IPL 2020 - Top 5 Bowlers, Wicket Takers in IPL History

IPL which was debuted in 2008, the title was sponsored by India's largest Real estate goliath DLF. DLF secured the bid with Rs 200 Cr. or US$28 million for duration of 5 seasons 2008-2012. The Indian premier league every year is ripping new records in terms of viewership; IPL is seen as the most reputed sports league in the world, also one the most profitable one.

Initially, when T20 matches were launched it was always a one-sided game for the batsmen, however, some nail-biting close end performances by bowlers have made the headlines, for example, Alzarri Joseph bowled 3.4 overs (includes one maiden over) and gave away just 12 runs with a strike rate of 3.66 and shattered 6 wickets bowled out Sunrisers Hyderabad at 96 all out (17.4/20 Overs), one of the best performances witnessed in VIVO IPL 2019, followed by Sohail Tanvir 14/6, Adam Zampa 19/6 and the legend Anil Kumble 5/5 with a strike rate of 3.80

All-Time Records - List of Top 5 Bowlers in IPL

Below we are sharing the Top bowlers and wicket-takers all Time records in IPL, with stats included from 2008-2019 IPL season.

No. 5 Dwayne Bravo


The Caribbean entertainment box Dwayne Bravo is not short of any recognition, he has always been a massive player, was successful in maintaining his name as the most entertaining player in the world. He brings in the Caribbean feel on the field. Having played plenty of T20 matched and different leagues across the world, Bravo encapsulates the knowledge of the game and has a good grasp on the technicalities of the game.

Playing for the Mumbai Indians for three back-to-back seasons and finally bought by the CSK (Chennai Super Kings) in the 2011 IPL edition. He is Right-arm medium-fast bowler, and a good batsman capable of hitting bowlers and giving them tough times. Being an all-rounder, he is proving as an asset for any side he would play for, this year playing for the CSK side he would be in the watcher's list.

Dwayne Bravo played 134 matches and 131 innings, bowled 431 overs and clinched 147 Wickets.

D.O. B: 07 October 1983

Zodiac: Libra

Average: 24.60

Economy: 8.39

Strike Rate: 17.59

4 Wickets in an Over: 2 Occasions

5 Wickets in an Over: 0 Occasion

Team: Chennai Super Kings 

No.4 Piyush Chawla


Born on 24 December

1988, Piyush Chawla begins his Indian Premier League career in the opening season of DLF IPL 2008. Playing for the Kings XI Punjab successfully for three consecutive seasons from 2008 to 13. Kings XI Punjab spent US$900,000 (4th season) to keep this player.

KKR (Kolkata Knight Riders) finally bought this player for Rs. 4.25 Cr. in 7th IPL auctions. In the 2020 IPL auctions for the 13th edition of Vivo IPL, he was bought by the CSK team (Chennai Super Kings) ahead of the 2020 IPL league. Piyush Chawla played 157 matches and 156 innings, bowled 520.4 overs and clinched 150 Wickets.

D.O. B: 24 December 1988

Zodiac: Capricorn

Average: 27.14

Economy: 7.82

Strike Rate: 20.82

4 Wickets in an Over: 2 Occasions

5 Wickets in an Over: 0 Occasions

Team: Chennai Super Kings

No. 3 Harbhajan Singh


Harbhajan Singh is one player who doesn't need any introduction, we know already how much this veteran player has contributed to the Indian side. A veteran at Mumbai Indians bowling unit, Harbhajan Singh has been a part of the IPL since the opening of the tournament in 2008 (DLF IPL 2020). His bowling helped Mumbai Indians to their first Twenty20 title victory in 2011 defeating the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the final match of the T20 Champions League.

Also known as the well-known name 'The Turbanator' was the key opponent in shaping the 2011 ICC World Cup win for the Indian side. Having been an integral part of the MI squad with three IPL titles, Harbhajan brings in a rich experience to the league. This 13th edition of the league will see the off-spinner with CSK as the playing side.

Harbhajan Singh played 160 matches and 157 innings, bowled 562.2 overs and clinched 150 Wickets.

D.O.B: 03 July 1980

Zodiac: Cancer

Average: 24.19

Economy: 7.35

Strike Rate: 19.75

4 Wickets in an Over: 3 Occasions

5 Wickets in an Over: 1 Occasion

Team: Delhi Capitals

No. 2 Amit Mishra


Amit Mishra is a consistent attacking bowler (right-arm leg-break) and also tail-ender batsman. Amit Mishra was grasped by Delhi Capitals for the13th season of Vivo IPL 2020. He has represented India in Test, ODIs, and T20s. Amit Mishra who has been a consistent Wickets-taker in all the five editions of the tournament. his timely contributions in lower order has made him worth being considered, his bowling has been constantly evolved while playing in Indian Premier League since his debut in the first edition of DLF IPL 2008, He has also made best useful contributions in the lower order with his timely cameos. Amit Mishra has played 147 matches and 147 innings, bowled 516.5 overs and clinched 157 Wickets.

D.O.B: 24 November 1982

Zodiac: Sagittarius

Average: 24.19

Economy: 7.35

Strike Rate: 19.75

4 Wickets in an Over: 3 Occasions

5 Wickets in an Over: 1 Occasion

Team: Delhi Capitals

No. 1 Lasith Malinga


Did you miss Lasith Malinga well if yes then here's the good news you were waiting? You will be able to see him back in action in VIVO IPL 2020 for If the fans didn’t see this fast bowler with a quirky action last season. Seen last in the role of bowling mentor? He is a three-time championship winner and ‘Slinga Malinga’ will be back in the 12th season purely as a bowler. You will once again see this world-class bowler with his most unique runup. Lasith Malinga has played 122 matches and 122 innings, total overs 471.1 and clinched 170 Wickets.

D.O.B: 28 August 1983

Zodiac: Virgo

Average: 19.80

Economy: 7.14

Strike Rate: 16.62

4 Wickets in an Over: 4 Occasions

5 Wickets in an Over: 1 Occasion

Team: Mumbai Indians

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