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Most wickets
Player Span Mat Inns Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 4 5
SL Malinga 2004-2014 201 196 725.5 10 4802 265 6/7 18.12 6.61 16.4 6 4
(Guyana Amazon Warriors, Kent, Melbourne Stars, Mumbai Indians, Nondescripts Cricket Club, Ruhuna, Ruhuna Reds, Ruhuna Royals, Southern Express, Sri Lanka, Sri Lankans)
DP Nannes 2007-2014 213 209 767.4 9 5692 256 5/31 22.23 7.41 17.9 7 2
(Australia, Basnahira Cricket Dundee, Canterbury, Chennai Super Kings, Delhi Daredevils, Lions, Melbourne Renegades, Middlesex, Mountaineers, Netherlands, Nottinghamshire, Otago, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Somerset, Surrey, Sydney Thunder, Sylhet Royals, Victoria)
AC Thomas 2004-2014 214 203 721.2 15 5347 248 5/24 21.56 7.41 17.4 3 1
(Adelaide Strikers, Dhaka Gladiators, Dolphins, Lions, Perth Scorchers, Pune Warriors, Somerset, South Africa, Titans)
Yasir Arafat 2006-2014 189 187 651.1 8 5181 242 4/5 21.40 7.95 16.1 8 0
(Barisal Burners, Canterbury, Dolphins, Kent, Khan Research Laboratories, Lancashire, Otago, Pakistan, Pakistan A, Perth Scorchers, Rawalpindi Rams, Somerset, Surrey, Sussex)
Azhar Mahmood 2003-2014 213 213 747.1 9 5670 241 5/24 23.52 7.58 18.6 2 1
(Auckland, Barbados Tridents, Barisal Burners, Cape Cobras, Dhaka Gladiators, Islamabad Leopards, Kent, Kings XI Punjab, Lions, Pakistanis, Surrey, Sydney Thunder, Wayamba United)
DJ Bravo 2006-2014 224 210 673.1 1 5419 211 4/23 25.68 8.05 19.1 3 0
(Chennai Super Kings, Chittagong Kings, Dolphins, Essex, Kent, Melbourne Renegades, Mumbai Indians, Sydney Sixers, Trinidad & Tobago, Trinidad & Tobago Red Steel, Victoria, West Indians, West Indies)
JA Morkel 2004-2014 267 242 727.5 7 5653 208 4/25 27.17 7.76 20.9 3 0
(Chennai Super Kings, Derbyshire, Durham, Northerns, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Somerset, South Africa, South Africa XI, South Africans, St Lucia Zouks, Titans)
Saeed Ajmal 2005-2014 145 144 539.2 11 3371 207 4/14 16.28 6.25 15.6 7 0
(Adelaide Strikers, Dhaka Gladiators, Faisalabad Wolves, Kandurata Warriors, Pakistan, Pakistanis, Titans, Worcestershire, Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited)
SP Narine 2011-2014 144 141 548.1 12 2991 189 5/19 15.82 5.45 17.4 9 1
(Cape Cobras, Guyana Amazon Warriors, Kolkata Knight Riders, Sydney Sixers, Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies)
KA Pollard 2006-2014 261 204 545.1 1 4360 189 4/15 23.06 7.99 17.3 3 0
(Adelaide Strikers, Barbados Tridents, Cape Cobras, Dhaka Gladiators, Mumbai Indians, Somerset, South Australia, Stanford Superstars, Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies)
Umar Gul 2005-2014 127 127 451.1 10 3268 181 5/6 18.05 7.24 14.9 8 2
(Habib Bank Limited, Islamabad Leopards, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Kolkata Knight Riders, Pakistan, Pakistanis, Peshawar Panthers, Sussex, Uva Next, Western Australia)
M Muralitharan 2005-2014 164 164 617.3 5 3945 179 4/16 22.03 6.38 20.6 3 0
(Chennai Super Kings, Chittagong Kings, Gloucestershire, Jamaica Tallawahs, Kandurata, Kochi Tuskers Kerala, Lancashire, Melbourne Renegades, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Sri Lanka, Uthura Rudras, Wellington)
