Hardik Pandya, the captain of the debut team Gujarat Titans, has so far recorded the most runs as a skipper in the IPL 2022 season, with 295 runs. K L Rahul, the skipper of the Lucknow Super Giants, is in second place with a total of 265 runs.
Pandya is currently second in the IPL orange cap table scoring 265 runs from six innings at an average of 73.75 and just behind Jos Buttler, who has 295 runs.
With a win over the Kolkata Knight Riders at the DY Patil Stadium on Saturday, the Gujarat Titans confirmed their position as the IPL 2022 table-toppers. The Titans are one win away from securing a playoff spot with this victory, their sixth in seven games.
While there have been times when he has appeared to lose his cool as captain, the Titans teammates have expressed how they feel encouraged and motivated to assert themselves on the ground.
Pandya has also taken on more responsibility with the bat, moving up to No. 4 in the order. He leads the Titans in run scoring with 228 runs at an average of 76.00 and a strike rate of 136.52% after six games. Overall, he was a front-runner in every area.
Hardik Pandya (GT) – 295 runs
K L Rahul (LSG) – 265 runs
Faf du Plessis (RCB) – 255 runs
Shreyas Iyer ( KKR) – 248 runs
Sanju Samson (RR) – 201 runs