VIDEO: James Taylor takes freak catch at short-leg against South Africa

Taylor's catch was probably England's best moment on the first day of fourth and final Test with debutant Proteas opener Stephen Cook and majestic Hashim Amla toying with the visiting bowlers.

Last Updated: Jan 22, 2016, 19:53 PM IST
VIDEO: James Taylor takes freak catch at short-leg against South Africa

New Delhi: Comparatively smaller in stature, England batsman James Taylor has always been a treat to watch while also fielding. On Friday, the 26-year-old produced once-in-a-lifetime catch to dismiss South African opener Dean Elgar off Moeen Ali in the 11th over at SuperSport Park.

Taylor's catch was probably England's best moment on the first day of fourth and final Test with debutant Proteas opener Stephen Cook and majestic Hashim Amla toying with the visiting bowlers.

It was indeed a moment to cherish for any close-in fielders. Elgar went for a pull shot and Taylor, despite losing the ball in an evasive action lodged the ball between his legs and he was able to complete the catch. Here's the video clip, savour it:

And if not satisfied, here's his training regime: