Most wickets in ipl 2022
Most wickets in ipl 2022

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Most wickets in IPL 2022 list: The players with the most number of wickets in the tournament will receive the Purple Cap with the cash prize of Rs. 10 Lakhs.

The bowler with the most wickets in the tournament during the course of the season would wear the Purple Cap while fielding, with the overall leading wicket-taker at the conclusion of the tournament winning the actual Purple Cap award on the day of the season’s final. In case of a tie, the bowler with a superior economy rate would hold the Purple Cap.

The addition of 2 new IPL teams in the 2022 season will increase the competition for the IPL 2022 purple cap.

Most Wickets in IPL 2022 list

The Most wickets in IPL 2022: The latest purple cap holder in IPL 2022 will be listed below with the current stats once after the match kick starts.

RCB’s Harshal Patel is the current IPL Purple Cap holder where he bags 32 wickets in 15 matches he played in the tournament.

Harshal Patel
Harshal Patel

The list for the most wickets in IPL 2022 will be updated right after the match ends. Stay tuned for the updates!!!

Rules for Purple Cap in IPL 2022

  • The award is given to the leading wicket-taker of the IPL season.
  • The bowler with the most wickets in the tournament during the season would wear the Purple Cap while in the field.
  • In case of a tie, the Purple Cap is given to the bowler with a superior economy rate.

Most Wickets in IPL – Purple Cap Holder – All Season

Following is the list of winners of the Purple Cap for all seasons since its inauguration. Pakistan’s Sohail Tanvir was the first bowler to win the Purple Cap. He took 22 wickets in 11 matches.

Both Dwayne Bravo and Bhuvaneshwar Kumar have the record of winning the Purple Cap twice in the history of IPL, which is the highest so far.

Dwayne Bravo and Dhoni
Dwayne Bravo and Dhoni

Dwayne Bravo’s 32 wickets in the 2013 season are the most by a bowler in a single IPL season. Bravo’s record of 32 wickets has been equalised by Harshal Patel in 2021 with an economy rate of 8.14.

Harshal Patel is the latest winner of the award, taking 32 wickets from 15 matches in the 2021 season of IPL.

YearPlayerTeamMatchesWicketsEconomy4W5W
2021Harshal PatelRoyal Challengers Bangalore15328.1411
2020Kagiso RabadaDelhi Capitals17308.3420
2019Imran TahirChennai Super Kings17266.6920
2018Andrew TyeKings XI Punjab1424830
2017Bhuvaneshwar KumarSunrisers Hyderabad14267.0501
2016Bhuvaneshwar KumarSunrisers Hyderabad17237.4210
2015Dwayne BravoChennai Super Kings17268.1400
2014Mohit SharmaChennai Super Kings16238.3910
2013Dwayne BravoChennai Super Kings18327.9510
2012Morne MorkelDelhi Daredevils16257.1910
2011Lasith MalingaMumbai Indians16285.9501
2010Pragyan OjhaDeccan Chargers16217.2900
2009RP SinghDeccan Chargers16236.9810
2008Sohail TanvirRajasthan Royals11226.4611

 

Most Wickets in IPL 2022 – All-Time Record

Lasith Malinga leads the list of most wicket-taker of the entire IPL season with 170 wickets under his name. The Yorker king originally from Sri Lanka plays for Mumbai Indians since 2008.

Lasith Malinga
Lasith Malinga

Malinga has won four IPL titles with MI. He did not take part in IPL 2020 due to personal reasons. Later on January 20, 2021, Malinga announces retirement from franchise cricket.

