IPL 2018 : Suresh Raina's IPL Journey in Numbers

All you need to know about Suresh Raina's achievements in the Indian Premier League.

Suresh Raina never missed a match for CSK from 2008-2015

Suresh Raina is considered as one of the best batsmen of all time in the Indian Premier League. The left handed batsman has been outstanding with bat and occasionally with ball for the Chennai Super Kings since the inception of the league in 2008 and one can't forget his fielding, his energy and dynamic efforts, making him one of the best fielders in IPL.

Chennai Super Kings won the IPL titles two times in 2010 and 2011 mainly due to the efforts of Suresh Raina. He played some game changing knocks in the play-offs against Royal Challengers Bangalore and Mumbai Indians in those two seasons and was leading run scorer for Super Kings in 2010 and second leading run scorer in the 2011 season.After the suspension of CSK in 2015, Raina played for and captained Gujarat Lions in the next two seasons.

Here is a look at Suresh Raina's achievements in the Indian Premier League -

1. IPL Batting Career Summary :

 Span  Mat  Inns  NO  Runs  Avg  SR  HS  100  50
 2008 - 2017  161  157  24  4540  34.`13  139.09  100*  1  31

- Suresh Raina is the all time leading run scorer in the Indian Premier League.

- Suresh Raina has also played more matches in the IPL than any other player.


2. Performance by Team :

 Team  Span  Mat   Inns   NO   Runs   Avg  SR  HS  100   50
 CSK  2008-17  132  128  20  3699  34.25   139.85   100*   1  25 
 GL  2016-17  29  29  4  841  33.64  135.86  84  0  6
 Overall  2008-2017  161  157  24  4540  34.13  139.09  100*  1  31

- Suresh Raina is the highest run getter for both the teams Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Gujarat Lions (GL).


3. Performance by Series :

 Year  Mat   Inns   NO   Runs   Avg  SR  HS  100   50 
 2008  16  14  3  421  38.27   142.71   55*   0  3
 2009  14  14  0  434  31.00  140.91  98  0  2
 2010  16  16  5  520  47.27  142.86  83*  0  4
 2011  16  16  2  438  31.29  134.77  73*  0  4
 2012  19  18  1  441  25.94  135.69  73  0  1
 2013  18  17  4  548  42.15  150.14  100*   1  4
 2014  16  16  3  523  40.23  145.68  87  0  5
 2015  17  17  2  374  24.93  123.03  62  0  2
 2016   15  15  1  399  28.50  127.88  75  0  3
 2017  14  14  3  442  40.18  143.97  84  0  3
 Overall  161  157  24  4540  34.13  139.09  100*  1  31

- Suresh Raina scored more than 400 runs in the first seven seasons of the IPL and is the only batsman to score more than 400 runs in seven consecutive seasons of this league.


 

4. Performance by Batting Position :

 Position  Inns  NO  Runs  Avg  SR  HS  100  50
 Opening  -  -  -  -  -  -  -  -
 3  137  20  4079  34.86  140.12  100*  1  30
 4  18  4  426  30.43  126.79  53  0  1
 5  1  0  32  32.00  246.15  32  0  0
 6  1  0  3  3.00  75.00  3  0  0
 Overall  157  24  4540  34.13  139.09  100*  1  31

- Suresh Raina holds the record of most runs by a number 3 batsman in the Indian Premier League.


5. Performance by Opponents :

 Opponent  Mat  Inns  NO  Runs  Avg  SR  HS  100  50
 Delhi Daredevils  20  20  3  491  28.88   133.06   77  0  2
 Mumbai Indians  26  26  5  708  33.71  145.08  83*  0  6
 Deccan Chargers  10  10  1  310  34.44  139.64  59  0  3
 Royal Challengers   Bangalore   24  23  5  606  33.67  129.76  73*  0  4
 Kolkata Kngiht Riders   20  18  3  701  46.73  138.26  84  0  7
 Sunrisers Hyderabad  11  11  1  273  27.30   145.21  99*   0  2
 Rajasthan Royals  17  17  0  471  27.71  135.34  98  0  3
 Kochi Tuskers Kerala  2  2  0  69  34.50  130.19  50  0  1
 Pune Warriors  6  6  2  127  31.75  115.45  63*  0  1
 Rising Pune Supergiant  4  4  1  101  33.67   123.17  35*  0  0
 Kings XI Punjab  21  20  3  683  40.18  158.84  100*   1  2
 Overall  161  157  24  4540  34.13  139.09  100*  1  31

6. Performance in the Playoffs/Knockouts :

 Mat  Inns  NO  Runs  Avg  SR  HS  100  50
 19  19  5  636  45.42  163.49  87  0  7

Suresh Raina holds the following records of the IPL -

Most runs  - 4540

Most catches - 86

Most matches - 161

Most runs in the playoffs/knockouts - 636

Most fifties in the playoffs/knockouts - 7


By Jasveer Singh Kharra - 06 Apr, 2018

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