Top 5 players with most catches in Tests in 2014

Top 5 players with most catches in Tests in 2014

Top 5 players with most catches in Tests in 2014: “Catches win matches” is a very common phrase in the cricketing world. There have been many instances in the past, when a single catch has changed the result of the match completely. A dropped catch can turn the course of the match and give an advantage to the batsman, especially in tests. History speaks for itself, batsmans have gone on to score centuries, double centuries and even triple centuries after dropped early on in their innings. Understanding the importance of catches here are the top 5 players with most catches in test matches 2014.
Be it any era, every successful team has quick and agile fielders who not only save runs but also take stunning catches, convert half chances into chances and make an advantageous situation for the team. Therefore a good world class fielder who has the ability to take the most difficult chances on the field is always a considered an important asset for the team.
So, here is the list of the top 5 players who have taken the most number of catches this year.

5. Azhar Ali (Pakistan):

Azhar Ali stands at 5th position in the list with 12 catches in 8 matches this year. (Photo Source: AFP)
Azhar Ali stands at 5th position in the list with 12 catches in 8 matches this year. (Photo Source: AFP)

Azhar Ali made his debut for Pakistan in the year 2010. He quickly impressed everyone with his run scoring ability and solid batting technique. But Azhar Ali is an Exceptional fielder as well and has taken some stunning catches in the past. He usually stands as a close in fielder. With the help of his quick reflexes, he has taken 12 catches in the 8 test matches he has played this year.

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