ICC World Cup 2019 top wicket-takers: Young guns Archer, Bumrah and Afridi find place in Mitchell Starc-led list

Surprisingly, not a single spinner could find a place in the list of leading wicket-takers.
Pakistan's Shaheen Afridi, who only played five games in the tournament, is the surprise name in the all-pacer list. Check full stats here (Photo | Agencies)
Pakistan's Shaheen Afridi, who only played five games in the tournament, is the surprise name in the all-pacer list. Check full stats here (Photo | Agencies)
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#1 MITCHELL STARC (AUSTRALIA): INNG: 10, WK: 27, ECO: 5.43, BEST: 5/26 (Photo | AP)
#1 MITCHELL STARC (AUSTRALIA): INNG: 10, WK: 27, ECO: 5.43, BEST: 5/26 (Photo | AP)
#2 LOCKIE FERGUSON (NEW ZEALAND): INNG: 9, WK: 21, ECO: 4.88, BEST: 4/37 (Photo | AP)
#2 LOCKIE FERGUSON (NEW ZEALAND): INNG: 9, WK: 21, ECO: 4.88, BEST: 4/37 (Photo | AP)
#3 JOFRA ARCHER (ENGLAND): INNG: 11, WK: 20, ECO: 4.57, BEST: 3/27 (Photo | AP)
#3 JOFRA ARCHER (ENGLAND): INNG: 11, WK: 20, ECO: 4.57, BEST: 3/27 (Photo | AP)
#4 MUSTAFIZUR RAHMAN (BANGLADESH): INNG: 8, WK: 20, ECO: 6.70, BEST: 5/59 (Photo | AP)
#4 MUSTAFIZUR RAHMAN (BANGLADESH): INNG: 8, WK: 20, ECO: 6.70, BEST: 5/59 (Photo | AP)
#5 JASPRIT BUMRAH (INDIA): INNG: 9, WK: 18, ECO: 4.41, BEST: 4/55 (Photo | AP)
#5 JASPRIT BUMRAH (INDIA): INNG: 9, WK: 18, ECO: 4.41, BEST: 4/55 (Photo | AP)
#6 MARK WOOD (ENGLAND): INNG: 10, WK: 18, ECO: 5.16, BEST: 3/18 (Photo | AP)
#6 MARK WOOD (ENGLAND): INNG: 10, WK: 18, ECO: 5.16, BEST: 3/18 (Photo | AP)
#7 MOHAMMAD AAMIR (PAKISTAN): INNG: 8, WK: 17, ECO: 4.90, BEST: 5/30 (Photo | AP)
#7 MOHAMMAD AAMIR (PAKISTAN): INNG: 8, WK: 17, ECO: 4.90, BEST: 5/30 (Photo | AP)
#8 TRENT BOULT (NEW ZEALAND): INNG: 10, WK: 17, ECO: 4.83, BEST: 4/30 (Photo | AP)
#8 TRENT BOULT (NEW ZEALAND): INNG: 10, WK: 17, ECO: 4.83, BEST: 4/30 (Photo | AP)
#9 SHAHEEN AFRIDI (PAKISTAN): INNG: 5, WK: 16, ECO: 4.96, BEST: 6/35 (Photo | AP)
#9 SHAHEEN AFRIDI (PAKISTAN): INNG: 5, WK: 16, ECO: 4.96, BEST: 6/35 (Photo | AP)
#10 CHRIS WOAKES (ENGLAND): INNG: 11, WK: 16, ECO: 5.24, BEST: 3/20 (Photo | AP)
#10 CHRIS WOAKES (ENGLAND): INNG: 11, WK: 16, ECO: 5.24, BEST: 3/20 (Photo | AP)

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