Most Four Wicket Hauls in IPL History [year]

Most Four Wicket Hauls in IPL History

Most Four Wicket Hauls in IPL History [year]

The IPL is one of the most viewed cricket tournaments in the world due to its top bowlers, batters, and fielders. Several bowlers have achieved four-wicket hauls in their respective careers during the IPL, leading to some remarkable bowling performances.

In the Indian Premier League, four-wicket hauls are highly sought after because they demonstrate a bowler’s ability to impact the game and result. The tournament features some of the most exciting moments in cricket.

Every bowler may take pleasure in taking wickets in T20 leagues, especially in IPL. In this article, we take a look at bowlers who took the most four-wicket hauls in IPL history [year].


Bowler Matches Wickets BBF 4W
Sunil Narine 148 152 5 / 19 7
Lasith Malinga 122 170 5 /13 6
Kagiso Rabada 63 99 4 / 21 6
Chris Morris 81 95 4 / 23 4
Amit Mishra 154 166 5 / 17 4
Yuzi Chahal 131 166 5 / 40 3
Umesh Yadav 133 135 4 / 23 3
Ravindra Jadeja 210 132 5 / 16 3
Lakshmipathy Balaji 73 76 5 / 24 3
Kuldeep Yadav 59 61 4 /14 3



  1. Sunil Narine – 7 

KKR’s Sunil Narine is one of the most prolific bowlers in the IPL. In one IPL game, he scored a maximum of six wickets. Narine has played for KKR since the start of his career.

Sunil Narine has taken a total of 07 four-wicket hauls through the Indian Premier League in 2012, 2013, and 2014 seasons, as well as two five-wicket hauls in 2015 and 2021.


  1. Lasith Malinga – 6 

In Indian Premier League history, Lasith Malinga has taken six four-wicket hauls. He played for the Mumbai Indians team for many years and remained among the top 10 wicket-takers in Indian Premier League.

His excellent bowling performance remains etched in the minds of Mumbai Indians fans. He took the most four-wicket hauls (02) in 2019.


  1. Kagiso Rabada – 6 

Kagiso Rabada has played an important role in the IPL since debuting in 2017. He plays for Delhi Capitals and has regularly been among their best players. Kagiso Rabada has taken six four-wicket hauls in the tournament throughout his career.


  1. Chris Morris – 4

Among the many T20 leagues in the world, including the Indian Premier League, Chris Morris has demonstrated his ability as an all-rounder. Despite being an excellent all-rounder, Morris has proven to be a vital player for the IPL and other international T20 tournaments.


  1. Amit Mishra – 4 

In IPL history, Amit Mishra has been a top wickets taker and has consistently represented several franchises. Amit Mishra was the first Indian bowler to take the first 4 wickets haul in Indian Premier League – IPL.


  1. Yuzi Chahal – 3 

Currently playing for Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League (IPL), Yuzvendra Chahal has bowled in a very destructive manner with his leg spin and googly and grabbed a 4-wicket haul three times in the tournament.


  1. Umesh Yadav – 3 

Umesh Yadav, who plays for the Kolkata Knight Riders in the Indian Premier League has taken three times the 4 wicket hauls in his entire career.


  1. Ravindra Jadeja – 3 

As an all-around player in the Indian Premier League (IPL), Ravindra Jadeja has represented Gujarat Lions and Chennai Super Kings. His fielding skills are equally impressive as his batting and bowling.


  1. Lakshmipathy Balaji – 3 

Lakshmipathy Balaji, who used to play for India and was known as L Balaji, was a great seam bowler in Indian cricket history. He also played for the Chennai Super Kings, the Kolkata Knight Riders, and the Punjab Kings in Indian Premier League games.


  1. Kuldeep Yadav – 3 

Kuldeep Yadav, who also plays for the Kolkata Knight Riders, has taken 3 four-wicket hauls in his entire Indian Premier League career till now.



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