Purple Cap is one of the individual rewards in Indian Premier Leauge and it is given to the highest wicket taker in an IPLT20 season. The inaugural edition of tournament was played in 2008 and Pakistan’s Sohail Tanvir claimed this purple cap by getting 22 wickets in that season for Rajasthan Royals.

Purple Cap Winners in Indian Premier League.

West Indies’ all-rounder Dwayne Bravo is the only player who has won two purple caps over the years in IPL. Bravo claimed purple cap in 2013 and 2015 editions of Indian Premier League for Chennai Super Kings.

Let’s have a look at the complete list of purple cap winners.

Purple Cap Winners in IPL

Year Player Team Wickets
2008 Sohail Tanvir Rajasthan Royals (RR) 22
2009 RP Singh Deccan Charges (DC) 23
2010 Pragyan Ojha Deccan Charges (DC) 21
2011 Lasith Malinga Mumbai Indians (MI) 28
2012 Morne Morkel Delhi Daredevils (DD) 25
2013 Dwayne Bravo Chennai Super Kings (CSK) 32
2014 Mohit Sharma Chennai Super Kings (CSK) 23
2015 Dwayne Bravo Chennai Super Kings (CSK) 24
2016 Bhuvneshwar Kumar Sunrisers Hyderbad (SRH) 23

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