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IPL Records | Purple Cap in IPL | Complete list of winners from IPL 2008 to IPL 2023

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With the arrival of the T20 cricketing format, especially the IPL in the year 2008, we have seen the batsmen dominating the major part of the game. It’s the bowlers who have to suffer the most, be it the character of pitch or the rules, the majority of them favors and designed in a manner to get maximum runs on the board. This shortest format of the game is generally looked upon as a game played by the batsmen. But over time we have realized the value of a good bowler in the game. A few quick, crucial wickets can change the fate of the game at any point in the 20-overs format, irrespective of how destructive the opposition batsmen are. Many of the bowlers have made a substantial impact in the game. Here’s a complete list of the purple cap winners from IPL 2008 to 2023.

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Complete List of Purple Cap Winners (IPL 2008- 2023)

Year

Winner

Team

Matches

Wkts

2023

Mohammad Shami

Gujarat Titans

 17

28 

2022

Yuzvendra Chahal

Rajasthan

17

27

2021

Harshal Patel

Bangalore

15

32

2020

Kagiso Rabada

Delhi

17

30

2019

Imran Tahir

Chennai

17

26

2018

Andrew Tye

Punjab

14

24

2017

Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Hyderabad

14

26

2016

Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Hyderabad

17

23

2015

Dwayne Bravo

Chennai

17

26

2014

Mohit Sharma

Chennai

16

23

2013

Dwayne Bravo

Chennai

18

32

2012

Morne Morkel

Delhi

16

25

2011

Lasith Malinga

Mumbai

16

28

2010

Pragyan Phja

Deccan

16

21

2009

RP Singh

Deccan

16

23

2008

Sohail Tanvir

Rajasthan

11

22


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Purple Cap in IPL 2008: Sohail Tanvir

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Back in the year 2008, Pakistan pacer Sohail Tanvir, representing Rajasthan Royals became the IPL purple cap winner. He picked up 22 wickets in 11 matches in the inaugural season of the IPL. The marvelous bowling performance by the Pakistani pacer included a mindblowing spell of 6/14 against the Chennai Super Kings.

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Player Mat Inns Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 4 5
Sohail Tanvir (RR) 11 11 41.1 0 266 22 6/14 12.09 6.46 11.2 1 1

Purple Cap in IPL 2009: RP Singh

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With 23 wickets in 16 matches, India’s pacer RP Singh won the purple cap in IPL in the year 2009. RP played for Deccan Chargers in the 2nd season of the IPL. His marvelous bowling performance helped the side lift the IPL cup in the season.

Player Mat Inns Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 4 5
RP Singh (DC) 16 16 59.4 1 417 23 4/22 18.13 6.98 15.5 1 0

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IPL 2010: PP Ojha

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Another bowler from the side Deccan Chargers, Pragyan Ojha, a spinner, grabbed the purple cap in IPL in the year 2010. He went on to claim the IPL Purple Cap title with 21 wickets in 16 matches. The bowler had an economy of 7.29 and an average of 16.8 in the 2010 season.

Player Mat Inns Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 4 5
PP Ojha (DC) 16 16 58.5 0 429 21 3/26 20.42 7.29 16.8 0 0

IPL 2011: SL Malinga

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The Sri Lankan pacer, Lasith Malinga, representing Mumbai Indians, took 28 wickets and grabbed the title of the purple cap in IPL in year 2011. Mumbai Indian went into the finals of IPL 2011. However, the side couldn’t lift the winning trophy as the MS Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings went on to win their 2nd successive title.

Player Mat Inns Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 4 5
SL Malinga (MI) 16 16 63.0 2 375 28 5/13 13.39 5.95 13.5 0 1

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IPL 2012: M Morkel

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Morne Morkel, South African pacer, was at his career-best in the IPL 2012. The bowler was playing for Delhi Daredevils in the 5th edition of the tournament. He took 25 wickets which led him to become the highest wicket-taker in the tournament and helped him grab the IPL purple cap. Team D.D finished at the 3rd spot in the season. The trophy was lifted by Gautam Gambhir-led Kolkata Knight Riders in 2012. It was the maiden title for the side.

Player Mat Inns Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 4 5
M Morkel (DD) 16 16 63.0 1 453 25 4/20 18.12 7.19 15.1 1 0

IPL 2013: DJ Bravo

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Dwayne Bravo, a splendid all rounder from the West Indies, playing for the side CSK, had a stellar IPL 2013 campaign. He went on to claim 32 wickets in the tournament. It is still the highest wickets taken by any bowler in a single season of IPL.

Player Mat Inns Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 4 5
DJ Bravo (CSK) 18 18 62.3 0 497 32 4/42 15.53 7.95 11.7 1 0

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Purple Cap in IPL 2014: MM Sharma

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Chennai Super Kings bowler, Mohit Sharma won the IPL purple cap in the year 2014. The young bowler took 23 wickets in 16 matches.

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Player Mat Inns Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 4 5
MM Sharma (CSK) 16 16 53.5 0 452 23 4/14 19.65 8.39 14.0 1 0

Purple cap in IPL 2015: DJ Bravo

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CSK all-rounder, Dwayne Bravo once again finished at the top of the highest wicket-takers list. He went on to win the purple cap in IPL once again in the year 2015, becoming the 1st player to win the honor twice. He took 26 wickets, playing 17 matches. His team lost to the Mumbai Indians in a thriller of a final. 

