The 9 All-Time Leading Twenty 20 International Wicket Takers

T20 Internationals often turn on the fall of a wicket (image: imgarcade.com)

T20 Internationals often turn on the fall of a wicket (image: imgarcade.com)

The crowds might flock to Twenty 20 Internationals for the fours and sixes but it is the wickets and the ability of sides to take them regularly which typically decides the destination of most twenty 20 matches at any level.

Aggressive and talented wicket taking bowlers therefore, are worth their weight in gold in Twenty 20 Internationals and the following are nine examples of some of the very best ever to have played in the shortest format of the game. They are the only bowlers to have taken more than 50 wickets in the history of T20 Internationals and have bowled their respective sides to plenty of victories over the years.