IPL Purple Cap: This cap is given to the bowler who takes the highest number of wickets in the Indian Premier League, its title varies between leagues, and in the end, the person who has the most wickets is given this ipl purple cap.
The second season of IPL-2021 is starting from 19th September. This league was stopped midway in May due to Covid, but now this league is starting again in the United Arab Emirates and with this the battle of bat-ball will also start. The Orange Cap is awarded to the batsman who scores the most runs in the IPL.
IPL Purple Cap Holders
Similarly, the ipl purple cap is given to the bowlers who take the most wickets. As the league continues, its entitlements also keep on changing. Talking about the current season, the Orange Cup is currently with Shikhar Dhawan of Delhi Capitals and the Purple Cap is with Harshal Patel of Royal Challengers Bangalore. Which team has won the most ipl purple caps so far, we are telling you about them today.
Counted among the most successful teams in the history of IPL, Chennai Super Kings has been successful in keeping the ipl Purple Cap with them four times. Bravo, the player of this team captained by Mahendra Singh Dhoni, captured this purple cap in 2013. After this, this purple cap was returned to Mohit Sharma in 2014 and next year to Bravo. In 2019, Chennai leg-spinner Imran Tahir won this purple cap.
After CSK, the Hyderabad franchise teams have also won this purple cap four times. Twice when the name of this team used to be Deccan Chargers. RP Singh won the Purple Cap in 2009 and Pragyan Ojha in 2010. In 2009, the team of chargers was the winner. After this, when the name of this team was changed and Sunrisers Hyderabad was named. This team won the title in 2016 and Bhuvneshwar Kumar was successful in taking the Purple Cap. Next year again Bhuvneshwar kept this cap with him.
Players of the Delhi franchise team were also successful in winning this purple cap twice. When this team was known as Delhi Daredevils, Morkel won the Purple Cap in 2012. Then the name of this team was changed and was named Delhi Capitals. This team made it to the finals for the first time last year. Kagiso Rabada of Delhi had a Purple Cap in ipl 2020.
Teams of Mumbai Indians, Kings XI Punjab and Rajasthan Royals were able to win this cap once each. Rajasthan’s Sohail Tanveer won this purple cap in ipl 2008. Malinga from Mumbai Indians won this purple cap in ipl 2011. Andrew of Kings XI Punjab (now Punjab Kings) captured the Purple Cap in ipl 2018.