Who is the purple cap holder in the 2023 IPL?

Rajasthan Royals leggie Yuzvendra Chahal took 2 for 27 to hold off Chennai Super Kings at Chepauk, and moved to the top of the wicket charts with ten dismissals in four games at an economy of 7.56.

Fast bowler Mark Wood, with a five-for in Lucknow Super Giants' very first game of the season, is in second place with nine wickets along with Gujarat Titans legspinner Rashid Khan (nine wickets from four games at an economy of 7.5).

Four seamers are tied for third place with seven wickets each - Punjab Kings' Arshdeep Singh, Titans' Alzarri Joseph and Mohammed Shami, and CSK's Tushar Deshpande.

Four spinners are tied for fourth place with six wickets each - CSK's Ravindra Jadeja, Kolkata Knight Riders' Sunil Narine, Royals' R Ashwin and LSG's Ravi Bishnoi. Six other bowlers have taken five wickets each.

Wood is the only bowler to take a five-wicket haul in the tournament so far.

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