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Most Destructive Openers In IPL 2023

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For teams in the IPL, a lot depends on how their openers are performing. We take a look at the most destructive openers so far in the IPL 2023. 

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#1 Faf du Plessis - Royal Challengers BangaloreFaf du Plessis has been at his fluent best for RCB, playing both spinners and pacers with sumptuous ease, and amassing 422 runs at a strike rate of 167.

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#2 Ruturaj Gaikwad - Chennai Super KingsRuturaj Gaikwad has carried on his domestic form, totalling over 300 runs at an average of just below 150. Gaikwad's form is the major reason Chennai are in the top half of the points table.

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#3 Yashasvi Jaiswal - Rajasthan RoyalsYashasvi Jaiswal is at sixth position in the leading run-getters list, but has been more dangerous than most of the openers ranked above him. Jaiswal's 300 runs have come at a strike rate of 147.

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#4 Virat Kohli - Royal Challengers BangaloreOther than Faf du Plessis, Virat Kohli has been the only constant performer in the RCB batting line-up. Kohli has scored 333 runs so far at an average of 47 and a strike rate of 142.

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MS Dhoni - 112 mMS Dhoni during the 2012 season hit a six which travelled 112 meters against Rising Pune Supergiant. The ball landed on the roof of the stadium and left the spectators stunned.

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