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Best Fielding/Catches in ICC World T20: Nation Wise and World Cup Wise

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Best Fielding/Catches in ICC World T20: Nation Wise

Fore mentioned list is based on catches per inning ratio. The list contains two exclusive inductions who are ADS Fletcher and JF Mooney so that they can represent their respective cricket nations. These two fielders have not played 2007-08 ICC World T20; however, the remaining fielders have played all the ICC World T20 and their catches to inning ratio are compiled according to their appearance in the discussed tournaments. Fletcher and Mooney’s catches to inning ratio is compiled on the basis of their appearance in last two T20 World Cups. The top best fielding/catches in 2007-2010 ICC World T20 are:

  • ADS Fletcher  (7 catches)
  • AB de Villiers (16 catches)
  • Michael Hussey (11 catches)
  • JF Mooney (5 catches)
  • Ross Taylor (9 catches)
  • Mohammad Hafeez  (7 catches)
  • Yousuf Pathan (6 catches)
  • Luke Wright (8 catches)
  • Lasith Malinga (8 catches)

World T20: Best Fielder (World Cup Wise)

Even though it’s hard to find a consensus as to whom we can rate the best fielder in ICC World T20 tournament, the Proteas pride AB de Villiers, ADS Fletcher of West Indies and the magical Michael Hussey of Australia, are correspondingly positioned as the best fielders in 2007-08, 2009 and 2010 ICC World T20 respectively. AB de Villiers is not only stupendous with bat but also a handy fielder in the ground. During 2007-08 ICC World T20, he not only performed maidenly with bat but also remained the top fielder by taking 6 catches in 5 matches, thus maintaining a catches per match ratio of 1.2. David Stephon Fletcher, Windies wicketkeeper batsman has remained outstanding with 6 catches in 5 matches at a catch per inning ratio of 1.2. Michael Hussey is such a smooth Australian Fielder who has not only did wonders for his team in Tests and ODIs but also in T20 game of Cricket. During 2010 ICC World T20, Hussey played 7 matches and took 8 catches en masse at a rate of 1.15 catches per inning

ICC World T20 Tournament: Best Fielder

Fielding plays a vital part in any cricket match’s victory or defeat. Although the emphasis is always on great batting techniques and intense bowling strategies, excellent fielding can turn a cricket match into any team’s favour. Following the footsteps of Proteas fielder Jhonty Rhodes, cricketing nations alike have been searching for brawny hands and swiftness to turn narrow defeats into success stories, particularly in the ODI and T20 version of Cricket. Following is the list of best fielders who showed their brilliance during 2007-2010 ICC World T20.

  • AB de Villiers took 16 catches in 16 matches
  • Michael Hussey took 11 catches in 15 matches
  • Michael Clarke  took 9 catches in 14 matches
  • Ross Taylor 9 catches in 14 matches
  • Graeme Smith 9 catches in 16 matches
  • Luke Wright took 8 catches in 17 matches
  • Lasith Malinga took 8 catches in 18 matches
  • Mohammad Hafeez took 7 catches in 12 matches
  • SCJ Broad took 7 catches in 17 matches
  • Paul Collingwood took 7 catches in 17 matches


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