Abu Dhabi or the T10 League T Ten Sports Management founded and owns the T10 cricket league in the United Arab Emirates. The Emirates Cricket Board has given its approval to the league. There are 10 overs a side in each game, and they last about 90 minutes. A double round robin format is used for the competition, followed by eliminators and the final. The league received official approval from the International Cricket Council (ICC) in 2018.
With the 2021–2022 edition of the tournament reaching 342 million viewers through television and digital streaming compared to roughly 37 million viewers in the 2017 edition, and the league’s economic impact now valued at USD $621.2 million, the league has experienced significant year–on–year growth in viewership and economic value.
The Abu Dhabi T10 is the domestic T20 league of the West Indies. It is one of the most exciting T20 leagues to be played across the globe. The ABU DHABI T10 tournament is always full of excitement and action. Since its inception in 2013, this tournament has given many memorable moments to the fans and cricket lovers.
This league is made interesting by the presence of some of the most iconic T20 players in the game, including Chris Gayle, Kieron Pollard, Andre Russell, DJ Bravo, and many more. In this article, we will cover the highest wicket-takers in this competition since it’s start.
Abu Dhabi T10 League Most Wicket
|Wanindu Hasaranga||(Deccan Gladiators)||12||12||23.0||1||195||21|
|DC Drakes||(Delhi Bulls)||12||11||21.0||0||195||19|
|M de Lange||(Team Abu Dhabi)||11||11||22.0||0||254||14|
|TS Mills||(Deccan Gladiators)||8||8||14.0||0||123||11|
|AU Rashid||(Delhi Bulls)||12||10||16.3||0||171||11|
|JP Faulkner||(Bangla Tigers)||10||10||19.0||0||186||11|
|OF Smith||(Deccan Gladiators)||12||11||16.3||0||195||11|
|LS Livingstone||(Team Abu Dhabi)||13||13||22.0||0||244||11|
|Naveen-ul-Haq||(Team Abu Dhabi)||9||9||18.0||0||211||10|
|M Deyal||(Chennai Braves)||9||8||14.1||0||138||9|
|BAC Howell||(Bangla Tigers)||11||11||20.5||0||188||9|
|AD Russell||(Deccan Gladiators)||12||11||18.0||0||208||9|
|DR Briggs||(Team Abu Dhabi)||12||10||15.0||0||177||8|
|Wahab Riaz||(Deccan Gladiators)||12||12||22.0||0||195||8|
|Imran Tahir||(Northern Warriors)||10||10||20.0||0||232||8|
|SS Cottrell||(Team Abu Dhabi)||7||7||13.0||0||128||7|
|R Shepherd||(Delhi Bulls)||11||8||13.4||0||159||7|
5. AU Rashid (80 wickets)
Big-built left-arm pacer AU Rashid can frighten any batting lineup. He has consistently astounded everyone with his precision and quickness. For the Antigua Hawksbills, he made his ABU DHABI T10 debut in 2013. He has so far participated in ABU DHABI T10 games for the Antigua Hawksbills and the St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots. Cottrell has taken 80 wickets in 65 games for an average of 21.57 and an economy of 7.60.
4. TS Mills (85 wickets)
TS Mills, who has participated in seven ABU DHABI T10 seasons overall, is fourth on the list. For the Guyana Amazon Warriors, he made his ABU DHABI T10 debut in 2013, and he has since represented four different teams. He has previously played for the St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots, the Jamaica Tallawahs, the St. Lucia Zouks, and the Guyana Amazon Warriors. Santokie has participated in 58 games and taken 85 wickets, batting at a brilliant average of 19.90 and a very good economy of 7.59.
3. M de Lange (90 wickets)
M de Lange is a valuable player for any team in the globe, not only for West Indies or ABU DHABI T10. Narine has consistently performed better since he has expertise competing in different leagues. He has represented Trinbago Knight Riders and the Guyana Amazon Warriors during his ABU DHABI T10 career. With 90 wickets under his belt after 86 games played, Narine has a strike rate and average of 20.07 and 5.32 respectively.
2. DC Drakes (90 wickets)
DC Drakes is one of the bowlers in the ABU DHABI T10 who has consistently surprised everyone. He debuted in 2013 and competed until the 2020 season. He has represented the Barbados Tridents, Guyana Amazon Warriors, and St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots throughout his ABU DHABI T10 career. With 96 wickets in 85 games at an average of 22.75 and an economy rate of 7.64, he is in second position.
1. Wanindu Hasaranga (114 wickets) (Highest in ABU DHABI T10 )
Some names spring to mind when we discuss West Indies-born athletes. Among them is undoubtedly Wanindu Hasaranga. The T20 great, who excels with both the bat and ball, is one of the best all-rounders in the shortest format. He is particularly challenging for batters to choose because of his slower and change-up pitches. The only bowler with 100+ wickets in the ABU DHABI T10, he is at the top of the leaderboard. In 89 games, Bravo has taken 114 wickets at an average of 22.11 and an economy rate of 8.64. In his ABU DHABI T10 career, he has played for the Trinidad & Tobago Red Steel, Trinbago Knight Riders, and St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots.