It is not often that the bowlers manage to pick up a five-wicket haul in IPL history and the current IPL edition has already added two more bowlers to the list. It is a big achievement for the bowler considering that all the limitations for them in the modern generation and the game have drifted towards the batsman a lot more than the bowlers.
Despite all, the bowlers have tried out a lot of variations to get ahead of the batsman but still, the toughest ball to play for the batsmen has been the yorker. Here is the complete list of bowlers who have picked up a five-wicket haul in the tournament.
IPL: List Of Bowlers Who Have Picked A Five Wicket Haul:
The Pakistan left-arm pacer Sohail Tanvir was the first bowler in IPL history to pick up a five-wicket haul in the 2008 inaugural edition. He finished with figures of 6 wickets for 14 runs at a splendid economy rate of 3.5 in his four-over spell against the Chennai Super Kings in Jaipur. Tanvir’s performance did help Rajasthan to win the match against CSK in the group stages.