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 two new team in IPL 2022 season will increase the competition for the IPL 2022 purple cap.

Most Wickets in IPL 2022 List

The Leading Wicket Takers in IPL 2022: The list for the most wickets in IPL 2022 will be updated right after the match ends. Leading Wicket taker of season will wear the Purple Cap during the match. Below are the players listed by most wickets in IPL 2022 season so for.

POSPlayerMatWktsBBIAvgEconSR4w5w
1Yuzvendra Chahal152640/517.767.713.8411
2Wanindu Hasaranga152518/516.167.6212.7211
3Kagiso Rabada132333/417.658.4512.5220
4Umran Malik142225/520.189.0313.411
5Kuldeep Yadav142114/419.958.4314.1920
6Harshal Patel141934/4207.6215.7310
7Mohammad Shami151925/323.947.981800
8Rashid Khan151824/422.386.7319.9410
9Josh Hazlewood111825/419.668.3214.1610
10Avesh Khan131824/423.118.7215.8810
11T Natarajan111810/322.559.4414.3300
12Andre Russell14175/416.359.869.9410
13Umesh Yadav121623/421.187.061810
14Khaleel Ahmed101625/319.688.0414.6800
15Dwayne Bravo101620/318.688.712.8700
16Mukesh Choudhary131646/426.59.3117.0610
17Jasprit Bumrah141510/525.537.1821.3301
18Prasidh Krishna151522/332.68.3523.400
19Shardul Thakur141536/431.539.7819.3310
20Mohsin Khan91416/414.075.9614.1410
21Rahul Chahar131425/325.717.712000
22Tim Southee91420/319.647.851500
23Trent Boult141418/232.148.3323.1400
24Jason Holder121431/327.929.4217.7800
25Ravi Bishnoi141322/235.078.4424.9200
26Daniel Sams111330/428.468.819.3810
27Bhuvneshwar Kumar141222/331.917.3426.0800
28Maheesh Theekshana91233/421.757.4517.510
29Lockie Ferguson121228/433.759.0622.3310
30Ravichandran Ashwin151117/3407.3332.7200
31Krunal Pandya141019/326.56.9722.800
32Arshdeep Singh141037/338.57.73000
33Yash Dayal81040/327.89.5817.400
34Sunil Narine14921/234.665.5737.3300
35Murugan Ashwin8914/225.337.8619.3300
36Dushmantha Chameera12917/242.668.7229.3300
37Anrich Nortje6942/324.119.7114.8800
38Mohammed Siraj14930/253.669.8532.6600
39Moeen Ali10813/319.756.6217.8700
40Mustafizur Rahman8818/330.57.622400
41Riley Meredith8824/229.58.422100
42Kuldeep Sen7820/429.629.4118.8710
43Obed McCoy5820/223.510.071400
44Jagadeesha Suchith5712/2207.7715.4200
45Marco Jansen8725/339.148.5627.4200
46Alzarri Joseph9734/237.718.825.7100
47Pat Cummins5722/330.2810.681700
48Glenn Maxwell12622/224.667.042100
49Axar Patel13610/253.57.464300
50Rishi Dhawan6636/2268.211900
51Varun Chakaravarthy11622/155.338.513900
52Washington Sundar9621/239.838.532800
53Liam Livingstone14627/333.668.782300
54Ramandeep Singh5620/399600
55Jaydev Unadkat5632/231.669.52000
56Dwaine Pretorius6630/235102100
57Tymal Mills5635/331.6611.171700
58Odean Smith6630/429.6611.861510
59Ravindra Jadeja10539/349.67.5139.600
60Hardik Pandya14514/1417.7331.800
61Kumar Kartikeya Singh4522/220.47.8415.600
62Krishnappa Gowtham4530/219.88.2514.400
63Basil Thampi5535/330.49.519.200
64Shivam Mavi6533/145.410.3126.400
65Akash Deep5545/34110.8822.600
66Mitchell Santner6415/132.56.8428.500
67Sai Kishore447/225.257.212100
68Simarjeet Singh6427/234.57.662700
69Lalit Yadav12411/237.58.332700
70Mitchell Marsh8425/225.58.51800
71Kieron Pollard1148/231.258.922100
72Harpreet Brar5426/336.59.122400
73Shahbaz Ahmed15426/275.259.1249.500
74Marcus Stoinis11423/319.7511.2810.500
75Pradeep Sangwan3319/221.667.221800
76Chetan Sakariya3323/2287.632200
77Nathan Ellis2340/318.339.161200
78Vaibhav Arora5321/254.669.1935.6600
79Romario Shepherd3342/232.6610.881800
80Navdeep Saini2336/224121200
81Ayush Badoni1325/15.55.5600
82Prashant Solanki2220/2196.331800
83Matheesha Pathirana2224/2267.620.500
84Sandeep Sharma5218/176.57.656000
85Hrithik Shokeen5247/263.58.464500
86Fazalhaq Farooqi3232/2559.163600
87Andrew Tye3240/253.59.723300
88Varun Aaron2245/22610.41500
89Chris Jordan4223/267.510.5138.500
90Darshan Nalkande2237/229.511.4115.500
91David Willey4129/1726.546600
92Anukul Roy2128/1557.854200
93Mayank Markande2126/1578.144200
94Tushar Deshpande2140/16394200
95Kartik Tyagi2142/1799.874800
96Harshit Rana2124/15110.23000
97Aiden Markram1418/16410.663600
98Deepak Hooda15131/14310.752400
99Shreyas Gopal1134/13411.331800
100Fabian Allen1146/14611.52400
101Sean Abbott1147/14711.752400
102Riyan Parag15112/15914.752400
103Dewald Brevis718/1816300

