Harshal Patel overcame the mark set by Jasprit Bumrah of 27 wickets within the 2020 season. Patel now has 29 wickets within the ongoing IPL 2021 season.
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He achieved this feat within the match in opposition to Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) right here on the Zayed Cricket Stadium, Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. The 30-year-old speedster bagged the wickets of SRH captain Kane Williamson, Wriddhiman Saha and Jason Holder.
Sunrisers Hyderabad seamer Bhuvneshwar Kumar stands third by way of most wickets scalped by Indians in an IPL season. He bagged 26 wickets within the 2017 season. Spinner Harbhajan Singh stands at fourth spot with 24 wickets within the 2013 season for Mumbai Indians.
Within the all-time listing, Harshal Patel stands on third, by way of most wickets in an IPL season, as Chennai Tremendous Kings’ Dwayne Bravo and Delhi Capitals’ Kagiso Rabada lead that tally. Bravo had 32 wickets within the 2013 season whereas Rabada had 30 within the final season.