Highest catch of a cricket ball
Kristan Baumgartner
114 metre(s)
United Kingdom (Windsor)

The highest catch of a cricket ball is 114 m (374.01 ft) and was achieved by Kristan Baumgartner (UK) in Windsor, UK, on 2 August 2019.

Kristan previously achieved this record in 2016, with 62 m. After holding the title for over two years, his original record was finally broken in January 2019 and this was later surpassed by another record of 89.9 m, set in July 2019.

With 100 being an important number in the game of cricket, Kristan wanted to be the first person to take this record to 100+ m.