World Cup 2023 most wickets: Santner leads; Bumrah, Rabada in top five after first week

ODI World Cup 2023: Here is the list of the top five wicket-takers in the WC after the first week.

Published : Oct 08, 2023 22:57 IST , CHENNAI - 1 MIN READ

Jasprit Bumrah in action.
Jasprit Bumrah in action. | Photo Credit: REUTERS

Jasprit Bumrah in action. | Photo Credit: REUTERS

The 13th edition of the ICC ODI World Cup will be played in India from October 5 to November 19.

Ten teams are participating in the tournament, which will be played in a single round-robin group stage format, followed by the semifinals and final.

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Mitchell Santner jumped to the top of the wicket-takers list on Monday after claiming a five-wicket haul for New Zealand against the Netherlands in Hyderabad. Jasprit Bumrah jumped to the second spot with a four-wicket haul against Afghanistan.

Here are the leading wicket-takers in the World Cup after the first week:

Player Innings Wickets Average Economy Best
Mitchell Santner (NZ) (NZ) 2 7 13.71 4.80 5/59
Jasprit Bumrah (IND) 2 6 12.33 3.73 4/39
Matt Henry (NZ) 2 6 17.60 4.88 3/48
Hasan Ali (PAK) 2 6 17.33 6.11 4/71
Kagiso Rabada (SA) 2 5 16.60 5.24 3/33
Haris Rauf (PAK) 2 5 21.40 5.63 3/43

(Last updated on October 12 after Australia vs South Africa)

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