Most wickets
Player Mat Inns Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
PM Pushpakumara 15 27 619.3 124 1783 115 8/127 13/205 15.50 2.87 32.3 12 5
(Chilaw Marians Cricket Club, Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka A)
SR Harmer 23 41 831.5 173 2441 102 9/95 14/128 23.93 2.93 48.9 4 2
(Essex, Warriors)
R Ashwin 18 34 880.2 178 2567 87 6/41 8/125 29.50 2.91 60.7 4 0
(India, Tamil Nadu, Worcestershire)
JA Porter 15 29 459.0 108 1423 85 7/55 12/95 16.74 3.10 32.4 5 1
(England Lions, Essex)
N Wagner 21 41 747.3 143 2446 84 7/39 9/141 29.11 3.27 53.3 2 0
(Essex, New Zealand, Otago)
NM Lyon 19 32 782.2 143 2258 82 8/50 13/154 27.53 2.88 57.2 5 1
(Australia, New South Wales, Worcestershire)
JM Anderson 18 33 630.4 193 1397 81 7/42 9/73 17.24 2.21 46.7 5 0
(England, Lancashire)
Yasir Shah 14 26 740.1 124 2379 75 7/94 9/177 31.72 3.21 59.2 6 0
(Kent, Pakistan, Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited)
J Leach 14 25 397.5 73 1338 69 5/32 10/122 19.39 3.36 34.5 4 1
(Worcestershire)
C Overton 18 33 522.4 137 1500 65 5/47 9/134 23.07 2.86 48.2 2 0
(England, Marylebone Cricket Club, Somerset)
RA Jadeja 13 25 635.2 162 1556 64 6/63 9/178 24.31 2.44 59.5 3 0
(India, Saurashtra)
MDK Perera 17 29 669.0 68 2268 64 6/82 8/131 35.43 3.39 62.7 3 0
(Colts Cricket Club, Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka A)
DI Stevens 13 25 414.4 109 1157 63 8/75 9/110 18.36 2.79 39.4 7 0
(Kent)
JC Archer 13 24 475.1 91 1543 61 7/67 11/137 25.29 3.24 46.7 4 1
(Sussex)
Aizaz Cheema 9 18 233.0 68 577 60 7/52 11/95 9.61 2.47 23.3 5 3
(Lahore Blues)
Mohammad Abbas 12 24 397.5 101 1020 60 6/24 8/72 17.00 2.56 39.7 4 0
(Pakistan, Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited)
KJ Abbott 15 28 438.3 137 1147 60 7/41 9/105 19.11 2.61 43.8 4 0
(Hampshire, South Africa)
LC Norwell 12 20 332.0 70 1069 59 8/43 10/95 18.11 3.21 33.7 5 2
(Gloucestershire)
I Khan 12 21 471.0 93 1352 59 6/59 11/140 22.91 2.87 47.8 4 1
(Trinidad & Tobago)
RK Kleinveldt 15 26 427.1 87 1368 59 9/65 13/98 23.18 3.20 43.4 3 1
(Cape Cobras, Northamptonshire)
JS Patel 22 35 737.4 236 1860 59 6/50 8/111 31.52 2.52 75.0 1 0
(New Zealand, Warwickshire, Wellington)
MJ Leach 17 29 593.1 159 1594 58 6/78 9/111 27.48 2.68 61.3 4 0
(England Lions, Marylebone Cricket Club, Somerset)
K Rabada 13 23 414.0 90 1317 57 6/55 10/63 23.10 3.18 43.5 3 2
(Lions, South Africa)
KA Maharaj 15 25 508.1 113 1506 57 6/40 8/87 26.42 2.96 53.4 4 0
(Dolphins, South Africa)
JL Pattinson 10 19 261.2 58 804 56 5/7 8/71 14.35 3.07 28.0 4 0
(Nottinghamshire, Victoria)
V Permaul 11 20 445.3 141 940 55 7/48 10/82 17.09 2.10 48.6 5 1
(Guyana)
Zia-ur-Rehman 8 16 424.5 135 1086 55 6/11 12/73 19.74 2.55 46.3 5 1
(Mis Ainak Region)
Waqar Salamkheil 6 12 346.2 68 1135 55 7/53 13/163 20.63 3.27 37.7 6 1
(Band-e-Amir Region)
Zahir Shehzad 9 17 448.3 91 1465 55 6/106 9/151 26.63 3.26 48.9 5 0
(Speen Ghar Region)
S Nadeem 12 22 621.1 131 1726 55 6/93 8/90 31.38 2.77 67.7 2 0
(India A, India Green, Jharkhand, Rest of India)
