A hat-trick in cricket is known when a bowler takes three wickets on consecutive 3 balls in a single match. The Indian Premier League is one of the top twenty cricket tournaments in which there are several occasions when bowlers took hat trick.
First ever hat-trick in IPL was taken by Lakshmipathy Balaji who dismissed Kings XI Punjab’s three batsmen in the first edition of Indian Premier League in 2008. Latest hat-trick was taken by Gujarat Lions fast bowler Andrew Tye against Rising Pune Supergiant during 13th match of IPL 2017.
Let’s have a look at the complete list of bowlers who took hat tricks in the competition so far.
|1||2008||Lakshmipathy Balaji (CSK)||Kings XI Punjab|
|2||2008||Amit Mishra (DD)||Deccan Chargers|
|3||2008||Makhaya Ntini (CSK)||Kolkata Knight Riders|
|4||2009||Yuvraj Singh (KXIP)||Royal Challengers Bangalore|
|5||2009||Rohit Sharma (DC)||Mumbai Indians|
|6||2009||Yuvraj Singh (KXIP)||Deccan Charges|
|7||2010||Praveen Kumar (RCB)||Rajasthan Royals|
|8||2011||Amit Mishra (DC)||Kings XI Punjab|
|9||2012||Ajit Chandila (RR)||Pune Warriors India|
|10||2013||Sunil Narine (KKR)||Kings XI Punjab|
|11||2013||Amit Mishra (SRH)||Pune Warriors India|
|12||2014||Pravin Tambe (RR)||Kolkata Knight Riders|
|13||2014||Shane Watson (RR)||Sunrisers Hyderabad|
|14||2016||Axar Patel (KXIP)||Gujata Lions|
|15||2017||Samuel Badree (RCB)||Mumbai Indians|
|16||2017||Andrew Tye (GL)||Rising Pune Supergiant|
|17||2017||Jaydev Unadkat (RPS)||Sunrisers Hyderabad|