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Top 10 Bowlers in IPL With Most Wickets- All You Need To Know

Top 10 Bowlers in IPL With Most Wickets: Since its first season, the Indian Premier League has seen some top-class bowlers perform exceptionally well. They have also taken many wickets in the entire season. We have brought you the names and also some details about the Top 10 bowlers in IPL who have taken the maximum wickets. Check the details.

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Article NameTop 10 Bowlers in IPL With Most Wickets
Event NameIndian Premier League
No. 1 Player with most wickets in IPLYuzvendra Chahal
Websitewww.iplt20.com

Top 10 Bowlers in IPL With Most Wickets

The names and other details about the 10 bowlers listed below is based on the wickets they have taken till 2023. The fresh details will be updated once the IPL 2024 is over on 26 May 2024.

Sl.NoNamesTotal IPL SeasonMPWicketsAll Time Best
1Yuzendra Chahal131451875/40
2Dwayne Bravo171611834/22
3Piyush Chawla171811794/17
4Amit Mishra171611735/17
5Ravichandran Ashwin161971714/34
6Lasith Malinga171221705/13
7Bhuvneshwar Kumar141601705/15
8Sunil Narine131621635/19
9Ravindra Jadeja172261525/16
10Harbhajan Singh131631505/18

1. Yuzendra Chahal

Yuzendra Chahal
Yuzendra Chahal (Photo Credit- IPL)

The first name in the list is Yuzendra Chahal. He is leg spinner and has performed exceptionally well in the Indian Premier League since his debut match in 2013. He has taken a total of 187 wickets in 145 overs. And his all-time best is 5/40 against the Kolkata Knight Riders team in 2022.

He is currently playing the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 2024 IPL.

2. Dwayne Bravo

Dwayne Bravo
Dwayne Bravo (Photo Credit- IPL)

The second player in the list is Dwayne Bravo, a Jamaican player. He is all-rounder player in the team. Looking at the bowling stats, he has taken a total of 183 wickets in 161 matches. His all-time best is 4/22 against the Kings XI Punjab(now Punjab Kings) in 2020.

He is currently playing for the Chennai Super Kings in IPL 2024.

3. Piyush Chawla

Piyush Chawla
Piyush Chawla (Photo Credit- IPL)

Piyush Chawla comes third in the list. He is a leg spinner in the team. Looking at this bowling stats he has taken 179 wickets in 181 matches. His all-time best was 4/17 against Chennai Super Kings in 2023.

He is currently playing for the Mumbai Indians team in IPL 2024.

4. Amit Mishtra

Amit Mishra
Amit Mishra (Photo Credit- IPL)

With the help of good bowling performance Amit Mishra comes 4th in the list. He has played over 161 matches and has taken 173 wickets. His all-time best was 5/17 against Deccan Chargers (Sunrisers Hyderabad) in 2008.

Currently he is playing for the Lucknow Super Giants in IPL 2024.

5. Ravichandran Ashwin

R. Ashwin
R. Ashwin (Photo Credit- IPL)

One of the most prominent off-spinners of the Indian Cricket team and Indian Premier League, R. Ashwin, has come 5th on the list of the top 10 bowlers of the IPL. He has played 197 matches and has taken 171 wickets. His all-time best was 4/34 against Kings XI Punjab (now Punjab Kings) in 2016.

Currently, he is playing for the Rajasthan Royals in IPL 2024.

6. Lasith Malinga

Lasith Malinga
Lasith Malinga (Photo Credit- Mumbai Indians)

The right-arm pace bowler from Sri Lanka, also known for unique bowling style, Lasith Malinga, is 6th in the list. He has played over 122 matches in IPL and has taken 170 wickets. His all-time best was 5/13 against Delhi Daredevils (now Delhi Capitals) in 2011.

Currently, he is playing for the Mumbai Indians in IPL 2024.

7. Bhuvneshwar Kumar

B. Kumar
B. Kumar (Photo Credit- IPL)

The 7th player in the list is Bhuvneshwar Kumar. He is a right-arm medium pace bowler. He has played over 160 matches and has taken 170 wickets. His all time best was 5/15 against the Kings XI Punjab (now Punjab Kings) in 2017.

Currently, he is playing for the Sunrisers Hyderabad in 2024 IPL.

8. Sunil Narine

Sunil Narine
Sunil Narine (Photo Credit- Wisden)

Sunil Narine who is also known for great bowling in limited overs, is 8th in the list of highest wickets takers. He is a all-rounder in the team. The total match he has played in IPL in 162 and has taken 163 wickets. His all-times best was 5/19 against Kings XI Punjab (now Punjab Kings) in 2012.

He is currently playing for the Kolkata Knight Riders in 2024 Indian Premier League.

9. Ravindra Jadega

Ravindra Jadeja
Ravindra Jadeja (Photo Credit- IPL)

One of the best all-rounders of the Indian Cricket team and Chennai Super Kings in IPL, R. Jadeja ranks 9th in the list. He is a left-arm off-spinner on the team. He has played 226 matches in the Indian Premier League and has taken over 152 wickets. His all-time best was 5/16 against Deccan Chargers (now Sunrisers Hyderabad) in 2012

Currently, he is playing for the Chennai Super Kings in IPL 2024.

10. Harbhajan Singh

Harbhajan Singh
Harbhajan Singh (Photo Credit- Newsbytes)

The 10th player in the list is Harbhajan Singh. He was a prominent off-spinner in both Indian Premier League and International Cricket. He has played over 163 matches and has taken 150 wickets. His all-time best was 5/18 against Chennai Super Kings in 2011.

He has taken retirement from all forms cricket in 2021.

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