Batsmen often receive a lion’s share of the attention in a T20 game. However, once in a while, we see bowlers deliver spells, which turn the entire match on its head.
Ahead of IPL 2021, Sportstar compiles a list of 10 bowlers who etched their names in record books with stellar performances.
1. Alzarri Joseph
Joseph’s six wickets for 12 runs against Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in 2019 is the best spell ever bowled in IPL history.
The fact that the Antiguan dished out this spell on his debut for Mumbai Indians (MI) makes it all the more special. His spell helped MI restrict SRH to just 96 runs in reply to a total of 136.
2. Sohail Tanvir
Tanvir bagged six wickets for 14 runs against the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) during IPL 2008.
The Pakistan pacer went on to become the highest wicket-taker in the inaugural edition with 22 wickets in 11 matches and played an instrumental role in Rajasthan…