Amit Mishra

Amit Mishra

Amit Mishra has been a veteran in Indian Premier League. The Delhi lad made his IPL debut in the opening season in 2008 where he represented the Delhi Daredevils. Mishra has played in all the 8 editions of the IPL and is amongst the leading wicket takers with 111 wickets in 98 matches.

Highest Wicket Takers in the IPL

Bowler Mts Inns Overs Wkts Best 3+ Wkt

 Hauls

Avg Econ S/R
Lasith Malinga 98 98 381.3 143  5/13 15 17.8 6.7 16.0
Amit Mishra 98 98 355 111  5/17 12 23.2 7.3 19.2
Harbhajan Singh 111 109 396.3 110  5/18 8 24.8 6.9 21.6
Piyush Chawla 111 111 371.5 109  4/17 10 25.8 7.6 20.5
Dwayne Bravo 91 88 280.1 105  4/42 9 21.5 8.1 16.0

 

Mishra has represented three IPL franchises – Delhi in the first 3 editions, DC in the 2011 & 2012 editions and the Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 2013 & 2014 editions.

Mishra’s Team-wise Record

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 in IPL

Mts Inns Overs Wkts Best 3+ Wkt

 Hauls

Avg Econ S/R
DD 43 43 155.1 51  5/17 7 21.67 7.1 18.3
DC 28 28 100.2 32  4/9 2 22.97 7.3 18.8
SH 27 27 99.3 28  4/19 3 26.21 7.4 21.3

 

The leggie was back in DD colors when the team picked up him in the 2015 auctions. Mishra played 12 out of the 14 matches played  by the team and ended up as the 3rd highest wicket taker for team behind the other leggie in the team Imran Tahir & Nathan Coulter Nile.

Mishra’s Two Stints for DD in the IPL

Mishra for DD Mts Inns Overs Wkts Best 3+ Wkt

 Hauls

Avg Econ S/R
IPL 2008-10 31 31 115 42  5/17 7 18.9 6.9 16.4
IPL 2015 12 12 40.1 9  2/32 0 34.4 7.7 26.8

 

Mishra played 4 games for Haryana in the Domestic T20 tournament earlier this year, picking up 8 wkts in 3 innings. Mishra’s experience will again be vital for the Daredevils going into this new season.

Mishra for Haryana in the Syed Mustaq Ali T20 Tournament in 2016

Mts Inns Overs Wkts Best 3+ Wkts

 Hauls

Avg Econ Balls/Wkt
4 3 12 8 4/30 1 10.4 6.9 9.0