IPL 2023: Another aging player shines in the season, equals Malinga’s record, two Indians included in top-3

The craze for IPL 2023 has spread across the country. On one hand, the young players are leaving no stone unturned to capitalize on the opportunity. On the other hand, aging players are also spreading their fragrance like old rice. In which the names of other veterans including MS Dhoni, Ajinkya Rahane, Piyush Chawla are included. Now another 40-year-old player has joined this list. In the match against Lucknow, spin master Amit Mishra equaled Sri Lankan legend Lasith Malinga in IPL.


In the match against Lucknow, 40-year-old Amit Mishra bowled economically. Captain KL Rahul made him bowl only 2 overs and in this short spell, Mishra ji showed his magic. He has achieved a special achievement in IPL in this match. (AP)


Amit Mishra has come in the top-5 among the bowlers who have taken the most wickets in IPL. He has taken 170 wickets in 158 matches of IPL. The 40-year-old has bowled a total of 550 overs to reach this figure. (AP)


Amit Mishra equaled Lasith Malinga as soon as he took the wicket of Abhinav Sharma against Lucknow. However, Malinga got 170 wickets in just 122 matches. For this, Malinga had thrown 471 overs. (PIC: AP)


Yuzvendra Chahal is second in this list, who has taken 177 wickets in 137 IPL matches. At the same time, Chahal’s brilliant performance continues in IPL 2023 as well. The spin master is seen leaving the mark of his experience in every match. (PIC:AP)


Yuzvendra Chahal has been involved in the Purple Cap race since the beginning of this season. He has taken 11 wickets in 6 matches so far. So far in this season, his best performance is to take 4 wickets for 17 runs. In the last season too, Chahal had a purple cap on his head. (IPL)


At the top of this list is Dwayne Bravo who has taken 183 wickets in 161 matches. However, looking at the current form of Yuzvendra Chahal, it can be guessed that he can leave Bravo behind this season.(Twitter/IPL)


Apart from Amit Mishra, many senior players have seen excellent performances this season. In which the biggest impact has been seen from Mohit Sharma. Mohit Sharma, who is making a comeback in IPL after two years, has also made a lot of headlines in just 3 matches. Even against Lucknow, Mohit Sharma changed the game in one stroke. (IPL)


The Gujarat team had given Mohit, who was the net bowler of the team, a chance after a player was injured. In the last over against Lucknow, Mohit not only defended 12 runs but also took 2 wickets to win his team. (IPL Twitter)

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