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Most dismissals in a series
Player Mat Inns Dis Ct St Max Dis Inns Dis/Inn
BJ Haddin (Aus) 5 10 29 29 0 5 (5ct 0st) 2.900
The Ashes (Australia in England), 2013
RW Marsh (Aus) 5 10 28 28 0 6 (6ct 0st) 2.800
The Ashes (England in Australia), 1982/83
RC Russell (Eng) 5 7 27 25 2 6 (6ct 0st) 3.857
England in South Africa Test Series, 1995/96
IA Healy (Aus) 6 12 27 25 2 6 (6ct 0st) 2.250
The Ashes (Australia in England), 1997
MV Boucher (SA) 5 10 26 25 1 5 (5ct 0st) 2.600
South Africa in England Test Series, 1998
AC Gilchrist (Aus) 5 10 26 24 2 5 (5ct 0st) 2.600
The Ashes (Australia in England), 2001
AC Gilchrist (Aus) 5 10 26 24 2 5 (5ct 0st) 2.600
The Ashes (England in Australia), 2006/07
JHB Waite (SA) 5 10 26 23 3 4 (4ct 0st) 2.600
New Zealand in South Africa Test Series, 1961/62
RW Marsh (Aus) 6 11 26 26 0 5 (5ct 0st) 2.363
The Frank Worrell Trophy (West Indies in Australia), 1975/76
IA Healy (Aus) 6 12 26 21 5 3 (3ct 0st) 2.166
The Ashes (Australia in England), 1993
AC Gilchrist (Aus) 4 8 25 25 0 4 (4ct 0st) 3.125
Border-Gavaskar Trophy (India in Australia), 2007/08
AC Gilchrist (Aus) 5 10 25 23 2 5 (4ct 1st) 2.500
The Ashes (England in Australia), 2002/03
IA Healy (Aus) 5 10 25 23 2 5 (5ct 0st) 2.500
The Ashes (England in Australia), 1994/95
IA Healy (Aus) 5 10 24 24 0 5 (5ct 0st) 2.400
The Ashes (England in Australia), 1990/91
DT Lindsay (SA) 5 10 24 24 0 6 (6ct 0st) 2.400
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1966/67
DL Murray (WI) 5 10 24 22 2 4 (4ct 0st) 2.400
The Wisden Trophy (West Indies in England), 1963
APE Knott (Eng) 6 12 24 21 3 4 (4ct 0st) 2.000
The Ashes (England in Australia), 1970/71
IA Healy (Aus) 5 8 23 19 4 4 (3ct 1st) 2.875
The Frank Worrell Trophy (West Indies in Australia), 1992/93
AJ Stewart (Eng) 5 8 23 23 0 5 (5ct 0st) 2.875
South Africa in England Test Series, 1998
AE Dick (NZ) 5 9 23 21 2 4 (4ct 0st) 2.555
New Zealand in South Africa Test Series, 1961/62
PJL Dujon (WI) 5 9 23 23 0 5 (5ct 0st) 2.555
The Frank Worrell Trophy (Australia in West Indies), 1990/91
JHB Waite (SA) 5 9 23 16 7 4 (2ct 2st) 2.555
New Zealand in South Africa Test Series, 1953/54
FCM Alexander (WI) 5 10 23 22 1 5 (5ct 0st) 2.300
England in West Indies Test Series, 1959/60
ATW Grout (Aus) 5 10 23 20 3 5 (4ct 1st) 2.300
The Frank Worrell Trophy (West Indies in Australia), 1960/61
RW Marsh (Aus) 5 10 23 21 2 5 (5ct 0st) 2.300
The Ashes (Australia in England), 1972
MJ Prior (Eng) 5 10 23 23 0 6 (6ct 0st) 2.300
The Ashes (England in Australia), 2010/11
AJ Stewart (Eng) 6 10 23 23 0 6 (6ct 0st) 2.300
The Ashes (Australia in England), 1997
APE Knott (Eng) 6 12 23 22 1 4 (3ct 1st) 1.916
The Ashes (England in Australia), 1974/75
RW Marsh (Aus) 6 12 23 23 0 4 (4ct 0st) 1.916
The Ashes (Australia in England), 1981
