With just 2 days left for the cash-rich league, MS Dhoni has shocked the entire cricketing world by stepping down from captaincy and passing the baton to Ravindra Jadeja. CSK fans will be really excited to witness Dhoni in a different avatar as this could also turn out be his last IPL. In this article, we will take a look at some of the interesting IPL facts related to the number 2.
2 – Harshal Patel has taken two four-wicket hauls in IPL 2021
Harshal Patel’s impressive season with the ball has been a reckoning force for RCB in last IPL season. Harshal Patel’s both four-wicket hauls came against Mumbai Indians only (which included a hat-trick as well) in IPL 2021.
2 – Kolkata Knight Riders have won 2 IPL trophies overall
KKR has won 2 IPL trophies under Gautam Gambhir’s Captaincy. Shreyas Iyer will be leading Kolkata franchise in IPL 2022. It will be interesting to see whether Shreyas Iyer will be able to turn the fortunes for KKR in this season.
2 – Only two Players – Robbie Uthappa & Ruturaj Gaikwad have won both Orange Cap and IPL trophy in same IPL season.
Interestingly, both Robin Uthappa and Ruturaj Gaikwad will be playing for CSK in IPL 2022. Uthappa and Gaikwad’s performance at the top order might decide fate of CSK’s spot on reaching playoffs in the upcoming IPL season.
2 – Shikhar Dhawan remains to be the only player to smash two consecutive centuries in IPL history
Shikhar Dhawan’s dashing form with the bat along with Mayank Agarwal will play a key role for PBKS fortunes in IPL 2022.