Most ODI wickets in 2021

Bowler Wickets Inns Avg Overs BBI SR
D Chameera (SL) 20 13 29.3 106.2 5/16 31.9
Simi Singh (Ire) 19 11 20.15 104.1 5/10 32.8
S Lamichhane (Nep) 18 5 7.38 41.5 6/11 13.9
Mustafizur (Ban) 18 10 21.55 77 3/16 25.6
Shakib (Ban) 17 9 17.52 81 5/30 28.5
J Little (Ire) 17 8 20.11 73 4/39 25.7
A McBrine (Ire) 16 12 25.18 104 5/29 39.0
Mehidy Hasan (Ban) 15 11 19.8 84 4/25 33.6
A Hosein (WI) 14 9 23.07 81.2 3/26 34.8
T Shamsi (SA) 14 8 26.35 72.4 5/49 31.1
Chad Soper (PNG) 13 7 17.69 58 3/45 26.7
Haris Rauf (Pak) 13 6 24.46 51 4/65 23.5
C Young (Ire) 13 11 35.53 91.2 4/18 42.1
S Netravalkar (USA) 12 6 16.16 50.1 4/29 25.0
K Maharaj (SA) 12 7 23.66 67 3/38 33.5
A Joseph (WI) 12 9 28.5 79.1 3/39 39.5
W Hasaranga (SL) 12 13 46.08 121 3/37 60.5
M Starc (Aus) 11 3 10.63 27.1 5/48 14.8
Kabua Morea (PNG) 11 4 13.09 39 5/28 21.2
A Evans (Sco) 11 4 13.18 34.4 5/43 18.9
Bilal Khan (Oman) 11 8 23.27 51 4/47 27.8
A Phehlukwayo (SA) 11 9 36.63 62 3/56 33.8
Ayaan Khan (Oman) 10 7 14.9 44.2 4/36 26.6
N Kenjige (USA) 10 6 17.9 45.2 3/22 27.2
Z Maqsood (Oman) 10 8 26.4 61.4 4/28 37.0
M Saifuddin (Ban) 10 6 30.7 48.2 3/51 29.0
Taskin Ahmed (Ban) 10 10 41.7 83.2 4/46 50.0
Saqib
Mahmood (Eng)
9 3 13.66 28 4/42 18.6
D Willey (Eng) 9 3 16.00 27 4/64 18.0
Khawar Ali (Oman) 9 5 16.11 32.1 5/15 20.5
B Muzarabani (Zim) 9 6 24.22 52.5 4/29 35.2
B Kumar (Ind) 9 5 28.00 48 3/42 32.0
K Rabada (SA) 9 7 35.88 61.2 2/16 40.8
Naveen-ul-Haq (Afg) 8 3 19.37 26.1 4/42 19.6
KC Karan (Nep) 8 5 20.87 27 4/25 20.2
Nisarg Patel (USA) 8 6 21.37 44.4 4/30 33.5
J Mohammed (WI) 8 8 26.12 49 3/47 36.7
L Jongwe (Zim) 8 6 35.00 44 3/51 33.0
A Nortje (SA) 8 5 35.5 47.1 4/51 35.3
SS Afridi (Pak) 8 6 41.37 52.3 3/58 39.3
Hayden Walsh (WI) 7 3 16.00 27 5/39 23.1
J Neesham (NZ) 7 3 18.14 24.4 5/27 21.1
Mujeeb Ur
Rahman (Afg)
7 3 18.42 30 3/46 25.7
Rashid Khan (Afg) 7 3 19.14 29 4/29 24.8
Gavin Main (Sco) 7 4 19.57 31 3/33 26.5
S Thakur (Ind) 7 3 22.57 23.3 4/67 20.1
Shoriful
Islam (Ban)
7 4 22.85 30 4/46 25.7
L van Beek (Ned) 7 5 23.42 42.2 3/29 36.2
R Ngarava (Zim) 7 5 31.42 41 3/52 35.1
Hasan Ali (Pak) 7 4 32.71 32.2 5/51 27.7
Sam Curran (Eng) 7 6 37.28 45.4 5/48 39.1
