Purple Cap Winners in IPL

IPL Purple Cap List - Who is the Purple Cap Holder in IPL 2024?

The Purple Cap is presented to the leading wicket-taker in the IPL. The bowler with the most wickets during the season wears the Purple Cap while fielding. The Purple Cap has been the most prestigious award for any bowler in the IPL. Since the inauguration of the league and the award in 2008, only 14 players have had the privilege to take home the Purple Cap at the end of the season.

Latest Standing of IPL 2024 Purple Cap Holder

Purple Cap IPL 2024: With 13 wickets in 7 matches, MI's Jasprit Bumrah is the current holder of Purple Cap in IPL 2024. RR's Yuzvendra Chahal is second with 12 wickets. Mustafizur Rahman goes 4th after taking 1 wicket against LSG.

Check the updated IPL 2024 Purple Cap standings, then jump to the IPL points table for the full tournament picture.

RankPlayerWicketsMatchesBest FiguresAverage3W4W/5W
1Jasprit Bumrah1375/2112.8421
2Yuzvendra Chahal1273/1118.0810
3Gerald Coetzee1274/3421.9111
4Mustafizur Rahman1164/2920.5401
5Khaleel Ahmed1072/2122.9000
6Kagiso Rabada1072/2323.3000
7Sam Curran1073/2819.3010
8Harshal Patel1073/3126.3010
9Matheesha Pathirana944/2813.0011
10Pat Cummins963/4321.0010

* Purple Cap standing after LSG vs CSK Match 34

2023 Purple Cap Winner - Mohammed Shami (Gujarat Titans)

Mohammed Shami became the first bowler from Gujarat to win the Purple Cap in IPL. He took 28 wickets at an average of 18.64, and played a big part in Gujarat reaching back-to-back finals. Shami broke the record of taking the most number of wickets (17) in the Powerplay overs in a single season.

2022 Purple Cap Winner - Yuzvendra Chahal (Rajasthan Royals)

Yuzvendra Chahal became only the third spinner to win the Purple Cap after Ohja and Tahir in IPL. He also became the second bowler from Rajasthan to win after Sohail Tanvir in the 2008 season. He took 27 wickets at an average of 19.71, and played a big part in Rajasthan’s run till the final.

2021 Purple Cap Winner - Harshal Patel (Royal Challengers Bangalore)

Harshal Patel became the first bowler from the Bangalore team to win the Purple Cap in the Indian T20 League. He took a record high 32 wickets in 15 matches at an average of 14.34, and played a big part in Bangalore’s finishing 4th in the league. His best figures of 5 for 27 came against Mumbai.

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Previous IPL Purple Cap Winners List

Let's take a look at the IPL Purple cap winners list for each season from 2008.

YearPlayerTeamWicketsMatchesBest FiguresAvg.ECO4W5W
2023Mohammed ShamiGT28174/1118.648.0320
2022Yuzvendra ChahalRR27175/4019.717.7511
2021Harshal PatelRCB32155/2714.348.1411
2020Kagiso RabadaDC30174/2418.268.3420
2019Imran TahirCSK26174/1216.576.6920
2018Andrew TyePBKS24145/1718.668.0030
2017Bhuvneshwar KumarSRH26145/1914.197.0501
2016Bhuvneshwar KumarSRH23174/2921.307.4210
2015Dwayne BravoCSK26173/2216.388.1400
2014Mohit SharmaCSK23164/1419.658.3910
2013Dwayne BravoCSK32184/4215.537.9510
2012Morne MorkelDC25164/2018.127.1910
2011Lasith MalingaMI28165/1313.395.9501
2010Pragyan PhjaDeccan21163/2620.427.2900
2009RP SinghDeccan23164/2218.136.9810
2008Sohail TanvirRR22116/1412.096.4611

Also read: IPL Orange Cap Winners From 2008 to 2024

FAQs

Who has the purple cap in IPL 2024?

Mumbai Indians' Jasprit Bumrah has the IPL 2024 Purple Cap with 13 wickets in just 7 matches. Bumrah has taken two 3-wicket hauls and one 4-wicket haul. 

Who won the purple cap in IPL 2023?

GT's Mohammed Shami won the Purple Cap in IPL 2023 by taking 28 wickets in 17 matches with the best figures of 4/11.

Who has won the Purple Cap most times in IPL?

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

What is the prize money for Purple Cap IPL?

The winning prize for winning the Purple Cap in IPL 2024 is ₹15 Lakhs.

Which team has won the IPL Purple Cap most times?

Chennai have won the IPL Purple Cap most times (4). Dwayne Bravo won it twice, Mohit Sharma and Imran Tahir once. Rajasthan, Deccan, Hyderabad and Delhi are tied with 2 times each. Mumbai, Punjab, Bangalore and Gujarat have won it once.

Who picked the most wickets in a single IPL season?

Dwayne Bravo (in 2013) and Harshal Patel (in 2021) each took a season high of 32 wickets in one IPL season. The next best is Kagiso Rabada, who picked up 30 wickets in 2020.


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