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Malinga has taken 170 wickets in his IPL career. More than any other bowler.
Sri Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga has announced his retirement from T20 cricket. Thus his career is now officially over. He announced it on his new YouTube channel. Malinga has taken a total of 390 wickets in T20 cricket (including international and domestic). He is the fourth most successful bowler in this format. Malinga is also the highest wicket-taker in the world’s biggest T20 league IPL. He has 170 wickets in IPL.
Have taken 546 wickets in international cricket
Malinga, who plays for Mumbai Indians in IPL, has taken a total of 546 wickets in all three formats of cricket for Sri Lanka. He announced his retirement from Test cricket in 2011 and ODI cricket in 2019. However, after that he continued to play T20 International matches for Sri Lanka.
Malinga said in the video- I thank those who supported me. I would like to thank all the officials, the team players I played for, Mumbai Indians, Melbourne Stars and all the franchises for supporting and believing in me.