IPL Prize Money of Orange Cap Winners, IPL Highest Run Scorer. IP orange cap holders list 2017. IPL Orange cap was introduced in April 2008 during the inaugural season of Indian Premier League, the orange cap winner qualifies for receiving a handsome cash prize at the end of the tournament as the tournament’s leading run-scorer. IPL Orange Cap prize money in the first season was set around $50,000 that was multiplied in the coming seasons.
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The first batsman to receive the cap was New Zealand batsman Brendon McCullum, the orange cap continues its journey throughout the tournament similar to Purple Cap and ends its course of regulation after the final match is concluded and the actual winner of the orange cap with overall most runs in the tournament is rewarded the cap as well as the prize money of Orange Cap.
The IPL Prize Money for Orange Cap in IPL 2017 is set $500,000 that will be given to the highest run-scorer of the tournament. Here is a full list of IPL Orange Cap winners in the previous seasons. The Prize Money of Orange Cap winners for IPL 10 will be updated regularly as it progresses.
|Player Name||Season||Country||Team/Franchise||Total Runs|
|Shaun Marsh||2008||Australia||Kings XI Punjab||616|
|Matthew Hayden||2009||Australia||Chennai Super Kings||572|
|Sachin Tendulkar||2010||India||Mumbai Indians||618|
|Chris Gayle||2011||West Indies||Royal Challengers Bangalore||608|
|Chris Gayle||2012||West Indies||Royal Challengers Bangalore||733|
|Michael Hussey||2013||Australia||Chennai Super Kings||733|
|Robin Uthappa||2014||India||Kolkata Knight Riders||660|
|David Warner||2015||Australia||Sunrisers Hyderabad||562|
|Virat Kohli||2016||India||Royal Challengers Bangalore||973|
Purple Cap was introduced after the launching of Orange Cap in Indian Premier League that is given to the best bowler. So far, Royal Challengers Bangalore won the Orange Cap more than any team i.e. 3 times followed by Chennai Super Kings winning it two times and SRH, KXIP, MI, and KKR winning it for one time each.