Most Wickets in IPL Season by a Spinner: Yuzvendra Chahal IPL 2022 equals all time record

Updated on: May 21, 2022 1:49 pm IST

  • Yuzvendra Chahal IPL 2022

    Yuzvendra Chahal Most Wickets in IPL Season by a Spinner: The spinners have always delivered impactful performances in the history of the Indian Premier League (IPL). In the ongoing IPL 2022 season, many of the Indian as well as overseas spinners have registered match-winning performances. The likes of Yuzvendra Chahal, Wanindu Hasaranga and Kuldeep Yadav have been one of the best spinners in the ongoing edition of the T20 tournament.

    Most Wickets in IPL Season by a Spinner: Yuzvendra Chahal IPL 2022 equals all time record

    While representing the Rajasthan Royals, leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal has equalled a massive all-time Indian Premier League record of taking most wickets in a season by a spinner. Chahal has now picked up a total of 26 wickets in this IPL 2022 season equalling Imran Tahir’s previous record which he achieved in 2019. The right-arm leggie has overall taken as many as 165 IPL wickets from a total of 128 matches at an economy of 7.6.

    After the last victory over Chennai Super Kings, the Rajasthan Royals have finished at the second spot that given them an advantage during the IPL 2022 playoffs. This means that the current Purple Cap holder, Yuzvendra Chahal, will have a chance to surpass James Faulkner’s record of picking the most wickets in an IPL season for Rajasthan Royals when he took 28 scalps.

    Most Wickets in IPL Season by a Spinner

    Player Wickets IPL Team Year
    Yuzvendra Chahal 26 Rajasthan Royals 2022
    Imran Tahir 26 Chennai Super Kings 2019
    Wanindu Hasaranga 24 Royal Challengers Bangalore 2022
    Sunil Narine 24 Kolkata Knight Riders 2012
    Harbhajan Singh 24 Mumbai Indians 2013


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    Most Wickets in IPL

    Player Wickets IPL Matches
    Dwayne Bravo 183 161
    Lasith Malinga 170 122
    Amit Mishra 166 154
    Yuzvendra Chahal 165 128
    Piyush Chawla 157 165
    Ravi Ashwin 156 181
    Harbhajan Singh 150 163


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    MI vs DC Today IPL Match

    In the today IPL match, the Mumbai Indians (MI) will be locking horns with the Delhi Capitals (DC) at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. This is a massive encounter with respect to the IPL 2022 Playoffs qualification. If Delhi Capitals goes on to win the game, they will qualify for the knockouts. However, in case Mumbai Indians beats Delhi Capitals, then Royal Challengers Bangalore will book a spot in the playoffs.

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    MI vs DC Head to Head Record

    Matches MI Won DC Won
    Overall (31) 16 15
    Last 5 IPL Games 2 3


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