Most Wickets in World Cup


Updated list of Highest leading wicket taker Bowlers in world cup.
Currently GD McGrath of Australia hold the record with 71 wickets in 39 matches.

Highest Wicket Taker in World Cup

 

Player Team Span Mat Overs Mdns Wkts Ave Econ SR 4 5
GD McGrath Aus 1996-2007 39 325.5 42 71 18.19 3.96 27.5 0 2
M Muralitharan SL 1996-2011 40 343.3 15 68 19.63 3.88 30.3 4 0
Wasim Akram Pak 1987-2003 38 324.3 17 55 23.83 4.04 35.4 2 1
WPUJC Vaas SL 1996-2007 31 261.4 39 49 21.22 3.97 32 1 1
Z Khan Ind 2003-2011 23 198.5 12 44 20.22 4.47 27.1 1 0
J Srinath Ind 1992-2003 34 283.2 21 44 27.81 4.32 38.6 2 0
AA Donald SA 1992-2003 25 218.5 14 38 24.02 4.17 34.5 2 0
JDP Oram NZ 2003-2011 23 182.2 21 36 21.33 4.21 30.3 2 0
B Lee Aus 2003-2011 17 137.3 15 35 17.97 4.57 23.5 2 1
GB Hogg Aus 2003-2007 21 158.3 10 34 19.23 4.12 27.9 2 0

Updated Date: February 10, 2015

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