The Indian bowlers have done exceptionally well against the opening batters of some of the top teams.

Which Indian bowler has the most wickets of openers?

Unsurprisingly, the pacer leading this list is none other than Bhuvneshwar Kumar, who is India's go-to bowler in the opening over.

Who leads this list?

However, Bhuvi is not the only star on this list. In fact, there are five of these six bowlers who are currently playing for India!
So here is the full list

A veteran of 71 T20I, Bhuvneshwar has 73 wickets to his name. It is also no surprise that more than half of these wickets were of openers. 

Bhuvneshwar Kumar: 38 

With 54 T20I matches under his belt, also has 64 wickets under his belt, making him one of India's most dangerous bowlers in the opening overs. 

R Ashwin: 20 

The star of India, Jasprit Bumrah is the main go-to man for all the teams that he plays for -- both domestic and international. He has dismissed openers 19 times. 

Jasprit Bumrah: 19

Equal with Bumrah on scalping openers wickets in Yuzvendra Chahal, who also has 19. The spinner is among the best bowlers in India as well.

Yuzvendra Chahal: 19 

Arguably one of India's best bowlers ever, Ashish Nehra was a stalwart in the national side. He has removed openers on 16 occasions in T20I cricket.

Ashish Nehra: 16

The Indian bowler was sidelined for a while after suffering an injury but had a brilliant start to his career, having dismissed 14 openers till date.

Washington Sundar: 14 

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