Most Fifties in IPL
When it comes to the shortest format of the game (T20), scoring 30+ on a regular basis is considered to be a great achievement. There are individuals who have made it a habit of hitting 50 plus scores in the T20 format.
These are the individuals who have made it to the list of top 5 players with most 50s scored in the IPL history. Scoring 50s every now and then is a great achievement and scoring those in IPL is an even greater achievement.
List of Top 5 Batsmen with Most Fifties in IPL History
Here’s a look at the top 5 Players with Most 50 in the IPL history:
#5. Rohit Sharma (36 Fifties)
The most successful captain of IPL history, Rohit Sharma makes it into the elite list for most fifties in IPl. Ever since he has been assigned the captain post for the Mumbai Indians he has changed the fortunes of the franchise. He has helped Mumbai Indians win the trophy several times in recent years and has helped them dominate the league. He has scored 36 fifties in 188 matches at an average of 31.60.
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#4. Virat Kohli (36 Fifties)
The Indian skipper is regarded as the best batsmen in the modern age. Virat Kohli name in the list for top 5 players with most 50 scored in the IPL history comes as no surprise as he has been amongst the most consistent batsmen in IPL history. He has scored 36 fifties in 177 matches at an average of 37.84.
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#3. Shikhar Dhawan (37 Fifties)
The Gabbar Singh of Indian cricket is 3rd in the list for top 5 players with most 50s scored in the IPL history. He has 37 fifties in 159 matches at an average of 33.42. He was core to the success of Sunrises Hyderabad and was an integral part of the team that lifted the trophy in the 2016 edition. He has slowed down in recent years but was believed to be complementing Warner, an opening partnership that is amongst the best in IPL history. Shikhar Dhawan is now the part of Delhi Daredevils franchises and he might just want to kick start things once again.
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#2. Suresh Raina (38 Fifties)
Mr.consistent of IPL makes it at number 2 in the list for top 5 Players with Most 50s Scored in the IPL history. Suresh Raina has been a core member of CSK squad over the years alongside Ravindra Jadeja and MS Dhoni. He has scored 38 fifties in 193 matches at an average of 33.34. He is one of the most successful left-handed batsmen in IPL history alongside Shikhar Dhawan, Gautam Gambhir, and Australia’s David Warner.
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#1. David Warner (44 Fifties)
At the number one spot is the Australian left-hander who has been absolutely sensational in the last few years of the Indian Premier League. He is far ahead of the rest in terms of most 50s scored in the IPL history, with 44 half-centuries to his name. David Warner has played the least amount of matches amongst those mentioned in the list and has the highest average. He has played 126 matches and scored at an average of 43.17.