Most Dangerous Bowlers: A skilled bowler has the potential to change the trajectory of the whole game. In a T20 match, a bowler who can minimize the runs scored will be the most valuable player. This is what makes a bowler this dangerous. IPL is filled with a lot of talented bowlers and here are the 5 deadliest bowlers in IPL history.
Top 5 Most Dangerous Bowlers
1. Lasith Malinga
Sri Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga is clearly a nightmare for batters. His distinct way of bowling created a trademark for himself. He has been playing for Mumbai Indians and he has shown a consistent level of performance in his whole career. He can be considered a strong pillar that has been keeping Mumbai Indians at the top of the IPL Points table. He is one of the most valuable Mumbai Indians Players. He has taken about 170 wickets in a total of 122 matches, what makes him stand out from the rest is his ability to throw aggressive Yorkers and sling balls on both sides. He has carved out a special place in the history of Cricket.
2. Rashid Khan
Afghani Leg Spinner Rashid Khan has quickly gained admirers all around the world. Looking at his performance over the years, we can clearly say that he qualifies to be called the deadliest bowler. In his 47 matches, he took 55 wickets at an economy rate under 7. We can even call him the best bowler in IPL. His debut IPL season was in 2017, he took 17 wickets that season. In his IPL career, he took a total of 112 wickets.
3. Dwayne Bravo
Dwayne Bravo is an accomplished bowler, batsman, and fielder. He has been playing for CSK for a long time. He won Purple Caps two times in his IPL career. He has been one of the most valuable players for Chennai Super Kings, he has also played for Mumbai Indians and Gujarat Lions as well. In IPL he is not just a dangerous bowler, he is definitely an asset to his team as he offers excellent batting and fielding as well. In his IPL Career spanning over 14 years, he took 183 wickets and 1,483 runs. This proves that his talent cannot be merely restricted to bowling but also batting as well.
4. Jasprit Bumrah
Indian fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah is a promising bowler. He has shown consistent performance in all T20 matches. In IPL he has been playing for Mumbai Indians and emerged as someone who can nearly replace Lasith Malinga’s position. His bowling style is distinct and deadly. He has been playing for Mumbai Indians since 2013 and he has worked his way toward becoming one of the most valuable players on the team.
5. Andre Russel
The West Indies bowler and batsmen Andre Russel also come under this list. He has excellent track records, in his 54 IPL matches he scored 54 wickets. With his skills and athleticism, he has managed to become a valuable player for the teams. He has been playing for Kolkata Knight Riders since he started his IPL career.
Now you know the top five dangerous bowlers in IPL history. Utilize this knowledge to make the best fantasy IPL Team.