The 14th edition of the Indian Premier League 2021 is heading towards completion.
With the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Delhi Capitals (DC) having booked their spots in the playoffs, while four teams – Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), Rajasthan Royals (RR), defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI), and Punjab Kings are looking for the remaining two spots.
And these four cricketers are sure to pull off individual records in the ongoing IPL season-
Ruturaj Gaikwad - Chennai Super Kings: The 24-year-old CSK opener Ruturaj Gaikwad became the newest batter to join the elite list of players who have scored 100 in the UAE leg of IPL 2021 and his maiden T20 century came against Rajasthan Royals (RR) in Abu Dhabi on Sunday.
Gaikwad’s amazing knock of 101 came in just 60 deliveries including nine boundaries and five huge sixes. However, despite his effort, CSK lost the match by seven wickets with 15 balls remaining.
Devdutt Padikkal: RCB
RCB opener Devdutt Padikkal smashed his maiden IPL hundred in the India leg of the IPL 2021 against RR in Mumbai and become the becoming the only player in IPL history to score three 50s in his first four games
Sanju Samson - Rajasthan Royals:
The wicketkeeper-batter-captain Sanju reached the mark in just 54 balls. He went on to score 119-runs off 63 balls in that match, adding two more sixes and in doing so he became the first player to register an IPL century on his captaincy debut. However, he failed to take his side across the line as PBKS won the match by
just four runs.
Joss Buttler- Rajasthan Royals:
This English batter smashed his maiden T20 hundred against the Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi, in the India leg of IPL 2021. Buttler smashed 11 fours and eight sixes in his 64-ball 124 which helped RR post 220/3.