Having provided predictions for the Orange Cap, we turn our attention to picks for the top wicket taker at each of the 8 IPL franchises.

Yet again most sides have 2 or 3 realistic options to be their leading bowler in 2021 and therefore this article looks to ascertain which of those options presents the best value odds and where in some cases hedging your bets across several players might be the way to go.

Our top tips to be the leading wicket taker at each franchise are

CSK - Shardul Thakar

Delhi Capitals - Kagiso Rabada

KKR - Prasidh Krishna

Mumbai Indians - Jasprit Bumrah

RCB - Yuzvendra Chahal

Rajasthan Royals - Chris Morris

SRH - Bhuvneshwar Kumar

You'll notice we have not made a prediction for PBKS as we don't feel that there are value odds to be had at this time.

You can find a full analysis of all the candidates to be top wicket taker for their team in IPL 2021 here