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Most Catches in ODI World Cup History 2023

Most Catches in ODI World Cup
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Australian Ricky Ponting holds the record for most catches in ODI world cup history. He took 28 catches in 46 matches. Joe Root on the 2nd place on the list who picked 20 catches in 17 innings.

Most Catches in ODI World Cup History

Player Team Catches Inn Span Ct/Inn
Ricky Ponting Australia 28 46 1996-2011 0.608
Joe Root England 20 17 2015-2019 1.176
Sanath Jayasuriya Sri Lanka 18 38 1992-2007 0.473
Chris Gayle West Indies 17 35 2003-2019 0.485
Faf du Plessis South Africa 16 22 2011-2019 0.727
Chris Cairns New Zealand 16 28 1992-2003 0.571
Eoin Morgan England/Ireland 16 29 2007-2019 0.551
Inzamam-ul-Haq Pakistan 16 34 1992-2007 0.47
Brian Lara West Indies 16 34 1992-2007 0.47
Mahela Jayawardene Sri Lanka 16 39 1999-2015 0.41

Year Wise Most Catches in ODI World Cup

Player Team Catches Inn Year
Rod Marsh Australia 9 5 1975
Deryck Murray West Indies 7 4 1979
Jeff Dujon West Indies 15 8 1983
Greg Dyer Australia 9 8 1987
DJ Richardson South Africa 14 9 1991
Ian Healy Australia 9 7 1995
Ridley Jacobs West Indies 14 5 1999
Adam Gilchrist Australia 21 10 2003
Kumar Sangakkara Sri Lanka 7 8 2007
Brad Haddin Australia 7 4 2011
Denesh Ramdin West Indies 10 4 2015
Joe Root England 13 11 2019

 

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