Most catches in an innings
Player Ct Inns Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
PH Parfitt 4 1 England v Australia Nottingham 13 Jul 1972 Test # 700
GS Sobers 4 2 West Indies v England Lord's 23 Aug 1973 Test # 727
AW Greig 4 3 England v Pakistan Leeds 25 Jul 1974 Test # 742
R Illingworth 3 2 England v India Lord's 22 Jul 1971 Test # 690
AL Wadekar 3 3 India v England Lord's 22 Jul 1971 Test # 690
SM Gavaskar 3 1 India v England Manchester 5 Aug 1971 Test # 691
GS Chappell 3 3 Australia v England Lord's 22 Jun 1972 Test # 699
R Illingworth 3 1 England v Australia Leeds 27 Jul 1972 Test # 701
HJ Howarth 3 2 New Zealand v England Leeds 5 Jul 1973 Test # 724
LR Gibbs 3 4 West Indies v England The Oval 26 Jul 1973 Test # 725
ED Solkar 3 1 India v England Lord's 20 Jun 1974 Test # 740
D Lloyd 3 3 England v Pakistan Lord's 8 Aug 1974 Test # 743
GS Chappell 3 3 Australia v England Leeds 14 Aug 1975 Test # 762
M Hendrick 3 1 England v Australia Nottingham 28 Jul 1977 Test # 806
Mohsin Khan 3 1 Pakistan v England Lord's 15 Jun 1978 Test # 826
GRJ Roope 3 3 England v Pakistan Lord's 15 Jun 1978 Test # 826
IT Botham 3 2 England v India Birmingham 12 Jul 1979 Test # 851

Figures exclude catches made as a wicketkeeper
Performances in matches that overlap decades are credited to the year in which they occurred - this results in some unknown data, especially in regard to bowling figures

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
England v India at The Oval, 4th Test, Aug 30-Sep 4, 1979 [Test # 854]
England v India at Leeds, 3rd Test, Aug 16-21, 1979 [Test # 853]
England v India at Lord's, 2nd Test, Aug 2-7, 1979 [Test # 852]