2014 Players Rankings Teams Wicketkeepers/ Fielders

ODI Wicketkeeper/ Fielder Rankings 2014 (all teams)

Written by Vineet Kapoor

The ODI Wicketkeeper/ Fielder Rankings 2014 is out! in the Ninth edition of Vineet’s Cricket Rankings (Check out the ODI Wicketkeeper/ Fielder Rankings 2013 here)!

A player from a minority team took the first spot for the first time in fielding! Cross (Scotland) took 18 catches in just 7 matches! to take the top spot. Wade (Aus) took 15 catches and 1 stumpings in 7 matches to come next. Saha (India) who replaced Dhoni as India’s keeper for a few matches took the third spot with 11 cattches and 1 stumping in 6 matches. de Kock (SA) took 32 catches and 2 stumpings in 19 matches and came in fourth. Luke Ronchi (NZ) took 22 catches and 1 stumpings in 16 matches to be fifth on the list.

The Best Fielder was Steve Sminth (Aus) who took 15 catches in 12 matches

S. No. Player  M Ct  St  VRKPT
1 MH Cross (Scot) 7 18 0 26
2 MS Wade (Aus) 7 15 1 23
3 WP Saha (India) 6 11 1 20
4 Q de Kock (SA) 19 32 2 18
5 L Ronchi (NZ) 16 22 1 14
6 KC Sangakkara (SL) 28 33 6 14
7 D Ramdin (WI) 13 17 0 13
8 SPD Smith (Aus) 12 15 0 13
9 JC Buttler (Eng) 25 25 5 12
10 Sarfraz Ahmed (Pak) 8 9 0 11
11 MS Dhoni (India) 12 7 6 11
12 BJ Haddin (Aus) 11 9 2 10
13 Umar Akmal (Pak) 13 11 2 10
14 Mushfiqur Rahim (Ban) 18 15 2 9.4
15 RR Rossouw (SA) 9 8 0 8.9
16 TG Southee (NZ) 8 7 0 8.8
17 KA Pollard (WI) 6 5 0 8.3
18 AR Patel (India) 9 7 0 7.8
19 E Chigumbura (Zim) 16 12 0 7.5
20 MR Marsh (Aus) 8 6 0 7.5
21 DJG Sammy (WI) 8 6 0 7.5
22 Shafiqullah (Afg) 8 5 1 7.5
23 CR Woakes (Eng) 11 8 0 7.3
24 DJ Bravo (WI) 13 9 0 6.9
25 SCJ Broad (Eng) 6 4 0 6.7
25 MJ Clarke (Aus) 6 4 0 6.7
25 PC de Silva (SL) 6 4 0 6.7
25 F du Plessis (SA) 15 10 0 6.7
25 NO Miller (WI) 6 4 0 6.7
25 AF Milne (NZ) 6 4 0 6.7
25 AM Rahane (India) 24 16 0 6.7
25 KS Williamson (NZ) 12 8 0 6.7

Where are the Top Wicketkeeper/ Fielders of 2013?

Kamran Akmal was left out and Sarfaraz made a return!

S.No. Name Country
1. Umar Akmal (Pak) 13
2. Kamran Akmal (Pak) did not play
3. JC Buttler (Eng) 9
4. BJ Haddin (Aus) 12
5. BRM Taylor (Zim) 37

*These rankings are based on Players who’ve played 5 matches or more. These rankings are prepared solely by myself based on owned algorithms.

About the author

Vineet Kapoor

Born in 1966, BE (Mechanical), MBA (Marketing & Finance). Worked previously in Tata Sons, Essar Cellphone etc. before venturing out.

Special interest: Is a Poet, Writer, Photographer, Artist, founder member of different alumni associations

Member: ASCI (Administrative Staff College of India), Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Bombay Productivity Council, UBS Alumni Association (Secretary, Chandigarh Chapter)