Most catches
Player Span Mat Inns Ct Max Ct/Inn
DPMD Jayawardene 1997-2014 149 270 205 4 0.759
HP Tillakaratne 1989-2004 83 123 89 4 0.723
ST Jayasuriya 1991-2007 110 196 78 3 0.397
TM Dilshan 1999-2013 87 153 77 4 0.503
BKG Mendis 2015-2022 54 98 74 4 0.755
AD Mathews 2009-2022 100 182 70 3 0.384
M Muralidaran 1992-2010 132 231 70 2 0.303
MS Atapattu 1990-2007 90 159 58 3 0.364
RS Mahanama 1986-1998 52 81 56 4 0.691
FDM Karunaratne 2012-2022 82 151 55 3 0.364
DM de Silva 2016-2022 45 81 53 4 0.654
RP Arnold 1997-2004 44 77 51 4 0.662
KC Sangakkara 2000-2015 134 158 51 4 0.322
A Ranatunga 1982-2000 93 148 47 3 0.317
TT Samaraweera 2001-2013 81 145 45 3 0.310
PA de Silva 1984-2002 93 149 43 4 0.288
HDRL Thirimanne 2011-2022 44 82 36 5 0.439
AP Gurusinha 1985-1996 41 64 31 2 0.484
WPUJC Vaas 1994-2009 111 196 31 2 0.158
JK Silva 2011-2018 39 70 28 2 0.400
NT Paranavitana 2009-2012 32 53 27 2 0.509
WU Tharanga 2005-2017 31 58 24 3 0.413
HMRKB Herath 1999-2018 93 172 24 2 0.139
RAS Lakmal 2010-2022 70 130 22 1 0.169
MDK Perera 2014-2021 43 79 19 2 0.240
LD Chandimal 2011-2022 70 80 19 2 0.237
GP Wickramasinghe 1991-2001 40 65 18 2 0.276
J Mubarak 2002-2015 13 24 15 3 0.625
SM Warnapura 2007-2009 14 26 14 2 0.538
BOP Fernando 2019-2022 19 36 14 2 0.388
HDPK Dharmasena 1993-2004 31 53 14 3 0.264
RS Kalpage 1993-1999 11 16 10 2 0.625
KDK Vithanage 2013-2015 10 20 10 2 0.500
S Wettimuny 1982-1987 23 35 10 2 0.285
KR Pushpakumara 1994-2001 23 39 10 3 0.256
CRD Fernando 2000-2012 40 69 10 2 0.144
ALF de Mel 1982-1986 17 27 9 2 0.333
RS Madugalle 1982-1988 21 34 9 2 0.264
RJ Ratnayake 1983-1992 23 36 9 1 0.250
LRD Mendis 1982-1988 24 37 9 1 0.243
KMDN Kulasekara 2005-2014 21 40 8 2 0.200
LPC Silva 2006-2008 11 21 7 2 0.333
UDU Chandana 1999-2005 16 30 7 1 0.233
MF Maharoof 2004-2011 22 40 7 1 0.175
UC Hathurusingha 1991-1999 26 44 7 1 0.159
SL Malinga 2004-2010 30 59 7 2 0.118
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 | 25 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 Pakistan at Galle, ICC World Test Championship 2nd Test, Jul 24-28, 2022 [Test # 2473]
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Galle, ICC World Test Championship 1st Test, Jul 16-20, 2022 [Test # 2472]
Sri Lanka v Australia at Galle, ICC World Test Championship 2nd Test, Jul 8-11, 2022 [Test # 2471]