IPL is the game of excitement and passion. Indian premier league saw its first game being 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.
We will see in this article the player who has the highest strike rates in an innings.
There is a player who is a great finisher, all rounder. This is a player who has been sold the highest in the IPL 2021 for the whooping 16.5 crore. This player is Chris Morris.
Chrish is the all rounder who has great skills. He is a player who is worthy of any franchise in the IPL. Chris Morris made his debut in Chennai super kings and then moved to Rajasthan Royals. He stayed for a couple of years in the Delhi capitals before being traded to the RCB for a whopping 10 crores in IPL 2020.
In the 2021 IPL auction, he was released by the RCB and he was picked up by the Rajasthan Royals. With this, he has become the most expensive player in the IPL history to have been bought for such a hefty sum of 16.25 crores.
He has been great with bowling. He has played a total 70 matches where he got the opportunity to bowl 1474 balls giving the 1919 runs. He took total wickets of 80.
Chris Morris also holds the record of being a batsman with the highest strikes rates. It was the year of 2017 when he achieved this feat by striking 38 runs off the 9 balls. He hit 4 fours and 3 sixes at the strike rate of 422.22.