IPL 2021: 5 Bowlers Who Have Bowled Most Dot Balls In The History Of The Tournament

IPL 2021: 5 Bowlers Who Have Bowled Most Dot Balls In The History Of The Tournament

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IPL 2021 will entertain Indian cricket fans with nail-biting matches soon. The tournament will kick-start on April 9, 2021, with the first match between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Mumbai Indians. Both the teams will lock horns at MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. A total of 60 matches will be played in IPL 2021 and the tournament will conclude with the final match on May 30, 2021.

With the Indian Premier League being a T20 tournament, bowling is a tough job to do. Since a team only has 20 overs to play, the batsmen aim to play at a high strike rate so as to score maximum runs in a match. Since batsmen look to hit big shots, bowling a dot ball in the Indian Premier League is very advantageous for the bowling team. After 13 editions of the Indian Premier League, few bowlers have bowled more than a thousand dot deliveries in their career. Here a take a glance at 5 bowlers who have bowled most dot balls in the history of the Indian Premier League.

IPL 2021: 5 Bowlers Who Have Bowled Most Dot Balls In The History Of The Tournament

5. Piyush Chawla

Piyush Chawla
Piyush Chawla (Image Credit: Twitter)

Piyush Chawla holds the 5th spot for bowling most dot balls in the Indian Premier League. The right-arm leg break bowler Chawla has bowled 1146 dot balls in IPL. He has played 164 matches so far and bowled in 163 innings, delivering 541.4 overs. With so many dot balls in his career, Piyush Chawla has an economy of 7.87 in IPL. In 163 innings, he has also scalped 156 wickets. Piyush Chawla is also the 3rd highest wicket-taker in the Indian Premier League. Piyush Chawla will play for Mumbai Indians in IPL 2021.

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