Top 5 Most Highest Run Scorers in WPL History

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5. Hayley Matthews (Mumbai): 271 runs

Hayley Matthews has distinguished herself as the third player from the Mumbai Indians to rank among the top 5 highest run scorers in WPL history. With a remarkable strike rate of 126.04, she has accumulated 271 runs in only 10 matches, which includes a deserving fifty. Beyond her batting prowess, Hayley is also adept at taking vital wickets and demonstrating outstanding fielding abilities.

4. Harmanpreet Kaur (Mumbai): 282 runs

Harmanpreet Kaur, who leads both the Indian national team and the Mumbai Indians, is renowned for her formidable batting skills in women’s cricket. Mumbai secured their fifth Women’s T20 League title in 2023 under her captaincy. Harmanpreet herself scored 281 runs in 10 matches, displaying an impressive strike rate of 134.98, which included 44 fours and 3 sixes.

3. Tahlia McGrath (UP): 302 runs

In the WPL, Tahlia McGrath from Australia ranks third in scoring. Across 9 games, she’s amassed 302 runs with an impressive average of 50.33 and a strike rate of 158.11. McGrath has notched up 4 half-centuries. Despite her stellar batting, UP Warriorz couldn’t clinch a win against Delhi Capitals in the 2023 Eliminator match.

2. Natalie Sciver-Brunt (Mumbai): 332 runs

Natalie Sciver-Brunt is ranked second in the Women’s Premier League for scoring the second-highest number of runs. She has consistently performed well for England over the years, amassing over 6300 international runs since starting in 2013. In 10 matches, Nat has scored 332 runs, with three half-centuries to her name. Her outstanding innings included hitting 47 fours and 6 sixes. She played a vital role in Mumbai Indians’ success, helping them win the title in 2023.

1. Meg Lanning (Delhi): 345 runs

Meg Lanning leads the run-scoring chart in the WPL and holds the Orange Cap. She has amassed 345 runs in 9 matches, including 2 half-centuries, averaging 49.28 with a strike rate of 139.11. In the 2023 WPL season, she has hit 50 boundaries and 6 sixes. Her stellar performance has ensured Delhi Capitals’ place in the 2023 Women’s Premier League final.

Here is the list of players records & Stats Table Format:

Player Team Matches Runs Highest Score Batting Average Strike Rate 50s 100s
1. Meg Lanning Delhi 9 345 72 49.28 139.11 2 0
2. Natalie Sciver-Brunt Mumbai 10 332 72* 66.40 140.08 3 0
3. Tahlia McGrath UP 9 302 90* 50.33 158.11 4 0
4. Harmanpreet Kaur Mumbai 10 281 65 40.14 135.09 3 0
5. Hayley Matthews Mumbai 10 271 77* 30.11 126.04 1 0

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