L Sandakan (SL) 7 7 54.00 68.4 3/54 58.8
C Woakes (Eng) 6 2 7.66 20 4/18 20.0
V Kingma (Ned) 6 3 14.00 24 3/21 24.0
M Henry (NZ) 6 3 16.83 29 4/27 29.0
B Carse (Eng) 6 3 22.66 25 5/61 25.0
Prasidh Krishna (Ind) 6 3 29.00 25.1 4/54 25.1
Kaleemullah (Oman) 6 8 34.83 51 1/16 51.0
C Karunaratne (SL) 6 8 36.00 41 2/24 41.0
Tom Curran (Eng) 6 4 37.33 40 4/35 40.0
Dhananjaya
de Silva (SL)
6 9 39.00 45 3/45 45.0
B McCarthy (Ire) 6 7 55.5 60 2/60 60.0
J Hazlewood (Aus) 5 2 5.8 14 3/11 16.8
M Leask (Sco) 5 3 12.00 19 3/19 22.8
Bikram Sob (Nep) 5 4 19.00 17.1 2/20 20.6
Y Chahal (Ind) 5 2 20.4 20 3/50 24.0
A Zampa (Aus) 5 3 22.2 22.2 2/29 26.8
T Boult (NZ) 5 3 22.6 28.5 4/27 34.6
Kushal Malla (Nep) 5 4 22.8 29 2/19 34.8
Hasan
Mahmud (Ban)
5 3 26.2 19.2 3/28 23.2
M Parkinson (Eng) 5 3 28.00 24 2/28 28.8
A Dananjaya (SL) 5 3 31.00 27 3/44 32.4
Hamza Tahir (Sco) 5 4 31.2 34 3/36 40.8
Mark Wood (Eng) 5 4 32.6 34 3/34 40.8
P Jayawickrama (SL) 5 5 35.4 33 3/59 39.6
Damien Ravu (PNG) 5 7 52.4 49 2/35 58.8
M Theekshana (SL) 4 1 9.25 10 4/37 15.0
N Dhamba (Oman) 4 2 11.25 8 2/20 12.0
A Paradkar (USA) 4 2 13.25 12 4/26 14.4
F Klaassen (Ned) 4 3 16.5 28 3/23 42.0
M Santner (NZ) 4 3 20.25 21 2/23 31.5
D Chahar (Ind) 4 2 22.5 15 2/37 22.5
L Gregory (Eng) 4 3 24.25 19 3/44 28.5
S Bhari (Nep) 4 5 27.25 33 2/31 49.5
C Overton (Eng) 4 3 31.5 25.2 2/23 38.0
A Markram (SA) 4 4 34.5 30 2/48 45.0
P Seelaar (Ned) 4 5 35.5 37 3/27 55.5
B Stokes (Eng) 4 5 39.5 25 3/34 37.5
Assad Vala (PNG) 4 7 39.25 36.4 2/30 55.0
N Pokana (PNG) 4 5 40.00 39 2/48 58.5
W Madhevere (Zim) 4 5 40.75 34 2/45 51.0
Safyaan Sharif (Sco) 4 3 42.75 24.4 2/56 37.0
C Amini (PNG) 4 6 50.25 46.2 1/26 69.5
J Holder (WI) 4 6 66.25 45 2/39 67.5
Adil Rashid (Eng) 4 6 85.5 53 2/81 79.5
M Nawaz (Pak) 3 1 11.33 7 3/34 14.0
R Chahar (Ind) 3 1 18.00 10 3/54 20.0
Van Meekeren (Ned) 3 2 19.00 14 2/28 28.0
Van der
Gugten (Ned)
3 3 23.33 26 2/22 52.0
Sean Williams (Zim) 3 2 23.66 14 2/42 28.0
Thisara
Perera (SL)
3 2 24.00 12 2/45 24.0
G Linde (SA) 3 2 24.00 15 2/32 30.0
W Masakadza (Zim) 3 3 24.66 17 2/40 34.0
Chris Sole (Sco) 3 1 26.33 9 3/79 18.0
R Reifer (WI) 3 2 26.33 15 2/61 30.0
Ahmed Raza (UAE) 3 2 27.66 20 2/37 40.0
