Suresh Raina becomes first player to cross 2000 runs in IPL

Updated: 01 May 2012 00:09 IST

Chennai Super Kings' Suresh Raina on Monday became the first-ever batsman to cross 2000 runs in the Indian Premier League.

Suresh Raina becomes first player to cross 2000 runs in IPL
©

Chennai:

Chennai Super Kings' Suresh Raina on Monday became the first-ever batsman to cross 2000 runs in the Indian Premier League.

Raina achieved the feat during the course of his 44-run knock against Kolkata Knight Riders at the M A Chidambaram Stadium.

Prior to this match, the left-handed Raina had 1865 runs from 64 matches at an average of 35.86.

Raina, who top-scored for his team on Monday, has been playing in the cash-rich Twenty20 league since its inaugural edition in 2008.

Topics : Cricket Suresh Raina Indian Premier League 2012 Chennai Super Kings
Related Articles
Virat Kohli Gets Rare Duck, 5th in Test Cricket
Virat Kohli Gets Rare Duck, 5th in Test Cricket
Why Sachin Tendulkar Couldn't Sleep After Scoring 1st ODI 200
Why Sachin Tendulkar Couldn't Sleep After Scoring 1st ODI 200
Live Cricket Score, India vs Australia, 1st Test, Day 2, Pune: Steve O'Keefe Takes Six-for, Hosts Bundled Out For 105
Live Cricket Score, India vs Australia, 1st Test, Day 2, Pune: Steve O'Keefe Takes Six-for, Hosts Bundled Out For 105
Show Comments
Advertisement