November 21, 2023Ashish Kapoor

Most wickets in a single edition of World Cup

Mitchell Starc has record of picking up most number of wickets in single edition of World Cup. He took 27 wickets during ODI World Cup 2019.

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Glenn McGrath was the architect of Australia's World Cup win in 2007 as he took 26 wickets during this edition.

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Mohammad Shami was on fire during recently concluded ODI World Cup. He played 7 games during World Cup 2023 and picked up 27 wickets at impressive average of 10.71

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Sri Lanka's legendary pace-bowler Chaminda Vaas was leading wicket-taker in 2003 World Cup. He picked 23 wickets during that edition.

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Legendary spinner Muttiah Muralitharan picked 23 wickets during World Cup 2007 edition.

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