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.

Purple Cap Holder’s List in IPL – Since 2008

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.

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 one IPL Season Record

32 Wickets is the highest wicket for a bowler in a IPL Season record. Dwayne Bravo’s 32 wickets for Chennai Super Kings in the 2013 season is the most by a bowler in a single IPL season. Bravo’s record of 32 wickets has been equalised by Harshal Patel for Royal Challengers Bangalore in 2021 with an economy rate of 8.14.

Dwayne Bravo and Dhoni
Dwayne Bravo and Dhoni

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

Most Wickets in IPL – All-Time Record

Dwayne Bravo leads the list of most wicket-taker of the entire IPL season. The West Indies born have played more than 150 matches to reach this feat.

Dwayne Bravo
Dwayne Bravo
POSPlayerMatWktsBBIAvgEconSR4w5w
1Dwayne Bravo1611834/2223.828.3817.0520
2Lasith Malinga1221705/1319.87.1416.6361
3Amit Mishra1541665/1723.987.3619.5541
4Yuzvendra Chahal1291655/4021.577.617.0231
5Piyush Chawla1651574/1727.397.8820.8520
6Ravichandran Ashwin1821564/3428.676.9524.7310
7Bhuvneshwar Kumar1461545/1925.797.321.1821
8Sunil Narine1481525/1925.136.6322.7571
9Harbhajan Singh1631505/1826.877.0822.7711
10Jasprit Bumrah1201455/1023.37.3918.9121
11Umesh Yadav1331354/2328.878.3220.8130
12Ravindra Jadeja2101325/1630.797.6124.2831
13Sandeep Sharma1041144/2026.337.7720.3320
14Rashid Khan911114/2420.866.419.5610
15Vinay Kumar1051054/4028.258.3920.210
16Zaheer Khan1001024/1727.277.5921.5710
17Axar Patel1221014/2130.527.2525.2810
18Kagiso Rabada63994/2119.868.2614.4260
19Mohammad Shami92983/1529.158.5220.5300
20Dale Steyn95973/1125.866.9222.4300
21Harshal Patel77975/2722.568.416.1121
22Chris Morris81954/2324.168.0118.1140
23Mohit Sharma86924/1426.858.4519.0710
24Shane Watson145924/2929.157.9322.0510
25Jaydev Unadkat91915/2530.538.7920.8402
26RP Singh82904/2225.987.919.7220
27Praveen Kumar119903/1836.127.7328.0400
28Trent Boult76904/1827.038.3819.3410
29Andre Russell98895/1524.489.1416.0721
30Ashish Nehra75874/1024.78.0518.4110
31Dhawal Kulkarni92864/1428.778.3120.7810
32Albie Morkel91854/3227.718.220.2710
33Pragyan Ojha80853/1122.967.2219.0900
34Ishant Sharma104845/1235.717.9626.9201
35Imran Tahir59824/1220.777.7616.0530
36Shardul Thakur75824/3628.549.0618.910
37Irfan Pathan103803/2433.117.7825.5400
38Morne Morkel70774/2027.137.6921.1610
39Lakshmipathy Balaji73765/2426.688.0519.8831
40Munaf Patel63745/2122.957.5218.3121
41Mitchell McClenaghan56714/2125.398.4917.9410
42Kieron Pollard189694/4431.598.7921.5710