Sohail Tanvir 2005-2014 170 166 586.5 5 4275 178 6/14 24.01 7.28 19.7 3 1
(Hampshire, Kandurata Warriors, Lions, Pakistan, Rajasthan Royals, Rawalpindi Rams, South Australia, St Lucia Zouks, Sylhet Royals)
Shahid Afridi 2004-2014 153 152 554.1 4 3631 177 5/20 20.51 6.55 18.7 4 1
(Deccan Chargers, Dhaka Gladiators, Hampshire, Karachi Dolphins, Kent, Melbourne Renegades, Pakistan, Pakistan A, Pakistanis, Ruhuna Royals, Sind, South Australia)
Shakib Al Hasan 2006-2014 140 140 511.5 7 3355 172 6/6 19.50 6.55 17.8 3 2
(Adelaide Strikers, Bangladesh, Bangladesh Cricket Board XI, Barbados Tridents, Dhaka Gladiators, Khulna Division, Khulna Royal Bengals, Kolkata Knight Riders, Leicestershire, Prime Bank Cricket Club, Worcestershire)
DW Steyn 2005-2014 155 153 583.1 10 3817 172 4/9 22.19 6.54 20.3 2 0
(Cape Cobras, Deccan Chargers, Royal Challengers Bangalore, South Africa, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Titans)
A Mishra 2007-2014 132 132 474.4 10 3306 162 5/17 20.40 6.96 17.5 2 2
(Deccan Chargers, Delhi Daredevils, Haryana, India, Indians, Sunrisers Hyderabad)
SW Tait 2005-2014 121 119 438.0 6 3431 157 5/32 21.85 7.83 16.7 3 1
(Adelaide Strikers, Australia, Australia A, Chittagong Kings, Essex, Glamorgan, Melbourne Renegades, Mid West Rhinos, Rajasthan Royals, South Australia, Wellington)
Naved-ul-Hasan 2005-2014 126 125 426.5 3 3060 153 5/17 20.00 7.16 16.7 2 1
(Derbyshire, Dhaka Gladiators, Hobart Hurricanes, Pakistan, Sialkot Stallions, Sussex, Tasmania, Uthura Rudras, Water and Power Development Authority, Yorkshire)
R Ashwin 2007-2014 148 146 541.4 6 3694 153 4/11 24.14 6.81 21.2 2 0
(Chennai Super Kings, India, Indians, Tamil Nadu)
AD Mascarenhas 2003-2014 130 126 441.1 8 3133 152 5/14 20.61 7.10 17.4 1 2
(England, Hampshire, Hobart Hurricanes, Kings XI Punjab, Melbourne Stars, Otago, Rajasthan Royals, Rangpur Riders, Wellington)
M Morkel 2005-2014 136 134 500.1 11 3667 151 4/17 24.28 7.33 19.8 4 0
(Delhi Daredevils, Kent, Kolkata Knight Riders, Rajasthan Royals, South Africa, South Africa A, South Africans, Titans)
Harbhajan Singh 2005-2014 167 158 571.0 10 3777 148 5/18 25.52 6.61 23.1 3 1
(India, Mumbai Indians, Punjab, Surrey)
IK Pathan 2005-2014 149 145 502.3 13 3794 144 4/27 26.34 7.55 20.9 1 0
(Baroda, Delhi Daredevils, India, Kings XI Punjab, Middlesex, Sunrisers Hyderabad)
PP Chawla 2007-2014 141 141 494.4 4 3693 140 4/17 26.37 7.46 21.2 1 0
(India, Kings XI Punjab, Kolkata Knight Riders, Sussex, Uttar Pradesh)
R Vinay Kumar 2007-2014 126 125 433.1 1 3425 139 4/40 24.64 7.90 18.6 1 0
(India, India A, Indians, Karnataka, Kochi Tuskers Kerala, Kolkata Knight Riders, Royal Challengers Bangalore)
CK Langeveldt 2004-2014 110 109 388.4 5 2962 138 5/16 21.46 7.62 16.8 4 1
(Basnahira Cricket Dundee, Boland, Cape Cobras, Derbyshire, Kent, Kolkata Knight Riders, Lions, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Somerset, South Africa)
PP Ojha 2007-2014 126 123 434.5 1 3098 137 4/21 22.61 7.12 19.0 2 0
(Deccan Chargers, Hyderabad (India), India, Mumbai Indians)
BAW Mendis 2007-2014 98 98 366.1 6 2435 135 6/8 18.03 6.64 16.2 4 2
(Combined Provinces, Kandurata Maroons, Kolkata Knight Riders, Nagenahira Nagas, Pune Warriors, Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka Army, Sri Lankans, Sydney Thunder, Udarata Rulers, Wayamba)
