Most catches
Player Span Mat Inns Ct Max Ct/Inn
DPMD Jayawardene (SL) 1997-2014 249 317 211 4 0.665
TM Dilshan (SL) 2001-2016 195 226 93 4 0.411
ST Jayasuriya (SL) 1992-2009 194 246 89 3 0.361
HP Tillakaratne (SL) 1992-2004 73 103 70 4 0.679
M Muralitharan (SL) 1992-2011 183 243 68 2 0.279
AD Mathews (SL) 2009-2018 166 201 65 3 0.323
RS Mahanama (SL) 1986-1998 73 88 57 4 0.647
MS Atapattu (SL) 1992-2006 123 164 48 3 0.292
KC Sangakkara (SL) 2000-2015 235 103 44 4 0.427
PA de Silva (SL) 1984-2002 114 143 44 2 0.307
A Ranatunga (SL) 1982-2000 116 146 40 3 0.273
NLTC Perera (SL) 2010-2018 92 90 39 2 0.433
UDU Chandana (SL) 1994-2007 71 82 38 2 0.463
TT Samaraweera (SL) 2001-2012 66 106 38 3 0.358
Younis Khan (PAK) 2000-2015 51 65 37 3 0.569
RP Arnold (SL) 1997-2006 72 91 36 2 0.395
WU Tharanga (SL) 2005-2018 116 129 36 2 0.279
KMDN Kulasekara (SL) 2003-2017 99 111 32 3 0.288
SK Raina (INDIA) 2005-2018 44 46 30 3 0.652
WPUJC Vaas (SL) 1994-2009 133 181 29 2 0.160
LRPL Taylor (NZ) 2009-2012 24 28 28 4 1.000
RS Kalpage (SL) 1992-1998 39 43 25 3 0.581
BKG Mendis (SL) 2015-2018 48 60 25 2 0.416
M Azharuddin (INDIA) 1985-1999 35 40 23 3 0.575
DM de Silva (SL) 2015-2018 29 38 22 3 0.578
FDM Karunaratne (SL) 2012-2018 27 50 22 3 0.440
AP Gurusinha (SL) 1986-1996 42 53 22 2 0.415
CK Kapugedera (SL) 2006-2017 53 55 22 2 0.400
LD Chandimal (SL) 2011-2018 91 70 22 1 0.314
R Dravid (INDIA) 1996-2010 54 50 21 2 0.420
AM Rahane (INDIA) 2012-2017 9 15 20 5 1.333
NT Paranavitana (SL) 2009-2012 19 34 20 2 0.588
Misbah-ul-Haq (PAK) 2002-2015 31 41 20 4 0.487
SC Ganguly (INDIA) 1996-2008 49 54 20 3 0.370
HDRL Thirimanne (SL) 2011-2017 73 85 20 2 0.235
HDPK Dharmasena (SL) 1993-2004 73 86 20 2 0.232
HMRKB Herath (SL) 1999-2018 92 134 20 2 0.149
V Kohli (INDIA) 2008-2017 36 42 19 3 0.452
AB de Villiers (SA) 2006-2014 20 16 18 3 1.125
Shoaib Malik (PAK) 2000-2015 42 45 18 2 0.400
SR Tendulkar (INDIA) 1993-2010 56 62 18 2 0.290
SPD Smith (AUS) 2011-2016 12 15 17 3 1.133
Yuvraj Singh (INDIA) 2001-2012 47 47 17 3 0.361
RG Sharma (INDIA) 2008-2018 42 45 16 2 0.355
CZ Harris (NZ) 1992-2003 24 25 15 4 0.600
Mohammad Hafeez (PAK) 2003-2015 39 43 15 2 0.348
A Kumble (INDIA) 1993-2008 44 48 15 2 0.312
Harbhajan Singh (INDIA) 1998-2015 48 54 15 2 0.277
SL Malinga (SL) 2004-2018 133 146 15 2 0.102
By default, the shading indicates records from the past week, or failing that, the most recent entry.
Adjust: most recent | past week | past month | past 6 months | past year | 4 years | 10 years

All figures exclude catches made as a wicketkeeper, except for matches played which is the career figure

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (SSC), 3rd Test, Nov 23-26, 2018 [Test # 2329]
Sri Lanka v England at Pallekele, 2nd Test, Nov 14-18, 2018 [Test # 2326]
Sri Lanka v England at Galle, 1st Test, Nov 6-9, 2018 [Test # 2324]