Most ODI wickets in 2021

Bowler Wickets Inns Avg Overs BBI SR
Shakib (Ban) 17 9 17.52 81 5/30 28.5
Mustafizur (Ban) 18 10 21.55 77 3/16 25.6
Simi Singh (Ire) 16 9 20.37 86.1 5/10 32.3
D Chameera (SL) 16 10 28.93 88.2 5/16 33.1
Mehidy Hasan (Ban) 15 11 19.8 84 4/25 33.6
J Little (Ire) 13 6 17.76 56 4/39 25.8
Haris Rauf (Pak) 13 6 24.46 51 4/65 23.5
A McBrine (Ire) 12 10 29.25 86 5/29 43.0
C Young (Ire) 12 10 34.25 83.2 4/18 41.6
A Phehlukwayo (SA) 11 6 29.81 51 3/56 27.8
A Hosein (WI) 10 7 26.4 61.2 3/26 36.8
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
B Kumar (Ind) 9 5 28.00 48 3/42 32.0
Naveen-ul-Haq (Afg) 8 3 19.37 26.1 4/42 19.6
J Mohammed (WI) 8 7 24.62 45 3/47 33.7
A Nortje (SA) 8 4 26.87 37.1 4/51 27.8
A Joseph (WI) 8 7 36.12 68 2/40 51.0
SS Afridi (Pak) 8 6 41.37 52.3 3/58 39.3
W Hasaranga (SL) 8 10 50.75 93 3/37 69.7
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
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
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
A Evans (Sco) 6 2 11.16 15.4 5/43 15.6
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
L Jongwe (Zim) 6 3 23.5 24 3/51 24.0
Prasidh Krishna (Ind) 6 3 29.00 25.1 4/54 25.1
K Maharaj (SA) 6 4 30.66 39 3/45 39.0
Tom Curran (Eng) 6 4 37.33 40 4/35 40.0
T Shamsi (SA) 6 5 39.00 45 3/46 45.0
B McCarthy (Ire) 6 7 55.5 60 2/60 60.0
Hayden Walsh (WI) 5 1 7.8 10 5/39 12.0
M Starc (Aus) 5 1 9.6 8 5/48 9.6
Y Chahal (Ind) 5 2 20.4 20 3/50 24.0
T Boult (NZ) 5 3 22.6 28.5 4/27 34.6
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
Dhananjaya
de Silva (SL)
5 6 30.2 27 3/45 32.4
Mark Wood (Eng) 5 4 32.6 34 3/34 40.8
K Rabada (SA) 5 4 39.00 38.2 2/43 46.0
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
C Overton (Eng) 4 3 31.5 25.2 2/23 38.0
P Seelaar (Ned) 4 5 35.5 37 3/27 55.5
B Stokes (Eng) 4 5 39.5 25 3/34 37.5
Adil Rashid (Eng) 4 6 85.5 53 2/81 79.5
J Hazlewood (Aus) 3 1 3.66 6 3/11 12.0
M Nawaz (Pak) 3 1 11.33 7 3/34 14.0
Gavin Main (Sco) 3 2 13.66 14 2/16 28.0
A Dananjaya (SL) 3 1 14.66 10 3/44 20.0
R Chahar (Ind) 3 1 18.00 10 3/54 20.0
P van Meekeren (Ned) 3 2 19.00 14 2/28 28.0
P Jayawickrama (SL) 3 2 22.00 11 3/59 22.0
Van der
Gugten (Ned)
3 3 23.33 26 2/22 52.0
Thisara
Perera (SL)
3 2 24.00 12 2/45 24.0
R Reifer (WI) 3 2 26.33 15 2/61 30.0
Ahmed Raza (UAE) 3 2 27.66 20 2/37 40.0
Zahoor Khan (UAE) 3 2 29.33 16 3/35 32.0
R Ngarava (Zim) 3 2 31.33 19 2/61 38.0
C Campher (Ire) 3 4 33.66 21 2/31 42.0
R Topley (Eng) 3 2 38.66 17.2 2/50 34.6
W Madhevere (Zim) 3 3 40.33 26 2/45 52.0
B Muzarabani (Zim) 3 3 40.33 27.1 2/47 54.3
Rubel
Hossain (Ban)
3 3 42.33 23 3/70 46.0
C Karunaratne (SL) 3 6 58.00 33 1/25 66.0
J Holder (WI) 3 4 69.00 33 2/39 66.0
Shadab Khan (Pak) 3 5 79.33 40 2/61 80.0
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
D Tiripano (Zim) 2 1 30.5 7 2/61 21.0
A Markram (SA) 2 2 32.00 14 2/48 42.0
Mark Watt (Sco) 2 2 34.00 16 2/28 48.0
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
D Shanaka (SL) 2 3 40.5 18 1/10 54.0
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
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
M Adair (Ire) 2 4 108.5 32.3 2/43 97.5
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
M Leask (Sco) 1 1 1.00 1 1/1 6.0
M Marsh (Aus) 1 1 7.00 3 1/7 18.0
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
K Pollard (WI) 1 2 32.00 9 1/15 54.0
R Berrington (Sco) 1 2 35.00 10 1/23 60.0
Hamza Tahir (Sco) 1 1 36.00 5 1/36 30.0
Saud Shakeel (Pak) 1 3 37.00 7.5 1/14 47.0
A Zampa (Aus) 1 1 39.00 3.2 1/39 20.0
Safyaan Sharif (Sco) 1 1 41.00 6 1/41 36.0
Usman Qadir (Pak) 1 1 48.00 9 1/48 54.0
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
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
Sikandar Raza (Zim) 1 2 56.00 11 1/33 66.0
Lizaad Williams (SA) 1 1 62.00 8 1/62 48.0
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
G Dockrell (Ire) 1 3 92.00 13 1/37 78.0
P Meiyappan (UAE) 1 2 97.00 17 1/60 102.0
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
Wes Agar (Aus) 0 1 6 0/15
N Rana (Ind) 0 1 3 0/10
D Budge (Sco) 0 1 5 0/19
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)
S Cottrell (WI) 0 1 8 0/45
P Stirling (Ire) 0 1 4 0/23
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)
H Klaasen (SA) 0 1 2 0/14
Kamindu
Mendis (SL)
0 1 3 0/21
R Burl (Zim) 0 2 8 0/25 7.00 (ER)
A Phillip (WI) 0 1 6 0/43
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 Asalanka (SL) 0 1 3 0/26
C Holder (WI) 0 1 3 0/26
K Harding (WI) 0 1 10 0/88
Afif Hossain (Ban) 0 1 1 0/11

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Glossary: Avg-Average, BBI-Best bowling innings, Inns-Innings, SR-Strike rate, ER-Economy rate; Afg-Afghanistan, Aus-Australia, Ban-Bangladesh, Eng-England, Ire-Ireland, Ind-India, Nam-Namibia, NZ-New Zealand, Pak-Pakistan, SA-South Africa, SL-Sri Lanka, UAE-United Arab Emirates, WI-West Indies, Zim-Zimbabwe