From Orange Cap to Emerging Player: Here’s the full list of award winners in IPL 2021

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  • Chennai Super Kings defeated Kolkata Knight Riders by 27 runs in the summit clash of IPL 2021.

  • CSK opener Ruturaj Gaikwad won the Orange Cap and Emerging player of the season award.

From Orange Cap to Emerging Player: Here’s the full list of award winners in IPL 2021
BCCI secretary Jay Shah and president Sourav Ganguly handed the IPL 2021 trophy to CSK captain MS Dhoni (Pic Source: Twitter)

MS Dhoni played his role to perfection in the Indian Premier League 2021 final as he led Chennai Super Kings (CSK) to their fourth IPL title, thrashing Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) by 27 runs at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Friday, October 15.

Eoin Morgan and Co. had to settle for the runners-up trophy as KKR fell short of winning their third IPL title.

While CSK took home prize money of INR 20 crore for winning the IPL 2021 title, KKR were awarded a cheque of INR 12.5 crore for being this season’s runners-up.

This year, fans got to see some extraordinary performances from both capped and uncapped players of all franchises, and as the mega event came to a close with CSK’s triumph, all the brilliant individual efforts were recognized with awards after the grand finale in Dubai.

Here is the full list of awardees:

  • Winners: Chennai Super Kings (CSK)
  • Runners-up: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)
  • Fairplay award: Rajasthan Royals (RR)
  • Perfect catch of the season: Ravi Bishnoi (PBKS)
  • Purple Cap: Harshal Patel (RCB)
  • Orange Cap: Ruturaj Gaikwad (CSK)
  • Most Valuable Player: Harshal Patel (RCB)
  • Emerging Player of the season: Ruturaj Gaikwad (CSK)
  • Game Changer of the season: Harshal Patel (RCB)
  • Super Striker of the season: Shimron Hetmyer (DC)
  • Most sixes in the season: KL Rahul (PBKS)
  • Powerplayer of the season: Venkatesh Iyer (KKR)

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