The T20 World Cup is finally over and what a fantastic tournament we had. England lifted their second T20 World Cup title when they defeated Pakistan in the final. There were many memorable moments from this World Cup. In this article we will see the top 5 wicket takers in T20 World Cup 2022.
#5 Anrich Nortje
South African fast bowler Anrich Nortje is No. 5 with 11 wickets in just 5 Super 12 matches in the tournament. Nortje’s best bowling came against Bangladesh where he took 4 wickets.
#4 Blessing Muzharbani
Zimbabwe’s right-arm fast bowler, Muzharbani, was very impressive in this World Cup. He played 8 matches, including three of the qualifiers and five of the super 12 stages. Muzharbani took 12 wickets making him 4thth highest wicket taker.
#3 Bas De Leede
Netherlands were very impressive in this T20 World Cup, they defeated South Africa in the last group stage match and it was Bas De Leede who was their leading wicket taker with 13 wickets in 8 matches in the tournament. He was hit by Haris Rauf’s bouncer but played in the next match against South Africa and produced a match-winning performance.
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#2 Sam Curran
Sam Curran was banned from the 2021 T20 World Cup but he made a stunning comeback in the 2022 World Cup where he was awarded the player of the tournament for his 13 wickets in just 6 matches in the tournament. Sam Curran was the best bowler for England and in the final he took 3 wickets and gave away only 12 runs, making him man of the match.
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#1 Wannindu Hasaranga
Nothing has changed for Wannindu Hasaranga since last year’s World Cup. He lives in the best shape of his life. He was the leading wicket-taker in the 2021 T20 World Cup, he was among the leading wicket-takers in the 2022 Asia Cup and in 2022 he again sits at the top of our list. In 8 matches in the tournament he took 15 wickets.