Purple Cap IPL 2024: Mustafizur Rahman to Andre Russell; check top wicket-takers after KKR vs DC clash

Purple Cap IPL 2024: The match between Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Delhi Capitals (DC) on April 3 influenced the list of the tournament’s Top 10 wicket-takers so far. The 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 KKR vs DC IPL clash.

After yesterday’s match between Kolkata Knight Riders and the Delhi Capitals, Andre Russell has made an entry in the Top 10 list. He is currently placed at number 9 with 5 wickets, 68 runs in 7 overs. In addition to this, the all-rounder Andre Russell also completed 200 sixes in the history of the IPL during the IPL 2024 clash between KKR and DC.

Coming back to the Purple Cap, CSK’s Mustafizur Rahman continues to hold the top spot in the Top wicket-takers list. He has scored 7 wickets, 106 runs in 12 overs. Mayank Yadav is at the second position with 6 wickets, 41 runs in 8 overs. After the remarkable match between RCB vs LSG match on 2 April, Mayank Yadav made an entry into the top  10 of the Purple cap list.

Yuzvendra Chahal of the Rajasthan Royals, who has taken six wickets so far and amassed 55 runs in ten overs, is ranked third while Mohit Sharma of the Gujarat Titans (GT) is ranked number four. He has taken 6 wickets, 93 runs in 12 overs.

Delhi Capitals Khaleel Ahmed continues to remain at the fifth position of the Purple list. Though his rank remains the same, however, after yesterday’s match, his score is 6 wickets, 131 runs in 16 overs.

Rajasthan Royals bowler, Trent Boult is at number 6 with 5 wickets while conceding 86 runs in 11 overs. The KKR bowler Harshit Rana still holds the seventh position in the Top 10 in this IPL tournament. His score is 5 wickets and 72 runs in 8 overs.

After Chahal, Boult, the third RR bowler in the list is Nandre Burger, with 5 wickets, 91 runs in 10 overs. He is currently placed at number 8. RCB’s Glenn Maxwell dropped one place down, i.e. from the 9th position to the 10th after Andre Russell made an entry. He is placed at number 9 with 4 wickets and 59 runs in 8 overs. 

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Published: 04 Apr 2024, 07:31 AM IST

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