Indian premier league saw its first game played in 2008. Today, it has become the most expensive league in the world. IPL has made the shorter format more popular among the cricket fraternity.
During IPL, Cricket stadiums are filled to the brim with fans, This is the cult of IPL in India.
IPL is a short format game which pushes players to give what they have got under the most extraordinary pressure situations. It brings the best out of them. In IPL, Either players create history or vanish into thin air.
This West Indies batsman holds the record of having the highest strike rate in the IPL history.
West Indies power hitter is known for his aggressive batting skills. When he is on the field, he brings up a lot of power on his bat and makes runs like he is some kind of run scoring machine.
Because of his skills, Today, he has the highest strike rates in the world.
This all rounder was picked up by the Delhi daredevils for the whopping sum of 4,50,000 USD. There were many hopes pinned on him. But due to sparse and injuries, his batting was restricted to a handful of matches in the 2012 and 2013 IPL edition.
In 2014, He was taken in by the Kolkata Knight Rider. There also, he could not perform well. In 2015, his fortune took a turn to his favour, when he was the man of the match thrice in that season. He scored a total 326 runs at the strike rate of 192.89. From then on, he went on scoring runs and taking wickets and rising to the top in many areas.