IPL : The Top highest wicket-takers

Chahal topped the list of most wickets last season and earned the purple cap. Chahal's middle-over breakthroughs were pivotal for his new side the Rajasthan Royals, who finished as runners-up. In 17 matches, Chahal scalped 27 wickets at an economy of 7.75.

Yuzvendra Chahal (RR): 

27 wickets 


Hasaranga was close on Chahal's heels throughout IPL 2022 and was well in contention for the purple cap. The Sri Lankan leg-spinner finished second 2nd on the list of most wicket-takers in 2022. In 16 matches, Hasaranga scalped 26 wickets at an economy of 7.54, finishing just 1 wicket short of Chahal's 27 scalps.

Wanindu Hasaranga (RCB): 

26 wickets 


Punjab Kings's South African pace sensation Kagiso Rabada was the most successful fast bowler of IPL 2022. He finished at number 3 on this list with 23 wickets in 13 matches at an economy of 8.45.

Kagiso Rabada (PBKS); 

23 wickets


The fastest Indian bowler Umran Malik was very successful in the IPL last season. Playing for the 2016 champions the Sunrisers Hyderabad Malik in 14 games scalped 22 Wickets at an economy of 9.03.

Umran Malik (SRH): 

22 wickets


India's premier chinaman bowler, Kuldeep Yadav finished fifth on the list of most wicket-takers in IPL 2022. Kuldeep's best performance was recorded against his previous franchise KKR. He took 4/14 in three overs. Overall in 14 matches, Kuldeep took 21 wickets at an economy of 8.43.

Kuldeep Yadav (DC): 

21 wickets


Hazlewood was one of the big aces for the RCB side during the 2022 edition. With his accuracy and disciplined bowling, the Australian pacer scalped 20 wickets in 12 matches at an economy of 8.10 to finish in sixth place on this list.

Josh Hazlewood (RCB): 

20 wickets