D Olivier 13 25 372.1 71 1266 54 6/82 11/149 23.44 3.40 41.3 2 1
(Free State, Knights, South Africa, South Africa A)
HMRKB Herath 12 20 504.1 84 1525 54 6/43 11/136 28.24 3.02 56.0 5 2
(Sri Lanka, Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club)
BO Coad 13 20 386.4 108 1081 53 6/25 10/102 20.39 2.79 43.7 4 1
(Yorkshire)
S Jamison 13 22 380.0 91 1127 53 5/40 8/66 21.26 2.96 43.0 3 0
(Gauteng, Lions)
S Shillingford 11 18 453.2 92 1190 53 7/91 12/192 22.45 2.62 51.3 6 1
(Windward Islands)
TS Roland-Jones 15 26 414.4 95 1388 53 5/57 8/129 26.18 3.34 46.9 1 0
(England, England Lions, Middlesex)
M de Lange 18 28 572.2 101 2042 53 5/95 6/92 38.52 3.56 64.7 1 0
(Glamorgan, Knights)
Waqas Ahmed 9 16 274.0 51 910 52 7/79 12/163 17.50 3.32 31.6 5 1
(Lahore Whites)
MG Hogan 13 23 383.4 88 1075 52 6/43 10/87 20.67 2.80 44.2 3 1
(Glamorgan)
M Morkel 12 21 365.1 87 1124 52 5/20 7/43 21.61 3.07 42.1 2 0
(Easterns, South Africa, Titans)
R McLaren 17 29 441.1 103 1318 52 5/60 8/113 25.34 2.98 50.9 1 0
(Knights, Lancashire)
RRS Cornwall 13 20 467.4 85 1459 52 6/68 9/136 28.05 3.11 53.9 3 0
(Leeward Islands, West Indies A, West Indies President's XI)
NO Miller 7 14 317.5 86 612 51 8/54 13/114 12.00 1.92 37.3 6 2
(Jamaica)
Sohail Khan 7 14 259.4 62 705 51 6/59 11/113 13.82 2.71 30.5 5 1
(United Bank Limited)
L Ambuldeniya 6 12 232.1 37 732 51 6/59 10/123 14.35 3.15 27.3 6 3
(Nondescripts Cricket Club)
SMSM Senanayake 9 18 296.3 59 855 51 7/82 9/161 16.76 2.88 34.8 1 0
(Sinhalese Sports Club)
BMAJ Mendis 15 24 469.2 54 1597 51 6/204 8/283 31.31 3.40 55.2 2 0
(Derbyshire, Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club)

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 current or recent matches:
Australia v England at Melbourne, 4th Test, Dec 26-30, 2017 [Test # 2289]
Badureliya Sports Club v Sri Lanka Ports Authority Cricket Club at Kaluthara, Premier League Tournament Tier A, Dec 28-30, 2017 [First-class]
Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club v Moors Sports Club at Colombo (Bloomfield), Premier League Tournament Tier A, Dec 28-30, 2017 [First-class]
Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Sri Lanka Army Sports Club at Katunayake, Premier League Tournament Tier A, Dec 28-30, 2017 [First-class]
Lankan Cricket Club v Kurunegala Youth Cricket Club at Panagoda, Premier League Tournament Tier B, Dec 28-30, 2017 [First-class]
Negambo Cricket Club v Kalutara Town Club at Gampaha, Premier League Tournament Tier B, Dec 28-30, 2017 [First-class]
Panadura Sports Club v Sri Lanka Navy Sports Club at Panadura, Premier League Tournament Tier B, Dec 28-30, 2017 [First-class]
Sinhalese Sports Club v Colombo Cricket Club at Colombo (SSC), Premier League Tournament Tier A, Dec 28-30, 2017 [First-class]
Sri Lanka Air Force Sports Club v Police Sports Club at Katunayake, Premier League Tournament Tier B, Dec 28-30, 2017 [First-class]
Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club v Burgher Recreation Club at Colombo (PSS), Premier League Tournament Tier A, Dec 28-30, 2017 [First-class]