Abdul Razzaq 2003-2013 137 125 402.3 3 3073 133 4/13 23.10 7.63 18.1 2 0
(Duronto Rajshahi, Hampshire, Lahore Lions, Leicestershire, Melbourne Renegades, Middlesex, Pakistan, Pakistanis, Sialkot Stallions, Surrey, Wayamba United, Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited)
Mohammad Hafeez 2005-2014 157 146 468.5 5 2913 131 4/10 22.23 6.21 21.4 3 0
(Faisalabad Wolves, Guyana Amazon Warriors, Khulna Royal Bengals, Kolkata Knight Riders, Lahore Lions, Melbourne Stars, Pakistan, Pakistan A, Pakistanis, Wayamba United)
GR Napier 2003-2014 111 110 391.4 7 2998 131 4/10 22.88 7.65 17.9 2 0
(Central Districts, England Lions, Essex, Mumbai Indians, Wellington)
NL McCullum 2006-2014 147 135 443.0 3 3219 131 4/16 24.57 7.26 20.2 3 0
(Glamorgan, Lancashire, New Zealand, New Zealand A, New Zealanders, Otago, Pune Warriors, South Island, Sydney Sixers)
J Botha 2004-2014 152 148 534.0 4 3341 130 4/16 25.70 6.25 24.6 2 0
(Adelaide Strikers, Delhi Daredevils, Eastern Cape, Northamptonshire, Rajasthan Royals, South Africa, South Africans, Warriors)
R McLaren 2005-2014 146 144 477.5 4 3771 128 5/19 29.46 7.89 22.3 2 1
(Dolphins, Eagles, Kent, Kings XI Punjab, Knights, Kolkata Knight Riders, Middlesex, Mumbai Indians, South Africa, South Africans)
L Balaji 2008-2014 104 104 360.1 5 2797 126 5/24 22.19 7.76 17.1 5 1
(Chennai Super Kings, India, Kings XI Punjab, Kolkata Knight Riders, Tamil Nadu)
J Theron 2008-2014 110 109 393.5 2 2807 126 4/27 22.27 7.12 18.7 3 0
(Deccan Chargers, Eastern Province, Jamaica Tallawahs, Kings XI Punjab, South Africa, South Africa A, South Africans, Sussex, Warriors)
DL Vettori 2006-2014 130 130 490.2 3 3092 126 4/20 24.53 6.30 23.3 1 0
(Brisbane Heat, Delhi Daredevils, Jamaica Tallawahs, New Zealand, North Island, Northern Districts, Queensland, Royal Challengers Bangalore)
JS Patel 2005-2014 121 116 387.3 3 2699 125 4/11 21.59 6.96 18.6 3 0
(New Zealand, New Zealand A, Warwickshire, Wellington)
RP Singh 2007-2014 115 114 422.5 4 3214 125 5/8 25.71 7.60 20.2 3 1
(Deccan Chargers, India, Indians, Kochi Tuskers Kerala, Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Uttar Pradesh)
SB Styris 2005-2014 201 161 494.0 2 3637 125 3/5 29.09 7.36 23.7 0 0
(Auckland, Chennai Super Kings, Deccan Chargers, Durham, Essex, Hobart Hurricanes, Kandurata Warriors, Leicestershire, Middlesex, New Zealand, New Zealand A, Northern Districts, Sussex, Sylhet Royals, Titans)
TG Southee 2007-2014 101 99 357.5 6 2921 120 6/16 24.34 8.16 17.8 0 2
(Chennai Super Kings, Essex, New Zealand, Northern Districts, Rajasthan Royals)
RE van der Merwe 2008-2014 131 126 412.0 3 2923 120 3/18 24.35 7.09 20.6 0 0
(Brisbane Heat, Delhi Daredevils, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Somerset, South Africa, St Lucia Zouks, Titans)
DE Bollinger 2006-2014 108 107 384.0 6 2950 120 4/13 24.58 7.68 19.2 1 0
(Australia, Australia A, Chennai Super Kings, Hobart Hurricanes, Kent, New South Wales, Sydney Sixers, Sydney Thunder, Worcestershire)

Records includes the following recent matches:
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]
Hobart Hurricanes v Sydney Sixers at Hobart, Big Bash League, Dec 23, 2014 [Twenty20]

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