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Most wickets in a calendar year
Player Year Mat Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 4 5
SP Narine 2014 49 188.0 5 1058 66 4/20 16.03 5.62 17.0 3 0
(Cape Cobras, Guyana Amazon Warriors, Kolkata Knight Riders, West Indies)
SL Malinga 2012 40 146.5 4 929 63 6/7 14.74 6.32 13.9 3 3
(Melbourne Stars, Mumbai Indians, Nondescripts Cricket Club, Ruhuna Royals, Sri Lanka)
DP Nannes 2010 51 192.3 4 1385 62 4/18 22.33 7.19 18.6 1 0
(Australia, Canterbury, Delhi Daredevils, Nottinghamshire, Victoria)
KA Pollard 2010 55 144.2 0 1113 60 4/15 18.55 7.71 14.4 2 0
(Mumbai Indians, Somerset, South Australia, Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies)
Azhar Mahmood 2013 44 165.0 3 1191 60 3/7 19.85 7.21 16.5 0 0
(Barbados Tridents, Barisal Burners, Cape Cobras, Kings XI Punjab, Surrey)
MA Starc 2012 28 106.3 1 695 59 3/11 11.77 6.52 10.8 0 0
(Australia, Sydney Sixers, Yorkshire)
DJ Bravo 2013 43 139.4 0 1053 56 4/42 18.80 7.53 14.9 1 0
(Chennai Super Kings, Trinidad & Tobago, Trinidad & Tobago Red Steel, West Indies)
Sohail Tanvir 2012 46 159.2 3 1158 55 4/13 21.05 7.26 17.3 2 0
(Kandurata Warriors, Lions, Pakistan, Rawalpindi Rams, Sylhet Royals)
SP Narine 2013 42 163.4 5 849 54 4/9 15.72 5.18 18.1 3 0
(Guyana Amazon Warriors, Kolkata Knight Riders, Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies)
SP Narine 2012 43 161.3 2 912 54 5/19 16.88 5.64 17.9 3 1
(Kolkata Knight Riders, Sydney Sixers, Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies)
KK Cooper 2013 45 153.4 1 1096 54 4/10 20.29 7.13 17.0 2 0
(Chittagong Kings, Rajasthan Royals, Trinidad & Tobago, Trinidad & Tobago Red Steel, West Indies A)
SW Tait 2010 41 150.5 3 1142 53 3/12 21.54 7.57 17.0 0 0
(Australia, Glamorgan, Rajasthan Royals, South Australia)
Shakib Al Hasan 2013 38 139.4 3 861 52 6/6 16.55 6.16 16.1 1 2
(Bangladesh, Barbados Tridents, Dhaka Gladiators, Leicestershire, Prime Bank Cricket Club)
Yasir Arafat 2012 40 127.0 1 1081 52 3/13 20.78 8.51 14.6 0 0
(Barisal Burners, Canterbury, Lancashire, Pakistan, Rawalpindi Rams)
Azhar Mahmood 2012 48 161.1 1 1328 52 5/24 25.53 8.23 18.5 0 1
(Auckland, Dhaka Gladiators, Kent, Kings XI Punjab, Sydney Thunder, Wayamba United)
AC Thomas 2013 40 148.2 6 1114 51 5/24 21.84 7.51 17.4 1 1
(Dhaka Gladiators, Perth Scorchers, Somerset, Titans)
Naved-ul-Hasan 2012 39 145.5 0 1117 51 3/18 21.90 7.65 17.1 0 0
(Derbyshire, Dhaka Gladiators, Hobart Hurricanes, Sialkot Stallions, Uthura Rudras)
GB Hogg 2012 51 186.5 2 1211 47 4/33 25.76 6.48 23.8 1 0
(Australia, Cape Cobras, Perth Scorchers, Rajasthan Royals, Sylhet Royals, Wayamba United)
JP Faulkner 2013 32 123.5 2 898 46 5/16 19.52 7.25 16.1 0 2
(Australia, Melbourne Stars, Rajasthan Royals)
AC Thomas 2012 39 130.3 0 963 45 4/8 21.40 7.37 17.4 1 0
(Adelaide Strikers, Perth Scorchers, Pune Warriors, Somerset, Titans)
M Morkel 2012 33 119.4 3 856 43 4/20 19.90 7.15 16.6 1 0
(Delhi Daredevils, South Africa, South Africans)
Sohail Tanvir 2013 37 131.5 2 925 43 3/29 21.51 7.01 18.3 0 0
(Hampshire, Lions, Pakistan, Rawalpindi Rams)
SL Malinga 2011 24 90.3 2 539 41 5/13 13.14 5.95 13.2 1 1
(Mumbai Indians, Sri Lanka)
Saeed Ajmal 2014 24 92.3 2 554 40 4/14 13.85 5.98 13.8 1 0
(Faisalabad Wolves, Pakistan, Titans, Worcestershire)
Saeed Ajmal 2012 29 113.0 3 703 40 4/23 17.57 6.22 16.9 2 0
(Adelaide Strikers, Dhaka Gladiators, Faisalabad Wolves, Kandurata Warriors, Pakistan)
JA Morkel 2012 48 119.5 1 896 40 3/28 22.40 7.47 17.9 0 0
(Chennai Super Kings, Somerset, South Africa, South Africa XI, South Africans, Titans)
DP Nannes 2014 30 107.2 0 913 40 5/31 22.82 8.50 16.1 1 1
(Otago, Somerset, Sydney Thunder)
DJ Bravo 2012 46 132.1 0 1049 40 3/17 26.22 7.93 19.8 0 0
(Chennai Super Kings, Chittagong Kings, Sydney Sixers, Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies)

Performances in matches that overlap years are credited to the year in which they occurred - this results in some unknown data, especially in regard to bowling figures

Records includes the following recent matches:
Brisbane Heat v Melbourne Stars at Brisbane, Big Bash League, Dec 28, 2014 [Twenty20]
Sydney Thunder v Sydney Sixers at Sydney, Big Bash League, Dec 27, 2014 [Twenty20]
Perth Scorchers v Melbourne Renegades at Perth, Big Bash League, Dec 26, 2014 [Twenty20]

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