POSPLAYERMatOvRunsWktsBBIEcon4w5w
1Lasith Malinga122471.13,3661705/137.1461
2Dwayne Bravo151485.44,0601674/228.3520
3Amit Mishra154540.53,9801665/177.3541
4Piyush Chawla165545.44,3011574/177.8820
5Harbhajan Singh163569.24,0301505/187.0711
6Ravichandran Ashwin1675834,0321454/346.9110
7Sunil Narine134520.23,5081435/196.7471
8Bhuvneshwar Kumar132491.33,5881425/197.321
9Yuzvendra Chahal1144083,0971394/257.5920
10Jasprit Bumrah106403.42,9951304/147.4120
11Ravindra Jadeja200501.13,8161275/167.6131
12Umesh Yadav121420.23,5791194/248.5120
13Sandeep Sharma99366.22,8491124/207.7720
14Ashish Nehra883182,4951064/107.8410
15Vinay Kumar105353.32,9661054/408.3910
16Zaheer Khan100366.42,7821024/177.5810
17Dale Steyn95362.42,508973/86.9100
18Axar Patel109382.32,762954/217.2210
19Chris Morris81286.42,295954/23840
20Rashid Khan763021,912933/76.3300
21Shane Watson145338.12,682924/297.9310
22Mohit Sharma86292.22,470924/148.4410
23Praveen Kumar119420.43,251903/187.7200
24RP Singh82295.52,338904/227.920
25Pragyan Ojha92316.32,332893/117.3600
26Dhawal Kulkarni92297.52,474864/148.310
27Albie Morkel91287.12,355854/328.210
28Jaydev Unadkat862962,588855/258.7402
29Imran Tahir59219.21,703824/127.7630
30Irfan Pathan103340.32,649803/247.7700
31Mohammad Shami79278.22,402793/158.6200
32Harshal Patel63210.41,808785/278.5811
33Morne Morkel70271.32,089774/207.6910
34Lakshmipathy Balaji73251.52,028765/248.0531
35Kagiso Rabada501901,560764/218.2140
36Trent Boult62236.11,983764/188.3910
37Munaf Patel63225.51,698745/217.5121
38Ishant Sharma93333.52,703735/128.0901
39Andre Russell84210.11,901725/159.0411
40Rajat Bhatia95272.42,020714/157.410
41Mitchell McClenaghan56212.21,803714/218.4910
42Ashok Dinda78251.42,071684/188.2210
43Shardul Thakur612101,867673/198.8900
44Siddharth Trivedi762511,904654/257.5810
45Jacques Kallis98290.22,293653/137.8900
46Kieron Pollard1782342,055654/448.7810
47Muttiah Muralitharan662541,696633/116.6700
48Shakib Al Hasan71247.21,839633/177.4300
49Mitchell Johnson54205.21,702613/268.2800
50Deepak Chahar63220.41,722594/137.820
51Karn Sharma67203.41,610594/167.920
52James Faulkner60204.31,778595/168.6902
53Siddarth Kaul54197.31,696584/298.5810
54Shane Warne551991,447574/217.2710
55Krunal Pandya84240.41,773513/147.3600
56Mohammed Siraj50171.21,437504/328.3810
57Nathan Coulter-Nile38139.51,052484/147.5220
58Shahbaz Nadeem72235.51,784483/167.5600
59Shreyas Gopal48155.11,248484/168.0410
60Shadab Jakati59180.51,450474/228.0120
61Jofra Archer35137.3981463/157.1300
62Anil Kumble42160.51,058455/56.5721
63Ryan Harris37138.41,047454/347.5510
64Sreenath Aravind38126.41,039454/148.220
65Rahul Chahar421501,117434/277.4410
66Yusuf Pathan174191.11,415423/207.400
67Moises Henriques62158.21,289423/128.1400
68Varun Aaron50160.41,429423/168.8900
69Hardik Pandya92144.51,313423/209.0600
70Rahul Sharma44154.41,086403/137.0200
71Iqbal Abdulla49153.21,109403/247.2300
72Shanthakumaran Sreesanth44146.41,194403/298.1400
73Kuldeep Yadav45149.21,236404/208.2710
74Andrew Tye27103872405/178.4631
75Parvinder Awana33124.31,029394/348.2610
76Mustafizur Rahman381431,121383/167.8300
77Dan Christian49147.11,192382/108.0900
78Pat Cummins371391,145384/348.2310
79Doug Bollinger2796693374/137.2110
80Manpreet Gony441481,287373/318.6900
81Varun Chakaravarthy31123839365/206.8201
82Yuvraj Singh132144.51,077364/297.4320
83Jason Holder2695.5786354/528.210
84Pradeep Sangwan39133.41,175353/188.7900
85Mitchell Starc2796.4693344/157.1610
86Anrich Nortje2491.2699343/337.6500
87Pawan Negi50119.2939344/187.8610
88Kevon Cooper2596757334/267.8810
89Rahul Tewatia48132.21,020323/187.700
90Khaleel Ahmed2490.3786323/218.6800
91Sam Curran32108995324/119.2110
92Murali Kartik56191.31,388313/177.2400
93Tim Southee431601,388313/248.6700
94Thisara Perera37116.21,016313/208.7300
95Arshdeep Singh2376.1669305/328.7801
96Chris Woakes2173.2658303/68.9700
97Prasidh Krishna34124.21,152304/309.2610
98Marcus Stoinis56102969304/159.510
99Azhar Mahmood2389.3700293/207.8200
100Avesh Khan2591749293/138.2300

 

What is the Prize amount for Purple Cap holder in IPL?

The Player holding the Purple cap would receive a prize amount of Rs. 10 Lakhs.

Who is the first player to win the Purple Cap?

Sohail Tanvir won IPL Purple Cap in the first-ever season. His 22 wickets in 11 matches helped the Rajasthan Royals become champions.

Sohail Tanvir won the first ever Purple Cap in IPL history
Sohail Tanvir won the first-ever Purple Cap in IPL history

Who has won the most number of Purple Caps in IPL History?

Dwayne Bravo and Bhuvaneshwar Kumar have got the most number of Purple Caps in the history of IPL, that is, 2 times in their IPL career.

Who is the current IPL Purple Cap Holder? 

RCB’s Harshal Patel is the current IPL Purple Cap holder where he bags 32 wickets in 15 matches he played in the tournament.