Indian Premier League season 11, after 56 matches of an intense battle in the league stage between 8 franchises finished on 20th May 2018, Sunrisers Hyderabad Chennai Super Kings, Kolkata Knight Riders and Rajasthan Royals have qualified for the playoff stages.
While the first 2 franchises entered with ease, Kolkata Knight Riders won their match against Sunrisers Hyderabad while Rajasthan Royals qualified by default as other contenders Mumbai Indians and Kings XI Punjab lost their final league matches.
Many individual performances were standout in the entire league stages. Some of these superb performances have helped the team to win the match but, not necessarily all of them have to lead to the respective teams reaching the knockout stage.
However, credit has to be given to the best individuals performances who gave their 100%. Among the batsmen, KL Rahul, Rishabh Pant, Ambati Rayadu, Chris Gayle, Watson, AB de Villiers, Virat Kohli, Kane Williamson, Jos Buttler stood out for their franchises.
In the bowling department, Andrew Tye, Umesh Yadav, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah, Hardik Pandya, Siddarth Kaul, Rashid Khan, Sunil Narine have done well for their respective teams.
Here are the top 8 performances in the league stage of VIVO IPL 2018