• IPL 2017: A look at the players who were hits and misses so far

    mid-day online correspondentMay 15, 2017, 12:10 IST

    Indian Premier League 2017 have concluded with the group stages and are all set to begin the playoffs next.

    Mumbai Indians have finished atop the table with Royal Challengers ending up at the bottom.  While some IPL players have been exceptional in performance and hence proved instrumental in their teams' victories, other IPL players under-performed and have not lived up to their billing.

    Let's take a look at the IPL 2017 players who were a hit and some who went on to be misses in the season.

    THE HITS

    David Warner (Sunrisers Hyderabad)
    David Warner
    Matches - 13. RUns - 604. Highest score - 126. Average - 60.40. Strike rate - 144.84

    Shikhar Dhawan (Sunrisers Hyderabad)
    shikhar dhawan
    Matches - 13. Runs - 468. Highest score - 77. Average - 39.00. Strike rate - 128.92

    Gautam Gambhir (Kolkata Knight Riders)
    gautam gambhir

    Matches - 14. Runs - 454. Highest score - 76*. Average - 41.27. Strike rate - 127.88

    Suresh Raina (Gujarat Lions)
    suresh raina

    Matches - 14. Runs - 442. Highest score - 84. Average - 40.18. Strike rate - 143.97

    Hashim Amla (Kings XI Punjab)
    Hashim Amla

    Matches - 10. Runs - 420. Highest score - 104*. Average - 60.00. Strike rate - 145.83

    Bhuvneshwar Kumar (Sunrisers Hyderabad)
    bhuvneshwar kumar
    Matches - 13. Wickets- 25. Best figures - 5/19. Average - 14.32. Econ rate - 6.97

    Jaydev Unadkat (Rising Pune Supergiant)
    jaydev unadkat
    Matches - 10. Wickets - 21. Best figures - 5/30. Average - 13.28. Econ rate - 7.37

    Mitchell McClenaghan (Mumbai Indians)
    mitchell mcclenegan
    Matches - 13. Wickets - 18. Best figures - 3/24. Average - 25.61. Econ rate - 9.22

    Imran Tahir (Rising Pune Supergiant)
    imran tahir
    Matches - 12. Wickets - 18. Best figures - 3/18. Average - 20.50. Econ rate - 7.85

    THE FLOPS

    Chris Gayle (Royal Challengers Bangalore)
    chris gayle

    Matches - 9. Runs - 200. Highest score - 77. Average - 22.22. Strike rate - 122.69

    AB de Villiers (Royal Challengers Bangalore)
    ab de villiers

    Matches - 9. Runs - 216. Highest score - 89*. Average - 27.00. Strike rate - 132.51

    Ishant Sharma (Kings XI Punjab)
    ishant sharma

    Matches - 6. Wickets - none. Best figures - 0/12. Average - none. Strike rate - none

    Ravindra Jadeja (Gujarat Lions)
    ravindra jadeja
    Matches - 12. Wickets - 5. Best figures - 2/28. Average - 69.80. Econ rate - 9.18

    Harbhajan Singh (Mumbai Indians)
    Harbhajan Singh
    Matches - 11. Wickets - 8. Best figures - 3/22/ Average - 33.25. Econ rate - 6.48

    Pics (AFP/PTI)

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