SAR Silva (SL) 3 6 22 21 1 6 (6ct 0st) 3.666
India in Sri Lanka Test Series, 1985
SJ Rixon (Aus) 5 9 22 22 0 4 (4ct 0st) 2.444
India in Australia Test Series, 1977/78
BJ Haddin (Aus) 5 10 22 22 0 4 (4ct 0st) 2.200
The Ashes (England in Australia), 2013/14
RD Jacobs (WI) 5 8 21 20 1 7 (7ct 0st) 2.625
The Frank Worrell Trophy (West Indies in Australia), 2000/01
RD Jacobs (WI) 5 9 21 20 1 4 (4ct 0st) 2.333
The Wisden Trophy (West Indies in England), 2000
RW Marsh (Aus) 5 9 21 21 0 5 (5ct 0st) 2.333
Pakistan in Australia Test Series, 1983/84
RA Saggers (Aus) 5 9 21 13 8 4 (1ct 3st) 2.333
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1949/50
AC Gilchrist (Aus) 5 10 21 19 2 5 (4ct 1st) 2.100
The Frank Worrell Trophy (West Indies in Australia), 2000/01
ATW Grout (Aus) 5 10 21 20 1 5 (5ct 0st) 2.100
The Ashes (Australia in England), 1961
RD Jacobs (WI) 5 10 21 21 0 3 (3ct 0st) 2.100
Sir Vivian Richards Trophy (South Africa in West Indies), 2000/01
GRA Langley (Aus) 5 10 21 16 5 4 (3ct 1st) 2.100
West Indies in Australia Test Series, 1951/52
SJ Rhodes (Eng) 5 10 21 20 1 4 (4ct 0st) 2.100
The Ashes (England in Australia), 1994/95
H Strudwick (Eng) 5 10 21 15 6 4 (2ct 2st) 2.100
England in South Africa Test Series, 1913/14
GRA Langley (Aus) 4 8 20 16 4 5 (5ct 0st) 2.500
Australia in West Indies Test Series, 1955
HB Taber (Aus) 5 9 20 19 1 5 (5ct 0st) 2.222
Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1966/67
PJL Dujon (WI) 5 10 20 19 1 4 (4ct 0st) 2.000
The Frank Worrell Trophy (Australia in West Indies), 1983/84
PJL Dujon (WI) 5 10 20 20 0 4 (4ct 0st) 2.000
The Wisden Trophy (West Indies in England), 1988
TG Evans (Eng) 5 10 20 18 2 4 (4ct 0st) 2.000
England in South Africa Test Series, 1956/57
ATW Grout (Aus) 5 10 20 17 3 4 (3ct 1st) 2.000
The Ashes (England in Australia), 1958/59
D Tallon (Aus) 5 10 20 16 4 4 (4ct 0st) 2.000
The Ashes (England in Australia), 1946/47
PR Downton (Eng) 6 11 20 19 1 4 (4ct 0st) 1.818
The Ashes (Australia in England), 1985
RW Taylor (Eng) 6 12 20 18 2 5 (5ct 0st) 1.666
The Ashes (England in Australia), 1978/79

Innings refers to when the player was the designated keeper.
All figures exclude catches not made as a wicketkeeper.

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
Australia v India at Melbourne, 3rd Test, Dec 26-30, 2014 [Test # 2152 - Live]
    » Australia 181/3 (60.0 ov, SPD Smith 30*, SE Marsh 32*, R Ashwin 1/33)
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Christchurch, 1st Test, Dec 26-30, 2014 [Test # 2151 - Live]
    » New Zealand 378/5 (67.1 ov, BJ Watling 8*, JDS Neesham 59*, PHT Kaushal 1/119)
South Africa v West Indies at Centurion, 1st Test, Dec 17-20, 2014 [Test # 2150]
Australia v India at Brisbane, 2nd Test, Dec 17-20, 2014 [Test # 2149]

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