Orange Cap Award is given to the batsman who score Maximum run in the Indian Premier League season So on Highest Run Scorer Batsman During an IPL Edition are win this orange cap award. This award is given to individual player. If we seen the stats then First Orange Cap was claimed by the Shaun Marsh of Kings XI Punjab in the IPLT20 2008 Inaugural Edition as he scores 616 runs.
Since the IPL 2008, So far total Nine Indian Premier League T20 tournament has been played so total Nine Orange caps awarded to the players. Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) Chris Gayle is the only players who won the two times orange cap in 2011 and 2012. Till Total Nine Edition of IPL Tournament, Virat Kohli is the leading run scorer of the Indian Premier League with 973 runs scoring in the Vivo IPL 2016 (Previous year)
Check out below the list of Players who won the Orange cap in Indian Premier League Tournament.
List of IPL Orange Cap Winners
|2008||Shaun Marsh||Kings XI Punjab (KXIP)||616|
|2009||Mathew Hayden||Chennai Super Kings (CSK)||572|
|2010||Sachin Tendulkar||Mumbai Indians (MI)||618|
|2011||Chris Gayle||Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)||608|
|2012||Chris Gayle||Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)||733|
|2013||Mike Hussey||Chennai Super Kings (CSK)||733|
|2014||Robin Uthappa||Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)||660|
|2015||David Warner||Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH)||562|
|2016||Virat Kohli||Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)||973|