5 All-Time Caught-And-Bowled Experts In Test Cricket; There are quite a few modes of dismissals in the game of cricket. However, getting a caught-and-bowled is something special for a bowler, as he will be the sole displayer of the skills in the middle, which yielded his side or his nation a wicket. This mode of dismissal would also be special for the bowlers, as it needs a lot of things to go right in order to set the batsman to give a return catch.
Meanwhile, we figured out a few bowlers in the world cricket, who were smart in picking the most number of caught-and-bowled during their career. We have listed out top 5, have a look:
5 All-Time Caught-And-Bowled Experts In Test Cricket:
5. Derek Underwood:
The young generation never knows the brilliance of Derek Underwood as a left-arm spinner. He is one of the greatest spinners to have played for England. He bowled with a run-up of a medium pace bowler and was considered to be so by a lot of people.
He preferred to keep things simple and accurate. He was the type of bowler who kept on designing plans until the batsman made a mistake. Underwood was Nicknamed ‘Deadly’ during his times. Underwood earned a reputation of being almost unplayable on wet wickets.
He got 20 of his wickets via caught & bowled mode of dismissal which places him on the number five position on this list. In total, he bagged 297 wickets for England in Test format of the game.