Maximum Catches in a Single IPL Innings by a Fielder (Non-Wicketkeeper)

As you know IPL is not only about batting and bowling, but also about fielding. A good fielder can save runs, create pressure, and take crucial wickets for his team. In this article, we will look at the record for the most catches taken by a fielder (non-wicketkeeper) in a single IPL innings.

Maximum Catches in a Single IPL Innings by a Fielder (Non-Wicketkeeper)

Top 10 Non-Wicket Keepers With Highest Catches In IPL

Mohammad NabiSunrisers HyderabadMumbai Indians52021
Daryl MitchellChennai Super KingsSunrisers Hyderabad52024
Sachin TendulkarMumbai IndiansKolkata Knight Riders42008
David WarnerDelhi DaredevilsRajasthan Royals42010
Jacques KallisKolkata Knight RidersDeccan Chargers42011
Faf Du PlessisChennai Super KingsKolkata Knight Riders42019
Rahul TewatiaDelhi CapitalsMumbai Indians42019
David MillerKings XI PunjabMumbai Indians42019
Ravindra JadejaChennai Super KingsRajasthan Royals42021
Rinku SinghKolkata Knight RidersGujarat Titans42022
Riyan ParagRajasthan RoyalsRoyal Challengers Bangalore42022

Mohammad Nabi made history by becoming the first non-wicketkeeper to secure five catches in an IPL match.

On April 28, 2024, Chennai Super Kings played SunRisers Hyderabad at Chepauk. Despite losing Ajinkya Rahane early, Ruturaj Gaikwad (98) and Daryl Mitchell (52) built a strong partnership. Shivam Dube’s quick 39 helped CSK reach 212 runs.

In the field, Mitchell took important catches at deep point, dismissing Travis Head, Abhishek Sharma, Heinrich Klaasen, Shahbaz Ahmed, and Pat Cummins.

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Explosive batting and clever bowling are often praised in cricket, but we sometimes forget the significance of outstanding fielding. We cannot underestimate the impact of amazing catches, like Mohammad Nabi’s 5 catches in one innings or De Villiers’ impressive 19 catches in a single season. Fielding is a vital skill in cricket and can have a game-changing effect, just like batting and bowling.

Conclusion – Fielding Wins Matches in IPL Too 

IPL is famous for its amazing batting and bowling. However, throughout the years, we have also witnessed some truly exceptional fielding from players like Raina, Jadeja, Pollard, and others.

Check Also: Most Runs Against CSK in IPL History 

Who holds the record for most catches in one IPL season?

AB de Villiers holds the record for most catches in one IPL season
took 19 catches for RCB in IPL 2016, the highest by a fielder in one season.

Who has taken the highest number of catches in IPL career?

Suresh Raina has grabbed 107 catches, the most by a fielder in IPL history so far. 

How many catches did Mohammad Nabi take against MI in 2021?

Nabi took a record 5 catches playing for SRH against MI in an IPL 2021 league match.

When did Sachin Tendulkar take 4 catches in one inning?

Sachin took 4 catches against KKR in an IPL match in 2008. 


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