PWH de Silva (Jaffna Kings/Jaffna Stallions/Kalutara Kings): 67 Most wickets at an average of 19.83 and an economy rate of 7.24.
These bowlers have all been consistent performers in the LPL, and their wickets have been crucial to their teams’ success. de Silva is the leading wicket-taker in the history of the tournament, and he has also been the leading wicket-taker in the last Three seasons.
Thushara is a consistent wicket-taker who has been able to take wickets at both the top and the bottom of the order. Pradeep is a death bowler who has been able to defend his team’s total with some impressive bowling performances.
Theekshana is a young bowler who has come into the tournament and made an immediate impact. He is a mystery spinner who has been able to take wickets with his variations. Patel is a spin bowler who has been able to take wickets in the middle overs.
These bowlers are all capable of taking wickets in different ways, and they have all been able to be successful in the LPL. They are all important players for their teams, and they will be looking to continue their success in the years to come.
Here is a table of the top 10 bowlers in LPL history for wickets taken:
Complete List of Top Wicket Taker In Lanka Premier League In History
|PWH de Silva (BLK/JK/JS/KAF)||2020-2023||32||690||115.0||704||39|
|N Thushara (GG)||2020-2022||22||453||75.3||595||30|
|N Pradeep (DG/GG/KT)||2020-2022||23||441||73.3||700||29|
|M Theekshana (JK/JS)||2020-2023||21||492||82.0||559||26|
|CAK Rajitha (CS/DV/GT)||2020-2023||16||302||50.2||354||23|
|SR Patel (DV/GG)||2020-2021||19||388||64.4||428||23|
|RAS Lakmal (CS/JK/JS)||2020-2022||24||422||70.2||584||23|
|V Viyaskanth (JK/JS)||2020-2023||15||330||55.0||360||22|
|B Fernando (DBA/JK/JS/KW)||2020-2023||14||298||49.4||407||21|
|PVD Chameera (CK/CS)||2020-2021||17||347||57.5||523||21|
|I Udana (BLK/CK/GG/KAF)||2020-2023||26||461||76.5||649||20|
|D Lakshan (CLS/CS/GG)||2020-2023||16||240||40.0||356||19|
|CR Brathwaite (KAF)||2022-2022||8||156||26.0||178||18|
|JDF Vandersay (CK/CLS/CS)||2020-2023||12||240||40.0||294||18|
|S Prasanna (CS/GT/KT)||2020-2023||21||328||54.4||399||18|
|Wahab Riaz (GG/JK)||2021-2022||14||298||49.4||434||17|
|Mohammad Amir (GG)||2020-2021||16||345||57.3||446||17|
|JNT Seales (JK)||2021-2021||7||122||20.2||159||15|
|Imran Tahir (DG)||2021-2021||10||210||35.0||210||15|
Top 5 Highest Wicket Taker In Lanka Premier League (LPL) All Time
PWH de Silva (Jaffna Kings/Jaffna Stallions/Kalutara Kings): 39 wickets
Pulasthi Waligamage Hewage de Silva, often referred to as PWH de Silva, has been a prolific wicket-taker in the Lanka Premier League. Representing Jaffna Kings (JK), Jaffna Stallions (JS), and Kandy Aviators (KAF), de Silva’s deceptive variations and accuracy have troubled many batsmen.
Nuwan Thushara (Galle Gladiators): 30 wickets
Nuwan Thushara is a right-arm fast bowler who has been playing for the Galle Gladiators since the inaugural season of the LPL. He is a very aggressive bowler who is able to take wickets with both pace and swing. He is also a very good fielder, and he has taken a number of catches in the LPL.
Nuwan Pradeep (Dambulla Giants/Galle Gladiators/Kandy Tuskers): 29 wickets
Dhammika Prasad, known as Nuwan Pradeep, has been a consistent performer in the Lanka Premier League, playing for Dambulla Giants (DG), Galle Gladiators (GG), and Kandy Tuskers (KT). His experience and skill have contributed significantly to his team’s bowling attack.
Maheesh Theekshana (Jaffna Kings/Jaffna Stallions): 26 wickets
Maheesh Theekshana is a left-arm mystery spinner who has been playing for the Jaffna Kings since the 2020 season of the LPL. He is a very young bowler who has been able to take wickets with his variations. He is also a very good fielder, and he has taken a number of catches in the LPL.
Samit Patel (Dambulla Giants/Galle Gladiators): 23 wickets
Sandeep Lamichhane, commonly known as SR Patel, is a Nepalese cricketer who has made his mark in the Lanka Premier League while representing Dambulla Viiking (DV) and Galle Gladiators (GG). Lamichhane’s leg-spin bowling has been a revelation, bamboozling batsmen with his variations and flight.
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PWH de Silva (Jaffna Kings/Jaffna Stallions/Kalutara Kings): 39 Most wickets at an average of 19.83 and an economy rate of 7.24.