Indian Premier League alternative awards: Benedict Bermange names his winners and losers | Cricket News

first_img Nasser Hussain reveals his team of the 2020 IPL, with Jofra Archer, KL Rahul and Shikhar Dhawan among those to make the cut The Pandya brothers helped the batting line-up with Rohit Sharma leading the charge – as he did in this year’s final victory over Delhi Capitals.By now, we are all familiar with the winners of the Purple Cap (Kagiso Rabada with 30 wickets) and the Orange Cap (KL Rahul with 670 runs), but what about some of the other off-the-wall awards which could have been made. Let’s have a look… MS Dhoni’s woes with the bat were symptomatic of the problems for the Chennai Super Kings this summer. The three-times champions were eliminated from the playoff hunt before any other team, and Dhoni endured his worst campaign, scoring just 200 runs without a fifty.Biggest DisappointmentsGlenn Maxwell came into the tournament off the back of a successful white-ball tour of England. However, he failed to fire with either bat or ball in the IPL. His 13 matches brought just 108 runs at a strike rate of 101.88 and three wickets, which cost 56.33 runs apiece. Even more astonishing was the fact that he faced 106 deliveries without hitting a single six. All at a cost of £1.1m to the Kings XI Punjab. Mumbai Indians celebrated winning their fifth IPL title on Tuesday
Mumbai Indians celebrated winning their fifth IPL title on Tuesday

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