ICC World Cup Records and Statistics - Bowling
Bowlers with Most Wickets in a Single World Cup Tournament
  Player Country Tournament Mat O M R W Avg
1 M A Starc* Australia 2019 ICC World Cup 10 92 5 502 27 18.59
2 G D McGrath Australia 2006-2007 ICC World Cup 11 80.5 5 357 26 13.73
3 M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 2006-2007 ICC World Cup 10 84.4 1 351 23 15.26
4 W P U J C Vaas Sri Lanka 2002-2003 ICC World Cup 10 88 14 331 23 14.39
5 S W Tait Australia 2006-2007 ICC World Cup 11 84.3 1 467 23 20.30
6 T A Boult* New Zealand 2014-2015 ICC World Cup 9 85 14 371 22 16.86
7 M A Starc* Australia 2014-2015 ICC World Cup 8 63.1 3 224 22 10.18
8 B Lee Australia 2002-2003 ICC World Cup 10 83.1 9 394 22 17.91
9 G B Hogg Australia 2006-2007 ICC World Cup 11 82.1 6 332 21 15.81
10 G D McGrath Australia 2002-2003 ICC World Cup 11 87 18 310 21 14.76
11 Shahid Afridi Pakistan 2010-2011 ICC World Cup 8 74.3 4 270 21 12.86
12 Z Khan India 2010-2011 ICC World Cup 9 81 4 394 21 18.76
13 L H Ferguson* New Zealand 2019 ICC World Cup 9 83.4 3 409 21 19.48
14 J C Archer* England 2019 ICC World Cup 11 100.5 8 461 20 23.05
15 Mustafizur Rahman* Bangladesh 2019 ICC World Cup 8 72.1 2 484 20 24.20
16 G I Allott New Zealand 1999 ICC World Cup 9 87.4 7 325 20 16.25
17 S K Warne Australia 1999 ICC World Cup 10 94.2 13 361 20 18.05
18 G D McGrath Australia 1999 ICC World Cup 10 95.4 9 367 18 20.39
19 S L Malinga* Sri Lanka 2006-2007 ICC World Cup 8 58.2 6 284 18 15.78
20 Z Khan India 2002-2003 ICC World Cup 11 87.4 5 374 18 20.78
21 R M H Binny India 1983 Prudential World Cup 8 88 9 336 18 18.67
22 C J McDermott Australia 1987-1988 Reliance World Cup 8 73 3 341 18 18.94
23 Wasim Akram Pakistan 1991-1992 Benson & Hedges World Cup 10 89.4 3 338 18 18.78
24 M A Wood* England 2019 ICC World Cup 10 89.4 2 463 18 25.72
25 J J Bumrah* India 2019 ICC World Cup 9 84 9 371 18 20.61
26 T G Southee* New Zealand 2010-2011 ICC World Cup 8 72.2 9 312 18 17.33
27 U T Yadav* India 2014-2015 ICC World Cup 8 64 5 321 18 17.83
28 J E Taylor West Indies 2014-2015 ICC World Cup 7 57 2 328 17 19.29
29 M Morkel South Africa 2014-2015 ICC World Cup 8 68 4 299 17 17.59
30 Mohammed Shami* India 2014-2015 ICC World Cup 7 61 7 294 17 17.29
31 Mohammad Amir* Pakistan 2019 ICC World Cup 8 73 5 358 17 21.06
32 T A Boult* New Zealand 2019 ICC World Cup 10 99 4 479 17 28.18
33 Imran Khan Pakistan 1987-1988 Reliance World Cup 7 49.5 6 222 17 13.06
34 A L F De Mel Sri Lanka 1983 Prudential World Cup 6 66 13 265 17 15.59
35 S Madan Lal India 1983 Prudential World Cup 8 83 8 285 17 16.76
36 S E Bond New Zealand 2002-2003 ICC World Cup 8 78 12 305 17 17.94
37 L Klusener South Africa 1999 ICC World Cup 9 75.5 5 350 17 20.59
38 Saqlain Mushtaq Pakistan 1999 ICC World Cup 10 83.4 4 379 17 22.29
39 M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 2002-2003 ICC World Cup 10 87.4 7 319 17 18.76

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