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Six of the Best: Classic Catches

10 November 2017

As the countdown to the start of BBL|07 continues, is taking a look back at classic moments from the men in Magenta, starting with some incredible catches that need to be seen to be believed!

Jordan Silk vs Heat BBL|03

Silk's catch of the summer

It was the catch of the summer that sent the internet into absolute meltdown. Jordan Silk took a screamer against the Brisbane Heat in BBL|03 to send Craig Kieswetter packing. Cricket legend Sir Viv Richards said that it’s “one of the best catches” he’s ever seen.


Jordan Silk vs Thunder BBL|04

Jordan Silk's catch of the summer

Jordan Silk took an unbelievable diving catch against the Sydney Thunder in BBL|04. Silk sprinted to get under the high ball and avoided a near-miss collision with teammate Stephen O’Keefe.


Jason Roy vs Thunder BBL|06

Roy takes screamer


In Jason Roy’s first match in magenta, he took a Superman-like catch to dismiss Sydney Thunder’s Ben Rohrer. The ball was travelling at lightning speed which made the catch even more impressive.


Nic Maddinson vs Heat BBL|06

Maddinson's stunning catch

Nic Maddinson took a skilful catch on the ropes against the Brisbane Heat. Maddinson almost fell over the boundary rope but tossed the ball back in the air to regain his balance before completing the catch.


Brad Haddin vs Stars BBL|06

Haddin takes a screamer

BBL|06 saw Brad Haddin turn back time to take an extraordinary catch behind the stumps. Haddin was talking to the commentators only seconds before.


Ryan Carters vs Strikers BBL|04

Ryan Carters takes a screamer behind the stumps


Ryan Carters took a remarkable catch in the BBL|04 semi-final against the Adelaide Strikers. The grab was to remove Johan Botha before he joined the men in magenta.




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