Dwayne Bravo Misses Tricky Catch at World T20, Then Recovers in Style

Mark PattersonUK Staff WriterMarch 28, 2014

DHAKA, BANGLADESH - MARCH 28:  Dwayne Bravo the West Indies takes a diving catch in the outfield to dismiss James Faulkner of Australia during the ICC World Twenty20 Bangladesh 2014 match between Australia and the West Indies at Sher-e-Bangla Mirpur Stadium on March 28, 2014 in Dhaka, Bangladesh.  (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)
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Dwayne Bravo took one of the catches of the tournament when he held a chance to dismiss James Faulkner at the World T20—but he had to drop him first to make it all the more spectacular.

Faulkner misjudged Krishmar Santokie's delivery and sent it high toward mid-off. 

Bravo raced in from the boundary—a bit too far, as it turned out, and popped the catch up in the air.

With lightning-quick reflexes, he made amends.


As you can see in a second, slow-motion replay, the instincts required to rescue the catch were quite spectacular.