IPL 2022 Stats: Which Fielders Have Taken The Most Catches?
IPL 2022 concluded as Gujarat Titans defeated Rajasthan Royals by 7 wickets to lift their maiden IPL trophy on their debut season. Throughout the season, all 4 venues provided excellent pitches over a
IPL 2022 concluded as Gujarat Titans defeated Rajasthan Royals by 7 wickets to lift their maiden IPL trophy on their debut season. Throughout the season, all 4 venues provided excellent pitches over a course of six months which in turn provided the specatotrs with excellent games.
However, the fielding department doesn't rely on any conditions on the pitch or the ground, and that's where every player has to work hard to achieve brilliance. Many players impressed with their fielding and were hence placed in positions where catches were much more frequent, completing them with responsibility.
Here are the top 5 fielders who have taken the most catches in IPL 2022.
#5. Tilak Varma
Even though Mumbai Indians finished last, Tilak Varma was impressed with the bat as well as his fielding. The youngster completed 10 catches in 14 innings, completing 10 dismissals. With this, Tilak Varma's dismissal per innings ratio read 0.714.
#4. Rovman Powell
West Indies explosive power hitter, Rovman Powell, was a good buy for Delhi Capitals as the batter completed a few games with his power-hitting. Powell completed 10 catches in 14 matches with a dismissal per inning ratio of 0.714 to rank 4th in this list of fielders with the most catches in IPL 2022.
#3. Shikhar Dhawan
Indian left-handed opener Shikhar Dhawan was acquired by Punjab Kings for 8.25 crores INR ahead of IPL 2022 mega auction. Dhawan also took 10 catches and ranks third on this list of fielders with the most catches in IPL 2022 with a dismissal per inning ratio of 0.714.
#2. Mayank Agarwal
Dhawan's teammate and captain at Punjab Kings, Mayank Agarwal, ranks second on this list with 10 catches to his name in 13 innings. The batter's dismissal per innings ratio read 0.769 which is slightly better than the other fielders with 10 catches and is hence placed second on this list.
#1. Riyan Parag
IPL 2022 Runners-up Rajasthan Royals' all-rounder Riyan Parag was a sensation in the field in this season as the youngster completed 17 catches in 17 innings, maintaining an excellent dismissal per inning ratio of 1.000. Parag also took 4 catches in a single match, which was the highest by a fielder in any match of IPL 2022.