Meanwhile, netizens have lauded Rahul for his consistency in the league thus far and have expressed their desire to see him play for India.
— Sushant Mehta (@SushantNMehta) May 17, 2022
2017: 391 with 147 S/R
2021: 463 with 141 S/R
2022*: 317 with 160 S/R
Almost in 3+ Season Rahul Tripathi did well still no place in india?? One of the most underrated at this time,Should get chance!
Ahead of Tilak imo!!
— ABHISHEK BAMNAVAT 🇮🇳 (@CoverDrive001) May 16, 2022
— Wasim Jaffer (@WasimJaffer14) May 17, 2022
Rahul Tripathi has the most runs by an uncapped player in IPL 2022.
— Johns. (@CricCrazyJohns) May 17, 2022
If Rahul Tripathi doesn't play for India, it's our own loss.
— Aditya (@Adityakrsaha) May 17, 2022