43Ashok Dinda78684/1830.468.2322.2110
44Siddharth Trivedi76654/2529.297.5923.1710
45Jacques Kallis98653/1335.287.926.800
46Shakib Al Hasan71633/1729.197.4423.5600
47Muttiah Muralitharan66633/1126.926.6824.1900
48Mitchell Johnson54613/2627.98.2920.200
49Rajat Bhatia87613/2230.727.4724.6900
50Kuldeep Yadav59614/1427.138.3219.5730
51Krunal Pandya98613/1433.417.3127.4100
52Deepak Chahar63594/1329.197.822.4420
53James Faulkner60595/1630.148.6920.802
54Karn Sharma67594/1627.297.9120.7120
55Mohammed Siraj64594/3232.548.7122.4110
56Siddarth Kaul55584/2929.988.6320.8410
57Shane Warne55574/2125.397.2720.9510
58Rahul Chahar55574/2725.917.5120.710
59Jason Holder38494/5224.028.5716.8210
60Shreyas Gopal49494/1626.168.1119.3710
61Shahbaz Nadeem72483/1637.177.5629.4800
62Khaleel Ahmed34483/2122.948.4916.2100
63Nathan Coulter-Nile39484/1422.927.717.8520
64Shadab Jakati59474/2230.858.0223.0920
65Hardik Pandya106473/2032.38.8621.8700
66Avesh Khan38474/2424.798.417.710
67Jofra Archer35463/1521.337.1317.9300
68Mustafizur Rahman46463/1629.677.822.8300
69Anil Kumble42455/523.516.5821.4421
70Ryan Harris37454/3423.277.5518.4910
71Sreenath Aravind38454/1423.098.216.8920
72Pat Cummins42454/3430.168.5421.1810
73Tim Southee52453/2036.968.532600
74Prasidh Krishna49454/3036.478.9824.3810
75Varun Aaron52443/1633.668.9422.5900
76Anrich Nortje30433/3321.38.0615.8600
77Yusuf Pathan174423/2033.697.427.3100
78Moises Henriques62423/1230.698.1422.6200
79Varun Chakaravarthy42425/2027.887.2323.1401
80Andrew Tye30425/1723.318.5916.2931
81Iqbal Abdulla49403/2427.737.232300
82Rahul Sharma44403/1327.157.0223.200
83Shanthakumaran Sreesanth44403/2929.858.142200
84Arshdeep Singh37405/3226.358.3518.9301
85Parvinder Awana33394/3426.388.2719.1510
86Dan Christian49382/1031.378.123.2400
87T Natarajan35383/1028.798.6519.9700
88Pradeep Sangwan42383/1832.638.6722.5800
89Manpreet Gony44373/3134.788.72400
90Doug Bollinger27374/1318.737.2215.5710
91Ravi Bishnoi37373/2428.497.5322.700
92Yuvraj Singh132364/2929.927.4424.1420
93Lockie Ferguson34364/2829.258.4620.7510
94Murugan Ashwin42353/2131.697.8724.1700
95Pawan Negi50344/1827.627.8721.0610
96Mitchell Starc27344/1520.387.1717.0610
97Marcus Stoinis67344/1530.829.6119.2410
98Kevon Cooper25334/2622.947.8917.4510
99Washington Sundar51333/1633.527.2327.8200
100Sam Curran32324/1131.099.2120.2510
101Rahul Tewatia63323/1834.257.9225.9400
102Thisara Perera37313/2032.778.7322.5200
103Murali Kartik56313/1744.777.2537.0600
104Chris Woakes21303/3621.938.9714.6700
105Shivam Mavi32304/2131.48.7121.6310
106Josh Hazlewood23304/2523.78.1317.510
107Ajit Agarkar42293/2539.698.8326.9700
