Suresh Raina Reach 5000 IPL runs milestone


Suresh Raina becomes first batsman to reach 5000 IPL runsSuresh Raina 5000 runs in ipl

Suresh Raina was the first batsman to score a milestone of 5000 runs in IPL Cricket. This mark in IPL achieved by Suresh Raina in 177 IPL matches which he has played for Chennai Super Kings. Raina has 5000 runs from 177 Innings at a strike rate of 138.15 including a Century and 35 half centuries. A crucial part of the Chennai Super Kings batting line-up, Raina’s lone century in 6th season of IPL against Kings XI Punjab in the year 2013.

Raina Played a fantastic Inning of his career in the IPL in which he score a Century i.e. 53 balls 100 runs with seven boundaries and six sixes. A year later, the flamboyant southpaw clubbed a stunning 62-ball-109 at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium to guide Chennai Super Kings to its second title in the now-defunct Champions League T20.

Raina needed just 15 runs before the start of VIVO IPL 2019, he got to the milestone in the opening match of the 12 season of IPL against Royal Challengers Bangalore here in Chennai. This moment was much special for Suresh Raina as MA Chidambaram Stadium has fully crowded with audience.


  1. […] VIVO IPL 2019: Match 1 has been played between Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Chennai Super Kings at MA Chidambaram stadium in Chennai. In the opening match of IPL 2019 Chennai Super Kings defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore by 7 wickets in Chennai on Saturday. Chasing the game with 4.5 asking run rate in T-20 is quite easy, as Chennai starts. CSK lost opener Shane Watson early the innings started but never looked to control the game as Ambati Rayudu (28 off 42 runs) and Suresh Raina (19 off 21 balls) put 32 runs partnership for second wicket. Also read Suresh Raina reaches a milestone of 5000 runs in IPL. […]


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