2015 and 2019 world cup runners-up, New Zealand is a very dangerous side in world cricket. When it comes to the ODI format they become one of the best in the world. In this article, we will see the top 5 players with the most wickets for New Zealand in ODIs.
#5 Chris Cairns
Former New Zealand all-rounder, Chris Cairns took 200 wickets for New Zealand in ODIs. He was also named as the ODI captain of the New Zealand team in his career.
#4 Tim Southee
New Zealand’s right-arm quick bowler, Tim Southee is the highest wicket-taker in T20Is in international cricket. Southee has also made his name in ODIs. He is now fourth highest wicket-taker in ODI cricket for New Zealand. Southee took 202 wickets in ODIs so far.
#3 Chris Harris
Former kiwi bowler, Chris Harris is at No.3 on our list. Chris Harris was a right-arm slow bowler and talking about One day internationals, Chris took 203 wickets in this format. He is third highest wicket-taker for New Zealand in ODIs.
#2 Kyle Mills
Former New Zealand fast bowler, Kyle Mills was one of the best of his time. Mills was a wicket-taker and he is also the second-highest wicket-taker for New Zealand in ODIs. Mills had 240 wickets in one-day internationals for New Zealand in his career.
#1 Daniel Vettori
Someone who has made New Zealand cricket famous is Daniel Vettori who was also the captain of the blackcaps. Vettori was one of the best spinners of his time and to be honest he was one of the best to ever play the game. Vettori is the highest wicket-taker for New Zealand in ODIs. Vettori took 297 wickets in ODIs.