IPL 2022: Top 5 Bowlers With Best Bowling Figures In The 2021 Edition Of The Tournament

Updated - 27 Nov 2023, 03:59 PM

Andre Russell, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)
Andre Russell. Image Credits: Twitter

The countdown for IPL 2022 has begun as the tournament is set to commence on March 26. In the opening encounter, Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders will collide with each other at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. A total of 10 teams are part of IPL 2022.

Last season in IPL 2021, Chennai Super Kings won the title after defeating Kolkata Knight Riders in the final. There were many bowlers who bowled brilliant spells in many games. Some of these spells emerged as match-winning for their teams. In this listicle, we take a glance at the top 5 bowlers with the best bowling figures in IPL 2021.

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IPL 2022: Top 5 Bowlers With Best Bowling Figures In The 2021 Edition Of The Tournament

5. Nathan Coulter-Nile- 4/14

Nathan Coulter-Nile
Nathan Coulter-Nile. Credits: IPL

Nathan Coulter-Nile takes the 5th spot on this list. Playing for Mumbai Indians, the Australia pacer bagged 4 wickets for 14 runs in a match against Rajasthan Royals in IPL 2021. The right-arm pacer played 5 games last season and picked 7 wickets at an average of 18.14.

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4. Deepak Chahar- 4/13

Deepak Chahar
Deepak Chahar (Image Credit: Twitter)

Deepak Chahar takes the 4th spot on this list. Chahar was part of Chennai Super Kings in IPL 2021. In a clash against Punjab Kings, the right-arm pacer scalped 4 wickets for 13 runs. Overall, Deepak Chahar picked 14 wickets in 14 matches at an average of 32.21.

3. Arshdeep Singh- 5/32

Arshdeep Singh
Arshdeep Singh (Image: IPL Twitter)

Arshdeep Singh takes third place on this list. Arshdeep Singh was part of Punjab Kings in IPL 2021. The right-arm pacer picked 5 wickets for 32 runs in a match against Rajasthan Royals last season. Overall in the season, Arshdeep picked 18 wickets in 12 games at an average of 19.0.

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2. Harshal Patel- 5/27

Harshal Patel, IPL 2022
Harshal Patel (Image Credit: Twitter)

Harshal Patel takes the 2nd spot on this list. Patel was part of Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL 2021. In the opening game itself, the right-arm pacer picked a five-wicket haul against Mumbai Indians. He picked 5 wickets for just 27 runs in the match. Patel scalped 32 wickets in 15 games in IPL 2021 and finished as the top wicket-taker of the tournament.

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1. Andre Russell- 5/15

Andre Russell, IPL 2022
Andre Russell (Image Credit: Twitter)

Andre Russell tops this list. Playing for Kolkata Knight Riders in a match against Mumbai Indians, the right-arm medium pacer picked 5 wickets for just 15 runs in his 2 overs. It was the best bowling figures by a bowler during the entire tournament. Andre Russell scalped 11 wickets in 8 games last season at an average of 17.09.

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