With the 2015 Indian Premier League now in the knockout stages, we take a look at the best players from the cashed-up Twenty20 competition so far.
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Just which players have stood out in the opening phase of the tournament?
Find out below!
David Warner (Sunrisers Hyderabad)
Warner was handed the Sunrisers captaincy and he duly delivered.
In his 14 innings at the crease, the Australian piled on 562 runs with a strike rate of 156.54.
The fiery batsman averaged a half-century every two matches. A joy to watch.