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Most catches in an innings
Player Ct Inns Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
VY Richardson 5 3 Australia v South Africa Durban 28 Feb 1936 Test # 251
Yajurvindra Singh 5 2 India v England Bangalore 28 Jan 1977 Test # 794
M Azharuddin 5 1 India v Pakistan Karachi 15 Nov 1989 Test # 1127
K Srikkanth 5 1 India v Australia Perth 1 Feb 1992 Test # 1186
SP Fleming 5 1 New Zealand v Zimbabwe Harare 18 Sep 1997 Test # 1378
GC Smith 5 4 South Africa v Australia Perth 30 Nov 2012 Test # 2064
DJG Sammy 5 2 West Indies v India Mumbai 14 Nov 2013 Test # 2102
DM Bravo 5 2 West Indies v Bangladesh Kingstown 5 Sep 2014 Test # 2138
By default, the shading indicates records from the past week, or failing that, the most recent entry.
Adjust: most recent | past week | past month | past 6 months | past year | 4 years | 10 years | 25 years | post-war

Figures exclude catches made as a wicketkeeper

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
England v New Zealand at Leeds, 2nd Investec Test, May 29-Jun 2, 2015 [Test # 2163 - Live]
    » England 44/0 (13.0 ov, A Lyth 24*, AN Cook 18*, TA Boult 0/20) - Stumps
England v New Zealand at Lord's, 1st Test, May 21-25, 2015 [Test # 2162]
Bangladesh v Pakistan at Dhaka, 2nd Test, May 6-9, 2015 [Test # 2161]

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