Kyle Phillip (USA) 3 2 28.66 15 3/43 30.0
Zahoor Khan (UAE) 3 2 29.33 16 3/35 32.0
Gaudi Toka (PNG) 3 4 33.33 15.3 3/18 31.0
C Campher (Ire) 3 4 33.66 21 2/31 42.0
Steven Taylor (USA) 3 6 34.33 33 1/11 66.0
E Hutchinson (USA) 3 5 35.33 27 1/12 54.0
S Cottrell (WI) 3 3 36.00 19 2/29 38.0
R Topley (Eng) 3 2 38.66 17.2 2/50 34.6
A Ilyas (Oman) 3 4 41.33 32 2/34 64.0
M Nadeem (Oman) 3 6 42.00 26 2/34 52.0
Rubel
Hossain (Ban)
3 3 42.33 23 3/70 46.0
Karima Gore (USA) 3 6 45.33 28 1/14 56.0
Mark Watt (Sco) 3 5 49.66 46 2/28 92.0
N Vanua (PNG) 3 5 70.00 37.3 2/49 75.0
Shadab Khan (Pak) 3 5 79.33 40 2/61 80.0
M Adair (Ire) 3 6 96.66 47.3 2/43 95.0
S Vesawkar (Nep) 2 1 10.5 6 2/21 18.0
A Agar (Aus) 2 1 15.5 10 2/31 30.0
W Mulder (SA) 2 2 16.5 6 1/3 18.0
C Sakariya (Ind) 2 1 17.00 8 2/34 24.0
Ramesh Mendis (SL) 2 2 24.00 8 2/40 24.0
S Lakmal (SL) 2 1 28.00 9.3 2/56 28.5
Mahmudullah (Ban) 2 3 28.5 12.1 2/45 36.5
A Turner (Aus) 2 2 30.00 14 1/23 42.0
D Tiripano (Zim) 2 1 30.5 7 2/61 21.0
S Sarkar (Ban) 2 4 35.5 12.4 1/22 38.0
G Delany (Ire) 2 4 37.00 12 1/10 36.0
D Gunathilaka (SL) 2 4 37.5 16 1/5 48.0
R Mustafa (UAE) 2 2 39.00 20 2/43 60.0
K Jamieson (NZ) 2 3 45.5 26 1/30 78.0
Kashif Daud (UAE) 2 2 49.5 18 1/43 54.0
Mahedi Hasan (Ban) 2 3 52.5 23 2/42 69.0
N Pradeep (SL) 2 2 56.00 17.4 2/66 53.0
G Dockrell (Ire) 2 4 57.5 16 1/23 48.0
D Shanaka (SL) 2 5 58.00 23 1/10 69.0
Moeen Ali (Eng) 2 4 59.5 22 1/5 66.0
G Naib (Afg) 2 3 61.5 19 1/36 57.0
M Hasnain (Pak) 2 2 63.00 20 1/52 60.0
Binura Fernando (SL) 2 3 68.00 25.2 1/33 76.0
I Udana (SL) 2 3 70.00 21 2/49 63.0
M Nabi (Afg) 2 3 70.5 30 1/45 90.0
H Pandya (Ind) 2 4 72.5 23 1/34 69.0
Sompal Kami (Nep) 2 6 92.5 35 1/21 105.0
K Pandya (Ind) 2 5 111.5 38 1/26 114.0
Faheem Ashraf (Pak) 2 6 114.5 40 1/25 120.0
Kuldeep (Ind) 2 4 127.5 38 2/48 114.0
C MacLeod (Sco) 1 2 9.00 5 1/4 30.00
L Livingstone (Eng) 1 1 20.00 3 1/20 18.0
A Neill (Sco) 1 1 20.00 9 1/20 54.0
Aryan Dutt (Ned) 1 2 22.00 8 1/10 48.0
S Getkate (Ire) 1 1 25.00 5 1/25 30.0
M Marsh (Aus) 1 2 26.00 6 1/7 36.0
C Asalanka (SL) 1 2 29.00 4 1/3 24.0
Saud Shakeel (Pak) 1 3 37.00 7.5 1/14 47.0
K Pollard (WI) 1 3 44.00 11 1/15 66.0
Usman Qadir (Pak) 1 1 48.00 9 1/48 54.0
