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Most wickets in a calendar year
Player Year Mat Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 4 5
DJ Bravo 2016 69 249.1 0 2068 84 4/13 24.61 8.29 17.7 2 0
(Dhaka Dynamites, Gujarat Lions, Lahore Qalandars, Melbourne Renegades, Surrey, Trinbago Knight Riders, West Indies)
AD Russell 2016 55 178.0 1 1425 72 4/20 19.79 8.00 14.8 2 0
(Dhaka Dynamites, Islamabad United, Jamaica Tallawahs, Kolkata Knight Riders, Nottinghamshire, Sydney Thunder, West Indies)
DJ Bravo 2015 47 155.5 1 1216 69 5/23 17.62 7.80 13.5 3 1
(Chennai Super Kings, Dolphins, Melbourne Renegades, Trinidad & Tobago Red Steel, West Indies)
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)
JJ Bumrah 2016 44 166.1 4 1149 57 3/10 20.15 6.91 17.4 0 0
(Gujarat, India, Mumbai Indians)
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)
D Wiese 2015 34 99.2 0 795 52 5/23 15.28 8.00 11.4 2 2
(Guyana Amazon Warriors, Royal Challengers Bangalore, South Africa, Titans)
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)
Shakib Al Hasan 2016 60 187.4 0 1370 51 4/15 26.86 7.30 22.0 1 0
(Bangladesh, Dhaka Dynamites, Jamaica Tallawahs, Karachi Kings, Kolkata Knight Riders)
AD Russell 2015 42 135.3 2 1034 50 4/11 20.68 7.63 16.2 1 0
(Comilla Victorians, Jamaica Tallawahs, Knights, Kolkata Knight Riders, Melbourne Renegades, Sydney Thunder, West Indies)
MJ McClenaghan 2015 29 109.4 1 887 48 3/16 18.47 8.08 13.7 0 0
(Auckland, Middlesex, Mumbai Indians, New Zealand)
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)
SR Watson 2016 49 161.5 0 1303 47 4/29 27.72 8.05 20.6 1 0
(Australia, Islamabad United, Royal Challengers Bangalore, St Lucia Zouks, Sydney Thunder)
A Zampa 2016 32 110.1 0 736 46 6/19 16.00 6.68 14.3 0 1
(Australia, Guyana Amazon Warriors, Melbourne Stars, Rising Pune Supergiants)
JP Faulkner 2013 32 123.5 2 898 46 5/16 19.52 7.25 16.1 0 2
(Australia, Melbourne Stars, Rajasthan Royals)
Shahid Afridi 2016 45 165.0 4 1084 46 5/7 23.56 6.56 21.5 1 1
(Hampshire, Islamabad, Pakistan, Peshawar Zalmi, Rangpur Riders)
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)
Mohammad Nabi 2016 33 115.0 2 781 41 4/17 19.04 6.79 16.8 3 0
(Afghanistan, Chittagong Vikings, Quetta Gladiators)
DP Nannes 2014 31 109.2 0 931 41 5/31 22.70 8.51 16.0 1 1
(Otago, Somerset, Sydney Thunder)
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)
B Laughlin 2014 30 106.1 1 790 40 3/7 19.75 7.44 15.9 0 0
(Adelaide Strikers, Antigua Hawksbills, Hobart Hurricanes, Northern Districts)
Sohail Tanvir 2016 33 123.4 1 845 40 4/18 21.12 6.83 18.5 2 0
(Comilla Victorians, Guyana Amazon Warriors, Karachi Kings, Pakistan, Rawalpindi)
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)
AD Russell 2014 51 127.4 1 1025 40 4/18 25.62 8.02 19.1 1 0
(Jamaica Tallawahs, Knights, Kolkata Knight Riders, Melbourne Renegades, Sagicor High Performance Centre, West Indies)
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:
Cape Cobras v Knights at Cape Town, CSA T20 Challenge, Dec 7, 2016 [Twenty20]
Titans v Lions at Centurion, CSA T20 Challenge, Dec 7, 2016 [Twenty20]
Warriors v Dolphins at East London, CSA T20 Challenge, Dec 7, 2016 [Twenty20]
Khulna Titans v Rajshahi Kings at Dhaka, Bangladesh Premier League qualifying final, Dec 7, 2016 [Twenty20]

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