T20 world cup is now on the doorstep and India who is ranked the No.1 T20I team will go as favourite for many fans. In this article, we will see the top 5 highest wicket-takers for India in the T20I world cup.
#5 Ashish Nehra
Former Indian left-arm fast bowler, Ashish Nehra is at No.5 on our list. Nehra played till the 2016 T20 world cup and he took 15 wickets in the T20 world Cup.
#4 Harbhajan Singh
Indian legendary spinner, Harbhajan Singh is at No.4 on our list. Bhajji was India’s most successful world cup spinner before Ashwin and Jadeja. He has 16 wickets in T20 World Cups.
#3 Irfan Pathan
Former Indian left-arm bowler and one of the most underrated all-rounders, Irfan Pathan has 16 wickets which is equal to that of Harbhajan Singh. Pathan was one of the most talented all-rounders India has ever produced but a lack of opportunities made his career a bit short.
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#2 Ravindra Jadeja
Indian left-arm bowling all-rounder, Ravindra Jadeja is the second-highest wicket-taker for India in T20 World Cups. Jadeja has 21 wickets in T20 World Cups so far. Jadeja missed this 2022 world cup because of a knee injury which was a huge blow for team India because a player like him is very hard to find.
#1 Ravichandran Ashwin
India’s one of the most successful spinners, Ravichandran Ashwin holds the No.1 spot on our list. Ashwin is part of the Indian team for the upcoming T20 world cup and looking at the stats it becomes very important for Indian management to give him some games in the world cup. Ashwin has 26 wickets in the T20 world Cup.