Test Cricket - Fielding Records and Statistics - Career
Players with Highest Catch per Match Ratio (Min 50 Catches)
Player Country Career Tests Catches Ratio
E D Solkar India 1969-1977 27 53 1.96
R B Simpson Australia 1957-1978 62 110 1.77
D J G Sammy West Indies 2007-2013 38 65 1.71
S P D Smith* Australia 2010- 87 141 1.62
B A Young New Zealand 1993-1999 35 54 1.54
S P Fleming New Zealand 1994-2008 111 171 1.54
M A Taylor Australia 1989-1999 104 157 1.51
A W Greig England 1972-1977 58 87 1.50
L R P L Taylor* New Zealand 2007- 112 163 1.46
G C Smith South Africa 2002-2014 117 169 1.44
M E Waugh Australia 1991-2002 128 181 1.41
G S Chappell Australia 1970-1984 87 122 1.40
I M Chappell Australia 1964-1980 75 105 1.40
P D Collingwood England 2003-2011 68 95 1.40
D P M D Jayawardene Sri Lanka 1997-2014 149 205 1.38
G A Hick England 1991-2001 65 90 1.38
K Mendis* Sri Lanka 2015- 54 73 1.35
A B de Villiers++ South Africa 2004-2018 90 121 1.34
B Mitchell South Africa 1929-1949 42 56 1.33
J M Brearley England 1976-1981 39 52 1.33
J E Root* England 2012- 121 158 1.31
W R Hammond England 1927-1947 85 110 1.29
R Dravid India 1996-2012 164 210 1.28
I R Redpath Australia 1964-1976 66 83 1.26
B C Lara West Indies 1990-2006 131 164 1.25
M E Trescothick England 2000-2006 76 95 1.25
H P Tillakaratne++ Sri Lanka 1989-2004 72 89 1.24
M L Hayden Australia 1994-2009 103 128 1.24
J V Coney New Zealand 1974-1987 52 64 1.23
A J Strauss England 2004-2012 100 121 1.21
A M Rahane* India 2013- 82 99 1.21
G A R Lock England 1952-1968 49 59 1.20
J H Kallis South Africa 1995-2013 166 200 1.20
D de Silva* Sri Lanka 2016- 45 53 1.18
I T Botham England 1977-1992 102 120 1.18
Younis Khan Pakistan 2000-2017 118 139 1.18
G S A Sobers West Indies 1954-1974 93 109 1.17
M J Clarke Australia 2004-2015 115 134 1.17
R T Ponting Australia 1995-2012 168 196 1.17
R P Arnold Sri Lanka 1997-2004 44 51 1.16
C L Hooper West Indies 1987-2002 102 115 1.13
T W M Latham* New Zealand 2014- 68 76 1.12
A L Logie West Indies 1983-1991 52 57 1.10
A N Cook England 2006-2018 161 175 1.09
M E K Hussey Australia 2005-2013 79 85 1.08
R S Mahanama Sri Lanka 1986-1998 52 56 1.08
B A Stokes* England 2013- 83 89 1.07
J O Holder* West Indies 2014- 56 60 1.07
M Azharuddin India 1984-2000 99 105 1.06
M J Guptill* New Zealand 2009-2016 47 50 1.06
M J K Smith England 1958-1972 50 53 1.06
D Elgar* South Africa 2012- 76 80 1.05
G P Thorpe England 1993-2005 100 105 1.05
M C Cowdrey England 1954-1975 114 120 1.05
R B Richardson West Indies 1983-1995 86 90 1.05
R C Fredericks West Indies 1968-1977 59 62 1.05
H H Gibbs South Africa 1996-2008 90 94 1.04
Majid Khan Pakistan 1964-1983 63 65 1.03
R Benaud Australia 1952-1964 63 65 1.03
W Rhodes England 1899-1930 58 60 1.03
I V A Richards West Indies 1974-1991 121 122 1.01
V V S Laxman India 1996-2012 134 135 1.01
A D R Campbell Zimbabwe 1992-2002 60 60 1.00
A R Border Australia 1978-1994 156 156 1.00
Asad Shafiq* Pakistan 2010- 77 77 1.00
F E Woolley England 1909-1934 64 64 1.00
V Kohli* India 2011- 102 102 1.00
No. of Records = 67
++ Catches/Matches as Wicketkeeper not included

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