The thrill of IPL 2022 is increasing day by day and with this the competition among bowlers to take wickets has also intensified.
In this season, along with Rajasthan Royals, its players are also working hard, that is why Rajasthan Royals bowlers are leading in the Orange Cap as well as the Purple Cap race. What has changed in this list after the match played on Thursday, let’s take a look at it.
Hasranga Ahead In The Race For The Purple Cap
In IPL 2022, Yuzvendra Chahal was leading the race for the Purple Cap. But in the match played on Thursday, RCB’s star bowlers have overtaken Chahal. Both these bowlers have 24-24 wickets but Hasranga’s economy, average and strike rate better than Chahal has earned him the purple cap. Apart from these, there is no other change in the top-5.
This Is The Position Of The bowlers
After the IPL 2022 match played on Thursday, RCB’s star bowler Vanindu Hasaranga has taken 24 wickets in 14 matches with an economy rate of 7.38 and an average of 15.8 in the list of Purple Cap. In this season, so far he has achieved the feat of taking four wickets once and five wickets once.
After this, Rajasthan Royals’ star bowler Yuzvendra Chahal is second in the list of Purple Cap, taking 24 wickets while playing 13 matches at an economy rate of 7.76 and bowling at an average of 16.83. In which this bowler has also taken four wickets once and five wickets once.
Kagiso Rabada of Punjab Kings remains in third place with 22 wickets. Sunrisers Hyderabad’s Umran Malik is fourth in this list with 21 wickets and Delhi Capitals’ Kuldeep Yadav is at number five with 20 wickets.