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Purple Cap IPL 2012: Highest wicket-taker of the T20 tournament

Purple Cap IPL 2012: Highest wicket-taker of the T20 tournament

The Purple Cap is circulated amongst the top performers with the ball throughout the T20 tournament as a token of admiration for the best bowler © AFP


By CricketCountry Staff

 

Mumbai: Apr 16, 2012

 

The Indian Premier League (IPL) commends the bowler with the most wickets with The Purple Cap. The Purple Cap is circulated amongst the top performers with the ball throughout the T20 tournament as a token of admiration for the best bowler.

 

Delhi Daredevils’ pacer Morne Morkel is the current holder of The Purple Cap (25 wickets). 

 

Purple Cap winners of previous IPL seasons

 

IPL 4 Lasith Malinga (MI) – 27 wickets

 

IPL 3 Pragyan Ojha (DC) – 21 wickets

 

IPL 2 RP Singh (DC) – 23 wickets

 

IPL 1 Sohail Tanvir (RR) – 22 wickets

 

IPL 2012 will be played at 12 venues over 54 days in India. Starting from April 4, 2012 to May 27, 2012 there will be 72 matches in the fifth season of IPL. The IPL schedule has the nine franchises (teams) playing in this fifth edition.

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Aug 30, 2014 (10:00 IST)   at Dambulla

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Aug 31, 2014 (13:00 IST)   at Harare

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Sep 2, 2014 (15:00 IST)   at Birmingham

Zimbabwe Triangular Series, 2014

Sep 2, 2014 (13:00 IST)   at Harare

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Aug 27, 2014  at Basseterre, St Kitts

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Aug 27, 2014  at Cardiff

India won by 133 runs

Pakistan tour of Sri Lanka, 2014

Aug 26, 2014  at Hambantota

Sri Lanka won by 77 runs

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