Sports Desk: Kings XI Punjab captain KL Rahul has made a big record during the match being played against Royal Challengers Bangalore. Punjab team captain KL Rahul has become the fastest Indian player to complete 2000 runs in IPL and has broken the record of Master Sachin Tendulkar.
KL Rahul completed these 2000 runs in 60 innings while Sachin played 63 innings to complete 2000 runs in IPL. However, as far as completing the fastest 2000 runs of IPL is concerned, it involves 2 foreign players. The first number is Chris Gayle who has done amazing work in 48 innings and the second number is Australian veteran Shane Marsh who completed 52 runs in IPL playing 52 innings.
Highest strike rate while scoring 2000 runs
211.15 Chris Gayle
195.92 Virender Sehwag
179.22 KL Rahul
177.68 Shaun Marsh
176.90 Caron Pollard
It should be noted that KL Rahul was a part of Royal Challengers Bangalore before joining the Kings XI Punjab team. At the same time, KL Rahul has also slammed IPL’s fastest fifty for Punjab.