Top IPL Players with 50-Plus Scores from No.8 or Below

Explore the best IPL players who have achieved 50-plus scores while batting from the 8th position or lower.

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In IPL history, a few standout players have scored 50-plus runs while batting at No.8 or lower, showcasing their resilience and game-changing abilities in crucial lower-order positions.

52 (41) - Chris morris (DC) vs MI, Mumbai WS, 2017


Chris Morris scored an unbeaten 52 off 41 balls for Delhi Daredevils against Mumbai Indians in 2017, nearly salvaging their chase of 143 after collapsing to 24 for 6. Despite his efforts, Mumbai Indians won by 14 runs.

58 (33) - Arshad Khan (LSG) vs DC, Delhi, 2024


Arshad Khan's unbeaten 58 off 33 balls for Lucknow Super Giants against Delhi Capitals in 2024 brought them close to chasing 209. Despite his efforts from No.8, LSG fell short, losing by 19 runs in a high-scoring match.

61 (28) - Ashutosh Sharma (PBKS) vs MI, Mullanpur, 2024

Ashutosh Sharma's valiant 61 off 28 balls for Punjab Kings against Mumbai Indians in 2024 couldn't secure a win. Despite his efforts, Punjab lost by nine runs, struggling after an early collapse to 14 for 4.

64 (24) - Harbhajan Singh (MI) vs PBKS, Mumbai WS, 2015


Harbhajan Singh's explosive 64 off 24 balls in Mumbai Indians' 2015 home opener thrilled Wankhede Stadium but couldn't secure victory. Despite his efforts, MI fell 18 runs short of Kings XI Punjab's 177, with early losses derailing their chase.

64 (25) - Andre Russell (KKR) vs SRH, Kolkata, 2024


Andre Russell's explosive 64* off 25 balls powered Kolkata Knight Riders to 208 for 7 against Sunrisers Hyderabad in 2024. Despite Heinrich Klaasen's 63, KKR secured a thrilling four-run victory, with Harshit Rana defending 12 runs in the final over.

66 (34) - Pat Cummins (KKR) vs CSK, Mumbai WS, 2021


Pat Cummins delivered a stunning unbeaten 66 off 34 balls for Kolkata Knight Riders against Chennai Super Kings in 2021. Despite his heroic effort and Andre Russell's explosive 54, KKR fell short by 18 runs against CSK's formidable total of 220.

79 (32) - Rashid Khan (GT) vs MI, Mumbai WS, 2023

Rashid Khan's sensational unbeaten 79 off 32 balls for Gujarat Titans against Mumbai Indians in 2023 wasn't enough as they fell short by 27 runs. Despite his heroics, Mumbai's Suryakumar Yadav's century secured a comfortable victory.

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