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Hat Trick in IPL: Which bowler has most hattricks in Indian Premier League?

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Hat Trick in IPL – Bowlers have played an instrumental role in Indian Premier League over the years. They have risen on the occasion to put on extraordinary performances, inlcuding hattrick.

IPL has seen total of 20 hattricks so far. Let’s look at all hat trick in IPL

Hat Trick in IPL

Player

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Final Bowling Figures

Against

Year

Lakshmipathy Balaji

Irfan Pathan, Piyush Chawla, VRV Singh 

5/24

KXIP

2008

Amit Mishra

Ravi Teja, Pragyan Ohja, RP Singh

5/17

DEC

2008

Makhaya Ntini

Sourav Ganguly, DB Das, David Hussey 

4/21

KKR

2008

Yuvraj Singh

Robin Uthappa, Jacques Kallis, Mark Boucher 

3/22

RCB

2009

Rohit Sharma

Abhishek Nayar, Harbhajan Singh, JP Duminy

4/6

MI

2009

Yuvraj Singh

Harshal Gibbs, Andre Symonds, Venugopal Rao 

3/13

DEC

2009

Praveen Kumar

DR Martyn, S Narwal, P Dogra

3/18

RR

2010

Amit Mishra

R McLaren, Mandeep Singh, Ryan Harris

4/9

KXIP

2011

Ajit Chandila

Jassie Ryder, Sourav Ganguly, Robin Uthappa 

4/13

PWI

2012

Sunil Narine

David Hussey, Azhar Mahmood, Gurkeerat Singh

3/33

KXIP

2013

Amit Mishra

Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Rahul Sharma, Ashok Dinda

4/19

PWI

2013

Pravin Tambe

Manish Pandey, Yusuf Pathan, Ryan ten Doeschate

3/26

KKR

2014

Shane Watson

Shikhar Dhawan, M Henriques, KV Sharma

3/13

SRH

2014

Axar Patel

Dinesh Karthik, Dwayne Bravo, Ravindra Jadeja 

4/21

GL

2016

Samuel Badree

Parthiv Patel, Mitch McClenaghan, Rohit Sharma

4/9

MI

2017

Andrew Tye

Ankit Sharma, Manoj Tiwary, Shardul Thakur

5/17

RPS

2017

Jaydev Unadkat

Bipul Sharma, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar

5/30

SRH

2017

Sam Curran

Harshal Patel, Kagiso Rabada, Sandeep Lamichhane

4/11

DC

2019

Shreyas Gopal

V Kohli, AB de Villiers, Marcus Stoinis 

3/12

RCB

2019

Harshal Patel

Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Rahul Chahar 

4/17

RCB

2021

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There were three hat tricks that took place IPL 2009. But what came as a surprise, was it came from non regular bowlers. Playing for Punjab Kings, Yuvraj Singh took three wickets in three balls in two times in the tournament. He achieved the feat against Royal Challengers Bangalore and Deccan Chargers.

Rohit Sharma Hat Trick in IPL

The second bowler who took hat-trick in 2009 was Rohit Sharma, achieving the feat against Mumbai Indians while playing for Deccan Chargers. The Premier batter dismissed Abhishek Nayar, Harbhajan Singh, JP Duminy.

IPL 2010, 11 & 12 saw one hat trick each by Praveen Kumar, who took against Rajasthan Royals in 2010, Amit Mishra, who took his second hat trick in the tournament in 2010 and Ajit Chandila, who achieved the feat against Pune Warriors India in 2012.

Sunil Narine took his first hat trick in IPL in 2013 season, when playing for KKR he be claimed 3/33 against Kings XI Punjab. Amit Mishra in that season created history when he bagged his third hat trick, becoming the first bowler in the history of league to do so.

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In IPL 2014, both the hat tricks belonged to Rajasthan Royals. Leg-spinner Pravin Tambe took 3/26 against Kolkata Knight Riders and then just after few games, Shane Watson took his first hat trick in the league,  playing against Sunrisers Hyderabad and returning with the figures of 3/13.

Axar Patel was the lone hat trick taker in IPL 2016, when he took against Gujarat Lions to register his first hat trick in IPL. While the likes of Samuel Badree (4/9), Andrew Tye (5/17) and Jaydev Unadkat (5/30) were the bowlers that took hat trick in IPL 2017.

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Sam Curran registered first hat trick of 2019, when playing for Punjab Kings against Delhi Capitals, the left-arm pacer took 4/11. The second hat trick in that season was taken by Shreyas Gopal (RR) against Royal Challengers Bangalore.

Harshal Patel was the pick of bowlers in IPL 2021. Not only he took most wickets in the season, he also bagged a hat trick to his name. He achieved the feat against Mumbai Indians.

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