So far in the IPL 2022 season, 4 bowlers have achieved the feat of taking 5 wickets in 1 match. Mumbai Indians (MI) fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah took 5 wickets in the match against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) on Monday. Bumrah dismissed 5 players for 10 runs in his 4 overs. In this way, Jasprit Bumrah joined the list of the greatest bowlers in IPL history. Let us now look at the top 5 bowling performances in IPL history.
The best bowling record in the IPL is in the name of Alzarri Joseph. Playing for the Mumbai Indians (MI) in 2019, Joseph went 6-for-12 from 3.4 overs. This match was against Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH). Currently, Alzarri Joseph is part of the Gujarat Titans (GT) led by Hardik Pandya.
In the first IPL season i.e. 2008, Rajasthan Royals (RR) bowler Sohail Tanveer took 6 wickets for 14 runs in 4 overs. This match was played between Rajasthan Royals (RR) and Chennai Super Kings (CSK) at Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur.
In the 2016 IPL season, Pune Superjoints (RPS) spinner Adam Zampa took 6 wickets for 19 runs in 4 overs. This match was played between Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) and Pune Supergiants (RPS) at Visakhapatnam.
In the second season of IPL i.e. 2008, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) bowler Anil Kumble took 5 wickets for 5 runs in 3.1 overs. This match was played between Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) in Cape Town.
At IPL 2022, Mumbai Indians (MI) fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah led the way to the pavilion for 5 Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) batsmen for 10 runs in 4 overs. However, Jasprit Bumrah’s team, Mumbai Indians (MI), had to face defeat in this match. But Jasprit Bumrah was given the man of the match for his excellent bowling.