Tendulkar Jr’s Debut to Rinku Singh’s Heroics: These Are the Best Moments of IPL 2023!

The Indian Premier League (IPL) is a global phenomenon and the biggest cricketing league in the world today with its unique combination of cricketing talent, glamour, and drama. The league has witnessed several iconic moments that have etched themselves in the memories of fans since its inception.  The IPL 2023 arrived in India this Summer like every year with its share of thrills, emotions, and action in Cricket’s biggest celebration. As the teams from across the country battle for the coveted trophy, the audiences were entertained with nail-biting thrillers, unbelievable catches, toe-crushing yorkers, run fests, and close finishes.

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From Rinku Singh’s unbelievable heroics in the last over to Tendulkar Jr’s debut, IPL 2023 was full of memorable moments fans would cherish for a long time. In this article, we look back at some of the best moments from IPL 2023 and relive the magic that made this season so special.

Here are some of the most memorable moments from IPL 2023

1. Rinku Singh 5 Sixes off 5 Balls 

Who would have imagined that 5 sixes off 5 balls to win a match was ever possible? But like they say, “It’s impossible until it’s done.”

2. Rishabh Pant’s appearance at the stadium

Fans finally got a glimpse of India’s star wicket-keeper batsman in the stadium after the tragic road accident. We hope Pant is back in the Team India Blues very soon!

3. Rahane – The T20 Specialist! 

From a test specialist to a devastating T20 batsman – Rahane’s resurrection in IPL 2023 has been one of the key highlights of IPL 2023.

4. Arshdeep breaks the stumps twice!

Is there a better sight for a fast bowler than seeing the ball not only hitting the stumps but actually breaking it into two halves? And Arshdeep did it twice in an over! The LED stumps Arshdeep broke were worth INR 24 Lakhs each!

5. Dhoni’s moving address to his fans at the Eden Gardens

The wait to watch Dhoni come to the crease

6. Arjun Tendulkar’s Debut Wicket

Here’s how Arjun Tendulkar announced his arrival to the big stage!

7. Virat Kohli as a ‘Captain’ once again! 

We thought we had already seen the last of King Kohli – The Captain in the IPL. However, Cricket comes with a fair deal of surprises!

8. Rashid Khan Hat trick

IPL 2023’s first hat trick and it comes from none other than the talented and majestic Rashid Khan.

9. Yashaswi Jaiswal Hits The Fastest 50 In IPL History

Playing against KKR, Jaiswal produced an absolutely stunning knock while chasing a target of 150. He hit Nitish Rana in the first over for 26 runs and later went on to hit 50 runs in record 13 balls!

10. Young Madhwal’s Bowling Spell of 5/5

Another year, another gem found by Mumbai Indians. Akash Madhwal single-handedly knocked out LSG in the IPL eliminator by taking 5 wickets for just 5 runs and allowed Mumbai to advance to the 2nd Qualifier.

Source – IPL Twitter

11. The King Vs The Prince

In the last league game of the IPL between Gujarat Titans and Royal Challengers Bangalore, both Virat Kohli for RCB and Shubman Gill for GT produced amazing centuries. Both of them gave back-to-back 100s a feat achieved only 2 times before.

While Virat Kohli’s 100 broke the IPL record for most 100s by a player in the IPL, Shubman Gill’s 100 won them the match and knocked RCB out of the season.

12. Sandeep Sharma’s No-Ball And Abdul Samad Six Off The Last Ball

This match between RR and SRH had one of the best finishes in IPL history. Sandeep Sharma had to bowl the last ball when SRH needed 5 runs off it to win. He bowls and Samad hits it and goes straight to a fielder and catches it. The whole RR team celebrate when they realise it was a no-ball! Sharma has to bowl again and this time Samad hits it for a six and wins the match for SRH.

13.) Rashid Khan’s  Blistering Knock 

While Suryakumar Yadav hit a century in the first innings in a match between GT and MI, his knock got overshadowed in the second innings when Rashid Khan hit 10 sixes and produced a blistering knock of 79* (32).

14. Venkatesh Iyer Ends Century Drought For KKR

KKR’s Venkatesh Iyer became the only second player for the team to score a century, the last time being the inaugural match of the IPL back in 2008 by Brendon Mccullum.

15. LSG’s 1 Wicket Win Over RCB

One of the most closest and thrilling matches of this year’s IPL was the RCB Vs LSG at Chinaswamy. It came down to the last over which saw a failed Mankading attempt by Harshal Patel and with just 1 run needed and only 1 wicket left in the end. LSG won the match in the end by 1 wicket after Avesh Khan ran for a bye and then threw his helmet on the ground.

16. Jadeja Brings CSK Their 5th Title Win

Needing 10 runs off just 2 balls, Ravindra Jadeja stepped up to the occasion and hit one six and one four to seal the 5th IPL Title win for CSK.


As IPL 2023 enters the playoffs, we hope that the adrenaline only goes higher and the action gets even more intense. Which teams do you think would make it to the semis and finals? Do let us know in the comments below!

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