Top 10 Highest Wicket Taker in IPL -Cricket Matches Today

Indian Premier League, unlike any other cricket tournament, is both entertaining and fun for batsmen and bowlers. IPL 2021 is the 14th season of the league, and all the last thirteen seasons had been a boon for fast bowlers, spinners, and pacers.

Lasith Malinga has been the highest wicket taker in IPL so far. The Sri Lankan fast bowler has played for Mumbai Indians, aka MI, franchise since IPL 2010 and still an active player for the team. The bowler has taken 170 wickets in 11 seasons, playing 122 IPL matches to date with an excellent average of 19.8 and strike rate of 16.62.

Following Malinga are Amit Mishra, Piyush Chawla, Dwayne Bravo, and Harbhajan Singh at the top 5 positions. IPL 2021 is soon to start, and cricket fans are eager to see their favorite bowlers’ performance. Here, we bring you the list of Highest Wicket Takers in IPL History.

List To 10 Highest Wicket Taker in IPL

  1. Lasith Malinga – 170 wickets
    Team[s]: Mumbai Indians
    Matches: 122
    5-wicket hauls: 1
    3-wicket hauls: 18
  2. Amit Mishra – 160 wickets
    Team[s]: Sunrisers Hyderabad, Delhi Capitals, Deccan Chargers
    Matches: 150
    5-wicket hauls: 1
    3-wicket hauls: 15
  3. Piyush Chawla – 156 wickets
    Team[s]: Kolkata Knight Riders, Chennai Super Kings, Kings XI Punjab
    Matches: 164
    5-wicket hauls: 0
    3-wicket hauls: 12
  4. Dwayne Bravo – 153 wickets
    Team[s]: Mumbai Indians, Chennai Super Kings, Gujarat Lions
    Matches: 140
    5-wicket hauls: 0
    3-wicket hauls: 12
  5. Harbhajan Singh – 150 wickets
    Team[s]: Chennai Super Kings, Mumbai Indians
    Matches: 160
    5-wicket hauls: 1
    3-wicket hauls: 10
  6. Ravichandran Ashwin – 138 wickets
    Team[s]: Rising Pune Supergiants, Chennai Super Kings, Kings XI Punjab, Delhi Capitals
    Matches: 154
    5-wicket hauls: 0
    3-wicket hauls: 7
  7. Bhuvneshwar Kumar – 136 wickets
    Team[s]: Sunrisers Hyderabad, Pune Warriors India
    Matches: 121
    5-wicket hauls: 1
    3-wicket hauls: 11
  8. Sunil Narine – 127 wickets
    Team[s]: Kolkata Knight Riders
    Matches: 120
    5-wicket hauls: 1
    3-wicket hauls: 11
  9. Yuzvendra Chahal – 121 wickets
    Team[s]: Royal Challengers Bangalore, Mumbai Indians
    Matches: 99
    5-wicket hauls: 0
    3-wicket hauls: 9
  10. Umesha Yadav – 119 wickets
    Team[s]: Kolkata Knight Riders, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Delhi Capitals
    Matches: 121
    5-wicket hauls: 0
    3-wicket hauls: 14

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