This year the World Cup is being played at Sub Continent wickets, in India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh and one thing is for sure that Bowlers are going to have some really tough time in this event and we have already seen some really good batting kncoks by batsman which might have frieghtend the bowlers around teams participating in the event. But We also had some good bowling performences by some of the finest bowlers around. Here you will get the informations about the top 5 bowlers of the 2011 World Cup 2011.
Leading Wicket Takers in the Cricket World Cup 2011
Boom Boom the surprise Leader:
Currently its Shahid Afridi who is leading the pack after the two matches played in the Group Stages. He has won two Man of the Match in two devastating bowling performences which have already put him up their as the contender player of the Tournament. He would want to do the same with the bat but as long as his googlies are foxing oppostion batsmen, his fan wont mind. he has 9 wickets to his name so far and with the tracks supporting his leg spin he can surely get many more in the remaing group mathes.
Mitchel Johnson Picked up 8 wickets so far with the best bowling of 4/16. he will be keen to show what he has in store for his fans in the World Cup 2011. Here is the table showing top 5 bowlers who will be fighting it out for the best bowler award.
World Cup 2011 TOP Bowlers Leading Wicket Takers
|LEADING WICKET TAKERS|
|Shahid Afridi (Pak)||8||21||74.3||4||270||5/16||3.62|
|Zaheer Khan (Ind)||9||21||81.3||4||394||3/20||4.83|
|Tim Southee (NZ)||8||18||72.2||7||312||3/13||3.90|
|M Muralitharan (SL)||9||15||71.0||2||291||4/25||4.09|
|Yuvraj Singh (IND)||9||15||75.0||5||377||5/31||4.16|
|RJ Peterson (SA)||7||15||56.0||5||236||4/12||4.02|
|Imran Tahir (SA)||5||14||39.3||2||150||4/38||3.90|
|Umar Gul (PAK)||7||14||52.3||4||203||3/30||4.22|
|KJR Roach (WI)||5||13||40.3||2||156||6/27||3.88|
|Harvir Baidwan (Can)||6||13||56.0||3||301||3/35||5.91|