7. Mahendra Singh Dhoni (India) – 40.84
One of the best captains India has ever produced is also known as one of the best captains in Ipl history as well. In the 7 seasons of IPL so far, Chennai Super Kings have been found to be the most successful team and the credit goes to MS Dhoni. Dhoni has been quintessential for Csk not just as a charismatic leader but also as a swashbuckling batsman. One reason for their success was surely, that they had Dhoni when it mattered the most. Dhoni has been with the team right from the first season to the seventh season and has helped in bringing the glory days both with his astute captaincy and his willow. Dhoni scored 2614 runs from 112 matches at an average of 40.84. He is no. 7 in the list.