IPL 2020: Purple Cap Holder IPL 2020 & List of Most Wickets in 2020

Purple Cap is an IPL award presented to the player who picks the most wickets in an IPL season. The first-ever Purple Cap winner in IPL 2008, Sohail Tanvir managed to pick a tally of 22 wickets for Rajasthan Royals to bag the prestigious award. Likewise, every IPL season, the Purple Cap winner is bagged by the player managing to pick the most wickets in an IPL edition. Even in 2020, Purple Cap will be awarded to the top-wicket taker at the end of the tournament.

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However, throughout the entire course of the tournament, Purple Cap keeps juggling among players who are the highest wicket-taker at the end of each match in the IPL. The IPL 2020 Purple Cap was won by Delhi Capitals’ pacer Kagiso Rabada for picking the most wickets in the entire season. Rabada ended with 30 wickets in IPL 2020 for the Delhi-based franchise.

Purple Cap Holder in IPL 2020

Kagiso Rabada (Delhi Capitals)

Matches: 17

Wickets: 30

Economy: 8.34

Best: 4/24

List of Top-10 Highest Wicket-Takers in IPL 2020 | Purple Cap Holder in IPL 2020

Kagiso Rabada is currently thw Purple Cap holder in Week 1 of the Dream11 IPL 2020
Kagiso Rabada won the Purple Cap award in Dream11 IPL 2020

 

POSPLAYERMatInnsOvRunsWktsBBIAvgEconSR4w5w
1
Kagiso Rabada
171765.4548304/2418.268.3413.1320
2
Jasprit Bumrah
151560404274/1414.966.7313.3320
3
Trent Boult
151557.2457254/1818.287.9713.7610
4
Anrich Nortje
161661512223/3323.278.3916.6300
5
Yuzvendra Chahal
151557.1405213/1819.287.0816.3300
6
Rashid Khan
161664344203/717.205.3719.2000
7
Jofra Archer
141455.4365203/1918.256.5516.7000
8
Mohammad Shami
141453.4460203/1523.008.5716.1000
9
Varun Chakravarthy
131352356175/2020.946.8418.3501
10
Natarajan
161662.5504162/2431.508.0223.5600

(Stats Courtesy: IPLT20.com)