ICC World Twenty20 Leading Wicket takers So Far in 2020

Posted on November 07, 2018, 5:09 am
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ICC World T20 Cup is very popular cricket competition since the beginning. It is very popular Worldwide as well. In the recent time, ODI and Test crickets are quite long and so, most of the people are waiting eagerly to see the competition in short time and there are no alternatives of T20 competition in recent time. Considering the T20 competition, ICC World T20 is the most prestigious tournament in the T20 format where in recent time, there are a number of T20 league cricket competitions used to execute in every year. But, ICC World T20 is the biggest of them all where the cricket playing nations used to take part. So, it is very contesting indeed. Today we would like to talk about ICC World Twenty20 Leading Wicket takers though there is still time for ICC World T20 Cup 2020 to start.

ICC World Twenty20 Leading Wicket takers So Far in 2020The last season of ICC World T20 Cup took place in 2016 and it has been scheduled to executed once in every two years but due to the ICC Champions Trophy 2017, it was rescheduled to take place in Australia in 2020. In the upcoming season of the tournament, a total of sixteen teams will take part. So, considering the top wicket-taker in ICC World T20 Cup 2020, here we present the table below according to the serial.

ICC World Twenty20 Leading Wicket takers in 2020

S/L Name Team Nation Match Innings Overs Wickets 5 WI
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5th

[ICC World T20 2020 is yet to begin. As soon as the tournament will start, we will update the table here.]

However, the upcoming 7th season of ICC World T20 2020 is yet to take place and so, we cannot learn about the top wicket-taker bowlers but now, we are going to see the top wicket-taker bowlers list in last season of ICC World T20 Cup which took place in 2016.

According to the history of the tournament, Afghan bowler Mohammad Nabi grabbed the top position of the top wicket-taker bowler’s list. He played seven matches and took twelve wickets highest. He bowled 27 overs total in the tournament. Let’s see the details table below.

ICC World Twenty20 Leading Wicket takers in 2016

S/L Name Nation Match Innings Overs Wickets 5WI
1st Mohammad Nabi Afghanistan 7 7 27 12 0
2nd Rashid Khan Afghanistan 7 7 28 11 0
3rd Mitchell Santner New Zealand 5 5 18.1 10 0
4th Ish Sodhi New Zealand 5 5 19.4 10 0
5th David Willey England 6 6 21 10 0

Afghan bowler Rashid Khan was holding the 2nd position there. He also played seven matches in the tournament as well as seven innings. He bowled 28 overs total and took eleven wickets so far. Black Caps bowler Mitchell Santner was in the 3rd position considering the top wicket-taker bowlers. He played five matches there and took ten wickets.

Ish Sodhi who is also the New Zealand bowler and grabbed the 4th position on the table. He also played five matches as well as five innings and took ten wickets. He bowled more than Santner and so, he was given the 4th place. English bowler David Willey took the same 10 wickets but he bowled 21 overs in the tournament and so, got the 5th position.

Above listed bowlers would take part in the upcoming season of ICC World T20 Cup 2020 along with some more potential bowlers. Though the upcoming season of the tournament will take place in Australia, so considering their ground nature, pace bowlers would get much success than the spinners.