Do you know who the most economical bowlers are in IPL of all seasons? Here is the list, which may change soon as Season 10 of Indian Premier League is in progress and top bowlers are back on the field to show their strength by giving least possible runs in their quota of four overs. Here is the ranking of Top 10 Bowlers with Best economy rates in IPL as of Season 2017.
Bowling in a T20 contest is not every bowler’s cup of tea. In this format, an economical bowler is equally important as a wicket taking one. Wicket taking is necessary, but not conceding too many runs is important as well. So here’s the list of the top 10 bowlers with best economy rates in IPL as of Season ten.
Top 10 Bowlers With Best Economy Rates In IPL
1. Sunil Narine (6.17 per over)
The West Indian magician has confirmed his spot as the most economical bowler in IPL, including performances in all seasons. So far he has played 66 matches in which he has been able to send 85 players back to the pavilion, and the economy is impressive around just 6.17 per over. He is the trump card of Kolkata Knight Riders.
2. RavichandranAshwin (6.55 per over)
It may come as a surprise, but the spinners have always dominated the game with excellent economy rates. Ashwin comes next on the list, he has managed to produce many match winning spells and was Dhoni’s weapon with both the old ball and the new ball. He has taken 100 wickets in just 111 games with the economy rate of 6.55 per over.
3. Anil Kumble (6.57 per over)
The legendary Anil Kumble played 42 matches and took 45 wickets with an economy of 6.57 per over. This also includes a magical 5 for five spells on a challenging Cape Town track against Rajasthan Royals.
4. Glenn McGrath (6.61 per over)
McGrath had one of the best seasons for a quick bowler in IPL history where he managed a perfect economy rate of 6.61 and grabbed 12 wickets, including a match-winning 4 for 29 against Royal Challengers Bangalore. This made him one of the ten bowlers with best economy rates in IPL.