IPL 2020: KL Rahul becomes fastest Indian to score 2,000 runs | Cricket News

DUBAI: Kings XI Punjab‘s (KXIP) skipper KL Rahul on Thursday turned the quickest Indian to finish 2,000 runs within the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Rahul achieved the feat throughout the crew’s conflict in opposition to Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB). Touching the quantity in his 60th innings, he broke the document beforehand held by former cricketer Sachin Tendulkar.

“2000 IPL runs for @klrahul11,” IPL’s official Twitter deal with wrote.

Total, Chris Gayle tops the chart of scoring the quickest 2,000 runs within the league, reaching the determine in his 48th innings.

The skipper wanted simply two runs when he got here out to open the innings for his crew.
Earlier, RCB gained the toss and elected to bowl first in opposition to KXIP of their second sport, being performed at Dubai Worldwide Stadium.
Virat Kohli-led facet gained their first encounter in opposition to Sunrisers Hyderabad by 10 runs whereas KXIP misplaced the thrilling Tremendous Over end in opposition to Delhi Capitals on Sunday.
Rahul made two modifications within the crew as they introduced in Jimmy Neesham and M Ashwin instead of Krishnappa Gowtham and Chris Jordan. However, Kohli retained his profitable mixture and opted for a similar unit that performed the final sport.

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