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Most wickets in a calendar year
Player Year Mat Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 4 5
JJ Bumrah (INDIA) 2016 21 79.3 4 527 28 3/11 18.82 6.62 17.0 0 0
DP Nannes (AUS) 2010 14 53.0 2 403 27 4/18 14.92 7.60 11.7 1 0
Saeed Ajmal (PAK) 2012 16 64.0 1 391 25 4/23 15.64 6.10 15.3 2 0
R Ashwin (INDIA) 2016 17 59.0 1 372 23 4/8 16.17 6.30 15.3 1 0
SW Tait (AUS) 2010 14 51.4 2 324 22 3/13 14.72 6.27 14.0 0 0
Al-Amin Hossain (BDESH) 2016 14 41.5 0 334 22 3/25 15.18 7.98 11.4 0 0
Saeed Ajmal (PAK) 2010 18 61.1 0 419 22 4/26 19.04 6.85 16.6 1 0
Shakib Al Hasan (BDESH) 2016 16 55.4 0 412 20 4/15 20.60 7.40 16.7 1 0
Umar Gul (PAK) 2009 10 34.3 0 208 19 5/6 10.94 6.02 10.8 1 1
GP Swann (ENG) 2010 11 37.0 1 217 19 3/14 11.42 5.86 11.6 0 0
S Badree (WI) 2014 12 47.0 2 235 19 4/15 12.36 5.00 14.8 1 0
Saeed Ajmal (PAK) 2009 11 42.5 0 242 19 4/19 12.73 5.64 13.5 1 0
Umar Gul (PAK) 2012 15 52.0 1 436 19 4/37 22.94 8.38 16.4 1 0
Shahid Afridi (PAK) 2009 11 42.3 1 226 18 4/11 12.55 5.31 14.1 1 0
Amjad Javed (UAE) 2016 10 35.0 0 257 18 3/25 14.27 7.34 11.6 0 0
Mohammad Nabi (AFG) 2016 12 44.0 2 288 18 4/17 16.00 6.54 14.6 2 0
A Nehra (INDIA) 2016 15 53.0 1 372 18 3/23 20.66 7.01 17.6 0 0
Mohammad Naveed (UAE) 2016 11 43.4 3 228 17 3/14 13.41 5.22 15.4 0 0
GP Swann (ENG) 2012 12 44.0 3 250 17 3/13 14.70 5.68 15.5 0 0
NL McCullum (NZ) 2010 13 43.0 0 267 17 4/16 15.70 6.20 15.1 1 0
SR Watson (AUS) 2012 11 41.5 0 269 17 3/26 15.82 6.43 14.7 0 0
ST Finn (ENG) 2012 11 42.0 0 284 17 3/16 16.70 6.76 14.8 0 0
Rashid Khan (AFG) 2016 12 47.0 0 304 17 3/11 17.88 6.46 16.5 0 0
JP Faulkner (AUS) 2016 10 36.1 0 311 17 5/27 18.29 8.59 12.7 0 1
SL Malinga (SL) 2009 13 46.4 0 360 17 3/17 21.17 7.71 16.4 0 0
RA Jadeja (INDIA) 2016 17 59.0 1 413 17 2/11 24.29 7.00 20.8 0 0
Ahsan Malik (Neth) 2015 7 24.4 1 171 16 4/21 10.68 6.93 9.2 1 0
Mustafizur Rahman (BDESH) 2016 8 31.5 0 195 16 5/22 12.18 6.12 11.9 0 1
K Santokie (WI) 2014 10 34.5 0 234 16 4/21 14.62 6.71 13.0 1 0
Imran Tahir (SA) 2016 9 36.0 0 235 16 4/21 14.68 6.52 13.5 1 0
SP Narine (WI) 2012 13 47.4 0 294 16 4/12 18.37 6.16 17.8 1 0
MG Johnson (AUS) 2010 12 46.2 1 310 16 3/15 19.37 6.69 17.3 0 0
DW Steyn (SA) 2009 11 41.0 0 315 16 3/38 19.68 7.68 15.3 0 0
IG Butler (NZ) 2009 12 40.0 0 332 16 3/19 20.75 8.30 15.0 0 0
SPD Smith (AUS) 2010 14 42.3 1 333 16 3/20 20.81 7.83 15.9 0 0
Shahid Afridi (PAK) 2010 16 58.5 0 398 16 4/14 24.87 6.76 22.0 1 0
BAW Mendis (SL) 2012 6 24.0 3 147 15 6/8 9.80 6.12 9.6 1 1
Yuvraj Singh (INDIA) 2012 10 28.4 0 179 15 3/17 11.93 6.24 11.4 0 0
MJ Santner (NZ) 2016 9 30.1 0 188 15 4/11 12.53 6.23 12.0 1 0
Imran Tahir (SA) 2014 8 30.0 0 201 15 4/21 13.40 6.70 12.0 1 0
GH Dockrell (IRE) 2012 12 40.1 1 240 15 3/15 16.00 5.97 16.0 0 0
HH Pandya (INDIA) 2016 16 44.3 1 360 15 3/8 24.00 8.08 17.8 0 0
By default, the shading indicates records from the past week, or failing that, the most recent entry.
Adjust: most recent | past week | past month | past 6 months | past year | 4 years

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:
Pakistan v West Indies at Dubai (DSC), 2nd T20I, Sep 24, 2016 [T20I # 569]
Pakistan v West Indies at Dubai (DSC), 1st T20I, Sep 23, 2016 [T20I # 568]
Sri Lanka v Australia at Colombo (RPS), 2nd T20I, Sep 9, 2016 [T20I # 567]

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