Jessy Singh (USA) 1 2 49.00 8 1/24 48.0
K Gowtham (Ind) 1 1 49.00 8 1/49 48.0
P Boissevain (Ned) 1 1 49.00 8 1/49 48.0
K Mayers (WI) 1 2 49.00 9 1/34 54.0
R Berrington (Sco) 1 3 49.00 12 1/23 72.0
H Tector (Ire) 1 1 52.00 8 1/52 48.0
K Rajitha (SL) 1 1 53.00 7.1 1/53 43.0
Kevin
O’Brien (Ire)
1 3 54.00 12 1/22 72.0
Lizaad Williams (SA) 1 1 62.00 8 1/62 48.0
Sese Bau (PNG) 1 3 66.00 15 1/16 90.0
JJ Smuts (SA) 1 1 67.00 8 1/67 48.0
T Natarajan (Ind) 1 1 73.00 10 1/73 60.0
B Glover (Ned) 1 2 84.00 16 1/46 96.0
P Meiyappan (UAE) 1 2 97.00 17 1/60 102.0
Sikandar Raza (Zim) 1 4 113.00 23 1/33 138.0
Fabian Allen (WI) 1 3 124.00 25 1/38 150.0
T Chatara (Zim) 1 3 157.00 25 1/49 150.0
L Ngidi (SA) 1 3 164.00 27 1/66 162.0
S Modani (USA) 0 1 1 0/3
N Rana (Ind) 0 1 3 0/10
J Malhotra (USA) 0 2 7 0/1 3.42 (ER)
P Sarraf (Nep) 0 1 2 0/7
S Goud (Oman) 0 1 2 0/7
Wes Agar (Aus) 0 2 11 0/15 3.54 (ER)
D Budge (Sco) 0 1 5 0/19
S Krishnamurthi (USA) 0 3 7 0/1 3.85 (ER)
Najmul
Hossain (Ban)
0 1 1 0/4
Bas de Leede (Ned) 0 2 4 0/4 4.5 (ER)
Waheed
Ahmed (UAE)
0 2 6 0/10 4.66 (ER)
J Ahmadi (Afg) 0 2 9 0/9 4.88 (ER)
Andre
McCarthy (WI)
0 1 2 0/10
N Bonner (WI) 0 1 2.5 0/15
B Hameed (UAE) 0 1 3 0/16
Danish Aziz (Pak) 0 2 5 0/11 5.4 (ER)
N Saini (Ind) 0 1 5 0/27
Asitha Fernando (SL) 0 1 10 0/54
B Hendricks (SA) 0 1 7 0/38
M O’Dowd (Ned) 0 3 7.1 0/8 5.44 (ER)
Aarif Sheikh (Nep) 0 2 5 0/14 5.6 (ER)
P Stirling (Ire) 0 1 4 0/23
Lega Siaka (PNG) 0 2 5 0/13 5.8 (ER)
Sufyan
Mehmood (Oman)
0 1 1.2 0/8
D Lakshan (SL) 0 1 2 0/12
M Mithun (Ban) 0 1 2 0/12
A Omarzai (Afg) 0 1 4 0/24
D Dupavillon (SA) 0 1 5 0/30
Mosaddek (Ban) 0 5 8.4 0/1 6.34 (ER)
D Mitchell (NZ) 0 2 5 0/8 6.6 (ER)
R Burl (Zim) 0 3 10.2 0/14 6.77 (ER)
H Klaasen (SA) 0 1 2 0/14
Kamindu
Mendis (SL)
0 1 3 0/21
A Phillip (WI) 0 1 6 0/43
R Meredith (Aus) 0 1 5 0/36
A Fernando (SL) 0 1 8 0/62
A Bandara (SL) 0 1 1 0/8
L Sipamla (SA) 0 1 6 0/50
Saqib Zulfiqar (Ned) 0 2 3 0/9 8.33 (ER)
R Shepherd (WI) 0 2 8 0/30 8.37 (ER)
C Holder (WI) 0 1 3 0/26
K Harding (WI) 0 1 10 0/88
Gulsan Jha (Nep) 0 1 3 0/31
Afif Hossain (Ban) 0 1 1 0/11
N Pooran (WI) 0 1 0.3 0/6
K Bhurtel (Nep) 0 1 1 0/14

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