Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Faf du Plessis is in blistering form in the IPL 2023 tournament. Faf is creating towers of records with his brilliant batting in this tournament. He is the highest run-scorer this season. Now another record has been recorded in his name. Faf achieved this record in the 54th match of IPL 2023 vs Mumbai Indians. Royal Challengers Bangalore played. Faf became the sixth RCB player to achieve this record. Let’s know the record…
It happened that in this match Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma won the toss and decided to bowl. This time Virat Kohli and Faf Du Plessis started the innings while batting first from the Royal Challengers Bangalore team. This time, Virat was caught on the last ball of Jason Behrendorff’s first over. This time Virat had to return to the tent for 1 run. However, captain Faf stayed on the field and batted till the 15th over. Faf was caught on the first ball of the 15th over. However, this time he made a special record.
Faf du Plessis’ record
Faf made a stormy innings of 65 runs off 41 balls this time. He also hit 3 sixes and 5 fours during these runs. It was his sixth half-century of the season. With his 65, Faf became the sixth batsman to cross the 1000-run mark for RCB. Faf, who joined the RCB contingent in the IPL 2022 mega auction, has scored 1044 runs at an average of 41.76 in just 27 matches. This includes 9 fifties.
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Additionally, Faf has scored 576 runs at an average of 57.60 in 11 matches in IPL 2023. He is followed by Yashasvi Jaiswal who has 477 runs in 11 matches.
Virat scored the most runs for RCB
Virat Kohli is the highest run-scorer in IPL history. In addition, he is also the highest run-scorer for RCB. Virat has so far scored 7044 runs at an average of 36.49 while playing 234 matches. This includes 5 centuries and 50 fifties.
RCB is sixth in the points table
RCB have played 10 matches so far this season before facing Mumbai. RCB has won in 5 of those matches and lost in 5 matches. With this, the team is at the sixth position in the points table with 10 points. If they win the match against Mumbai, RCB team can take a giant leap in the points table. (wow Faf du Plessis completes 1000 runs for RCB)
First he got himself out of the team, now he expressed his desire to play in the World Cup in India, who is he?
Toss: Mumbai and Bangalore ready to clash for 12 points; Hitman’s decision to bowl after winning the toss