Shikhar Dhawan is one of the finest batters in the history of the Indian Premier League. The left-handed is the second-highest run-scorer in the tournament, with 5981 in 197 matches.
He has scored two hundreds and 45 fifties at an average of 34.97 and a strike rate of 126.85. The 36-year-old smashed 70 off 50 balls against Mumbai Indians, laced with 5 fours and three sixes.
Dhawan became the first batter in the league’s history to hit 800 boundaries. Overall, he has 803 (673 fours and 130 sixes) boundaries in the tournament.
Virat Kohli (766) and Chris Gayle (761) are second and third on the list.
Most Boundaries Hit in IPL
800 – Shikhar Dhawan*
766 – Virat Kohli
761 – Chris Gayle