May 19, 2024, 09:24 PM IST

Captains with most wickets in an IPL season

Pavan Naidu

Shane Warne (RR, 2008)

Late Shane Warne led Rajasthan Royals to win the inaugural season of IPL in 2008. He has a record of taking the most wickets as a captain in an IPL season. He reigns the list by taking 19 wickets in the 2008 edition.

Anil Kumble (RCB, 2010)

Former Indian bowler Anil Kumble captained RCB in 2010. He comes second when it comes to taking the most wickets in a IPL season as a captain. In 2010, the former RCB skipper dismissed 17 batters.

Ravichandran Ashwin (PBKS, 2019)

Indian bowler R Ashwin captained Punjab Kings in 2019 and took 15 wickets in the same season.

Pat Cummins (SRH, 2024)

SRH skipper Pat Cummins has taken 15 wickets in the ongoing IPL 2024. He ranks fourth in the elite list of taking the most wickets as a captain in a season so far.

Shane Warne (RR, 2009)

In the 2009 IPL edition, RR captain Shane Warne took 14 wickets and holds the fifth spot in the list.