Purple Cap IPL 2024: Mustafizur Rahman, Mayank Yadav and more; check top wicket-takers after RCB vs LSG clash

Purple Cap IPL 2024: The match between Royal Challengers Bengaluru (RCB) and Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) on April 2 influenced the list of Top 10 wicket-takers in the tournament so far. Purple Cap is awarded to the highest wicket-taker in the Indian Premier League (IPL) every season. Let’s take a look at which bowlers are in the Top 10 after the RCB vs LGS IPL clash.

After yesterday’s clash, Mayank Yadav (6 wickets, 41 runs in 8 overs) has made an entry in the Purple cap list. Taking the 2nd spot, Mayank Yadav’s pace in the RCB vs LSG match yesterday, clinched a thumping 28-run victory at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium. Yadav took 3 wickets, two of Australian power-hitting duo Glenn Maxwell and Cameron Green.  

Coming back to the Purple Cap list, CSK’s Mustafizur Rahman (7 wickets, 106 runs in 12 overs) is still holding the top spot. Standing at number 3 is Rajasthan Royal’s Yuzvendra Chahal, who has taken 6 wickets so far, with 55 runs in 10 overs. Gujarat Titans (GT’s) Mohit Sharma has moved to number 4. He has also taken 6 wickets so far while giving away 93 runs in 12 overs. DC have Khaleel Ahmed in the Top 5. The Player of the Match of the DC vs CSK clash is at number 5 with 88 runs in 12 overs. Another Rajasthan Royals’ bowler Trent Boult who was the Player of the Match in the MI vs RR game, is at number 6 with 5 wickets while conceding 86 runs in 11 overs.

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) have one bowler among the Top 10 in this IPL tournament. Harshit Rana, with 5 wickets while giving away 72 runs in 8 overs, is at number 7. The third RR bowler in the list is Nandre Burger 5 wickets, 91 runs in 10 overs. He is currently at number 8. RCB’s Glenn Maxwell is placed at number 9 with 4 wickets 59 runs in 8 overs. Taking the 10th spot is Matheesha Pathirana with 4 wickets, 60 runs in 8 overs.

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Published: 03 Apr 2024, 07:31 AM IST

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