Umran Malik is creating new records after every match in IPL 2022. The 22-year-old has become the youngest Indian bowler in the history of the Indian Premier League to take 20+ wickets in a season.
He broke Jasprit Bumrah’s record, who was 23y 165d old when he achieved the milestone in 2017. RP Singh and Pragyan Ojha are also part of the list.
Youngest Indian bowler to take 20+ wickets in an IPL season
22y 176d – Umran Malik in 2022
23y 165d – Jasprit Bumrah in 2017
23y 166d – RP Singh in 2009
23y 225d – Pragyan Ojha in 2010
The 22-year-old speedster has taken 21 wickets so far and is the leading wicket-taker as a fast bowler in the 15th season of the tournament. He took three 3 wickets against Mumbai Indians to play a key role in SRH’s victory by 3 runs.