Gujarat Titans Vs. The final match of the IPL 2023 tournament between Chennai Super Kings was played on Monday (May 29). In this match, the Chennai team defeated the defending champion Gujarat by 5 wickets under the Duckworth-Lewis rule. With this, the Chennai team won the IPL trophy for the fifth time. Despite losing the trophy, Gujarat’s bowlers managed to take the most wickets. Three Gujarat bowlers shone in the season. Fast bowler Mohammad Shami took the most wickets and bagged the Purple Cap. The Purple Cap is awarded to the bowler who takes the most wickets in an IPL season.
Fast bowler Mohammad Shami of the winning Gujarat Titans team was awarded the purple cap for the IPL 2023 season. In this article we will know about 5 bowlers who took most wickets in IPL 2023 season. (5 players who take most wickets in IPL 2023 see list here)
Bowlers with most wickets in IPL 2023
1. Mohammed Shami
Fast bowler of champion Gujarat Titans team Mohammed Shami (Mohammed Shami) dominated the season of IPL 2023. Shami sent the opposition batsmen running with his penetrating bowling. This season, Shami took 28 wickets in 17 matches at an average of 17.60 and an economy rate of 7.95. His best performance this season is 4 wickets at the expense of 11 runs.
2. Rashid Khan
Gujarat Titans spinner Rashid Khan is second in this list. Rashid has made the batsmen dance to the tune of his spin in the IPL 2023 season. He is the second highest wicket taker in a season after Shami. He has taken 27 wickets at an average of 18.81 and an economy rate of 7.93. 4 wickets for 30 runs is Rashid’s best performance of the season.
3. Mohit Sharma
In the list of bowlers who have taken the most wickets in the IPL 2023 season, the Gujarat Titans player is also at the third position. That player is Mohit Sharma. Mohit has taken 25 wickets in 14 matches this season at an average of 13.24 and an economy rate of 7.84. 5 wickets for just 10 runs is his best performance of the season.
4. Piyush Chawla
Even though the Mumbai Indians team was eliminated in the second qualifier, one of their bowlers finished fourth in the list of bowlers with the most wickets. Piyush Chawla is the fourth highest wicket-taker of the season, but Mumbai’s first. He has taken 22 wickets in 16 matches in the season at an average of 22.50 and an economy rate of 8.11. His best bowling performance of the season was 3 wickets for 22 runs.
5. Yuzvendra Chahal
The spinner of the Rajasthan Royals team, who won the Orange Cap last season, fell to the fifth position in the IPL 2023 season. Chahal managed to take just 21 wickets this season. He took 21 wickets in 14 matches at an average of 20.57 and an economy rate of 8.17. 4 wickets at the expense of 17 runs is his best performance of the season.
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