108Azhar Mahmood23293/2024.147.8218.5200
109Pravin Tambe33284/2030.467.7523.5710
110Amit Singh23284/1922.147.8616.8910
111Ben Stokes43283/1534.798.5624.3900
112Glenn Maxwell109282/1537.968.327.4300
113Angelo Mathews49274/1939.968.1829.310
114Chris Jordan28274/1130.859.3219.8510
115Wayne Parnell26263/2726.967.352200
116Dwayne Smith91264/831.159.0220.7310
117Lungi Ngidi14254/1017.928.312.9610
118Johan Botha34253/6326.9227.7600
119Brett Lee38253/1543.87.513500
120Harmeet Singh Bansal27253/2426.967.9820.2800
121Suresh Raina205252/044.727.3936.3200
122Wanindu Hasaranga17255/1818.567.8614.1611
123Ankit Rajpoot29245/1433.929.2322.0401
124Mitchell Marsh29244/2521.758.0116.2910
125Rishi Dhawan32242/1433.177.9325.0800
126Moeen Ali44243/1326.136.7923.0800
127Umran Malik17245/2522.58.8315.2911
128Brad Hogg21234/2924.787.4719.9110
129Shaun Tait21233/1327.838.1220.5700
130MF Maharoof17233/3419.787.5815.6500
131JP Duminy83234/1736.267.3829.4810
132Ben Hilfenhaus17223/2721.777.7316.9100
133Stuart Binny95222/1434.457.662700
134Basil Thampi25223/2938.459.7423.6800
135Daniel Vettori27213/1933.246.5630.3800
136Roelof van der Merwe21213/2023.716.7421.100
137Yo Mahesh17204/3623.78.716.3510
138Andrew Symonds39203/2133.77.6726.3500
139Navdeep Saini30202/24458.6831.100
140Kane Richardson15193/1324.848.4517.6300
141Mujeeb Ur Rahman19193/2731.168.1822.8400
142Dimitri Mascarenhas13195/2518.746.9416.2101
143Jagadeesha Suchith22192/1231.688.622.1100
144Ishwar Pandey25182/2332.837.6825.6700
145Barinder Sran24183/2842.069.426.8300
146Chris Gayle142183/2140.57.930.7800
147Anureet Singh23183/2334.619.0722.8900
148Krishnappa Gowtham28182/1236.728.2626.6700
149Bipul Sharma33172/1333.658.0625.0600
150Chetan Sakariya17173/31308.122.2400
151Mayank Markande20174/23308.521.1810
152Rohit Sharma213154/630.28.0222.610
153Laxmi Ratan Shukla47153/2529.88.5420.9300
154Alfonso Thomas15143/22297.7322.500
155James Hopes21142/239.149.1325.7100
156Kartik Tyagi16142/2940.719.4725.7900
157Daniel Sams16144/3037.368.7225.7110
158Mohammad Nabi17134/1131.387.1426.3810
159Dirk Nannes16132/1231.777.126.8500
160Ramesh Powar27132/1140.547.4232.7700
161Shahbaz Ahmed28133/733.628.2524.4600
162Ryan McLaren18122/2845.179.1929.500
163Glenn McGrath14124/2929.756.612710
164Ankit Sharma22122/2037.57.3630.5800
165Vikram Singh18123/2941.838.8128.500
166Deepak Hooda95102/1650.18.6134.900
167Jayant Yadav1981/2352.386.8745.7500
168David Hussey6482/259.258.9739.6300

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? 

Rajasthan Royals’ Yuzvendra Chahal is the current IPL Purple Cap Holder. He bagged 26 wickets in 15 matches he played so far.