The Indian Premier League is in full swing these days in world cricket . The 15th season of IPL is being played, where the excitement is reaching its peak with every match. There is a lot of talk about the batsmen and bowlers of IPL, who are impressing here this season.
Riyan Parag Achieved A Special Place In Fielding
Amidst the discussion of batsmen and bowlers performing brilliantly this season, a player has made such a record in the field, which no Indian fielder has been able to do in the history of IPL.
Rajasthan Royals player Riyan Parag did not get any special opportunities in batting, but he has broken the records of Rohit Sharma and Ravindra Jadeja with his fielding and has registered a special achievement in his name.
Indian Fielder Became The Highest Catcher In IPL
With Riyan Parag taking 2 catches against Chennai Super Kings on Friday, he has taken his number of catches to 15 in this season of IPL. With this, Parag has surpassed the record of 13 catches held by Rohit Sharma and Ravindra Jadeja in one stroke.
Ravindra Jadeja took 13 catches while playing for Chennai Super Kings in the 2015 and 2021 seasons, while Rohit Sharma took 13 catches while playing for Mumbai Indians in the 2012 season, but Now Riyan Parag has become the Indian fielder with the most catches.
Most Catches In A Season In The Name Of AB De Villiers
Now talking about the overall fielders who took the most catches in a season in the history of IPL, AB de Villiers took a record 19 catches for RCB in the 2019 season. After which the name of Kieron Pollard of Mumbai Indians comes, who has caught 15 catches.
Now Riyan Parag has equaled Kieron Pollard in terms of taking most catches in a season. At the same time, for Riyan Parag, there are few more matches left in this season. In which he beat Kieron Pollard. Apart from this, David Miller and Dwayne Bravo have done 14-14 catches in a season.