Most Catches in PSL History

Top 10 Most Catches in the PSL History

From acrobatic dives to sharp reflexes, these top 10 players have showcased their fielding prowess with the most catches taken in PSL history.

Fielding, often an underrated aspect of the game, plays a crucial role in determining the course of a match contributing significantly to the success of their respective teams.

Most Catches in PSL History: Top 10 Best Fielders

Whether through crucial catches in the outfield or sharp reflexes close to the stumps, these top 10 players have played a pivotal role in shaping the narrative of fielding excellence in the history of the Pakistan Super League.

1) Babar Azam – 40 Catches

The prolific batsman Babar Azam took the most number of catches in the history of PSL. Babar Azam has showcased not only his batting prowess but also his safe pair of hands with an impressive 40 catches in 78 innings, with a maximum of 4 catches in a single match.

2) Mohammad Nawaz – 38 Catches

The Quetta Gladiators’ spin maestro, Mohammad Nawaz, stands second on the list with 38 catches in 76 innings, showcasing his versatility as a player who can contribute both with the ball and on the field. Muhammad Nawaz has picked up 3 catches in a single match.

3) Kieron Pollard (MS) – 35 Catches

The power-packed all-rounder, Kieron Pollard, has not only made a mark with his explosive batting but also his athletic fielding. Representing Multan Sultans, Pollard has taken 35 catches in 43 innings, reaching a maximum of 4 catches in a match.

4) Fakhar Zaman – 35 Catches

Lahore Qalandars’ opener, Fakhar Zaman, has been a consistent performer with the bat and has also been a safe pair of hands in the field. With 35 catches in 76 innings, Fakhar has demonstrated his commitment to all aspects of the game, achieving a maximum of 2 catches in an inning.

5) Iftikhar Ahmed – 31 Catches

Another Quetta Gladiators player on the list, Iftikhar Ahmed, has been a valuable asset in the field. With 31 catches in 58 innings, Iftikhar has contributed significantly to his team’s success, reaching a maximum of 3 catches in a single match.

6) Shadab Khan – 30 Catches

Islamabad United’s captain and star leg-spinner, Shadab Khan, has not only been a wicket-taking bowler but also among the best fielders in PSL. With 30 catches in 72 innings, Shadab has helped turn matches in his team’s favor.

7) Asif Ali – 30 Catches

Asif Ali, another Islamabad United player, shares the seventh spot with Shadab Khan, both having taken 30 catches in their Pakistan Super League careers. Asif’s ability to take crucial catches in pressure situations has been a defining factor in his team’s performances.

8) Mohammad Hafeez – 27 Catches

The veteran all-rounder, Mohammad Hafeez, representing Quetta Gladiators, has been a key figure with both bat and ball. Additionally, his safe hands in the field have contributed to 27 catches in 77 innings.

9) Shoaib Malik – 27 Catches

Karachi Kings’ allrounder, Shoaib Malik, has been a consistent performer over the years. With 27 catches in 80 innings, Malik’s experience and fielding prowess have played a crucial role in shaping Karachi Kings’ fortunes.

10) Ben Dunk – 24 Catches

Rounding off the top 10 is Lahore Qalandars’ Ben Dunk, who has displayed exceptional skills not only behind the stumps but also in the outfield. With 24 catches in 30 innings, Dunk’s performances have added value to his team’s overall fielding efforts.

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