Player Mat Inns Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 4 5
DJ Bravo (CSK) 17 16 52.2 0 426 26 3/22 16.38 8.14 12.0 0 0

 


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Purple cap in IPL 2016: B Kumar

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In the year 2016 Sunrisers Hyderabad grabbed the IPL trophy. A lot of this was because of the bowling magnificent, Bhuvneshwar Kumar. He took 23 wickets in the tournament and led the team from the front with the ball. He won the purple cap in IPL 2016.

Player Mat Inns Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 4 5
B Kumar (SRH) 17 17 66.0 3 490 23 4/29 21.30 7.42 17.2 1 0

Purple cap in IPL 2017: B Kumar

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Bhuvneshwar Kumar became the 1st bowler in IPL history to win the IPL purple cap in successive seasons, in the 2016 and 17 seasons. He finished the season at the top of the chart with 26 wickets.

YEAR MAT BALLS RUNS WKTS BBM AVE ECON SR 4W 5W
2017 14 314 369 26 5/19 14.19 7.05 12.07 0 1

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Purple cap in IPL 2018: AJ Tye

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Australia all-rounder Andrew Tye had a fantastic IPL season in 2018. Playing for Kings XI Punjab he took 24 wickets in 14 matches with 3 four wickets haul and won the purple cap in IPL 2018. The team under the captaincy of Ravichandran Ashwin finished at a dismal 7th spot.

Player Mat Inns Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 4 5
AJ Tye (K XI P) 14 14 56.0 0 448 24 4/16 18.66 8.00 14.0 3 0

Purple cap in IPL 2019: Imran Tahir

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40-year-old Imran Tahir proved that age is just a number in IPL 2019. He went on to take 26 wickets for the Chennai Super Kings side and grabbed the IPL purple cap. Team CSK reached yet another final but was defeated by Rohit Sharma-led M.I in the finals. M.I picked their fourth title.

Player Mat Inns Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 4 5
Imran Tahir (CSK) 17 17 64.2 1 431 26 4/12 16.57 6.69 14.8 2 0

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Winner of Purple cap in IPL 2020: K Rabada

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It was a close contest between Mumbai Indians’ Jasprit Bumrah and Delhi Capital’s Kagiso Rabada for the purple cap in IPL 2020. In the finals of the IPL 2020, the two teams faced each other in the title clash, the South African finished the season with 30 wickets ahead of Bumrah to grab the purple cap in IPL 2020.

Player Mat Inns Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 4 5
K Rabada (DC) 17 17 65.4 1 548 30 4/24 18.26 8.34 13.1 2 0

Winner of Purple cap in IPL 2021: Harshal Patel

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Batting and Fielding Mat No Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s CT ST
Career 63 11 187 36* 11.00 139 134.53 0 0 11 11 15 0
2021 15 4 59 31 14.75 46 128.26 0 0 6 2 3 0

With 32 wickets in the 14th season of IPL, Harshal Patel won the purple cap in IPL 2021.

Winner of Purple cap in IPL 2022: Yuzvendra Chahal

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YEAR MAT BALLS RUNS WKTS BBM AVE ECON SR 4W 5W
2022 17 408 527 27 5/40 19.52 7.75 15.11 1 1

With 27 wickets in his name, Yuzvendra Chahal won the Purple cap in the 15th season of the IPL in 2022.

Winner of Purple Cap in IPL 2023: Mohammed Shami

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With his lethal pace and unwavering precision, Shami claimed the coveted Purple Cap in IPL 2023. With an astounding tally of 28 wickets in just 17 matches, Shami etched his name in IPL purple cap winners history.

YEAR MAT BALLS RUNS WKTS BBM AVE ECON SR 4W 5W
Career 110 2426 3412 127 4/11 26.87 8.44 19.10 2 0
2023 17 390 522 28 4/11 18.64 8.03 13.93 2 0

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FAQ

What is purple cap for IPL?

The Purple Cap is awarded to the bowler who becomes the leading wicket-taker in a particular edition of the Indian Premier League.

Who has won the Purple Cap most time in IPL?

Dwayne Bravo and Bhuvneshwar Kumar have won the Purple Cap the most times (2 times). Bravo won the Purple Cap titles in 2013 and 2015, while Bhuvneshwar won it in 2016 and 2017.

Who won the Purple Cap in IPL 2023?

With his lethal pace and unwavering precision, Mohammed Shami claimed the coveted Purple Cap in IPL 2023. He took 28 wickets in just 17 matches.

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Aditya Mishra is currently working as a head of content and manager at KreedOn. He is an ardent defense enthusiast and was a SSB aspirant (SERVICE- SELECTION-BOARD) during his college days. Moreover he has represented his state of C.G in All India Senior National Athletics Championship (Lucknow) and winner of several state athletics tournament (400m). Aditya did his PG Diploma from the prestigious Indian Institute of Mass Communication. With a vision to bring substantial change in India's sporting ecosystem, he along with his team are working for the development of Indian athletes.

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