IPL 2020 Purple Cap: Jofra Archer jumps to second spot, Kagiso Rabada extends his lead at top of the tally

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Delhi Capitals pacer Kagiso Rabada bagged a wicket against Rajasthan Royals in the match no. 30 of Indian Premier League 2020 to consolidate his position at the top of the highest wicket-takers’ tally, while RR pacer Jofra Archer climbed to the second spot after clinching three wickets in the match.

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Rabada now has 18 wickets to his name in eight games, while Archer has picked 12 wickets in eight matches.

Third on the list is Mumbai Indians pacer Jasprit Bumrah having bagged 11 wickets in seven games.

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Bumrah’s teammate Trent Boult is fourth in the tally with 11 wickets in his kitty. The southpaw has an economy rate of 8.01.

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Boult is followed by Sunrisers Hyderabad leg-spinner Rashid Khan, who has bagged 10 wickets so far and has a superb economy rate of 5.34.

IPL 2020 Purple Cap Leaderboard

POS PLAYER Mat Inns Ov Runs Wkts BBI Avg Econ SR
1
Kagiso Rabada
8 8 31.4 241 18 4/24 13.38 7.61 10.55
2
Jofra Archer
8 8 32 210 12 3/19 17.50 6.56 16.00
3
Jasprit Bumrah
7 7 28 222 11 4/20 20.18 7.92 15.27
4
Trent Boult
7 7 27.2 219 11 2/26 19.90 8.01 14.90
5
Rashid Khan
8 8 32 171 10 3/12 17.10 5.34 19.20