Most catches in an innings
Player Ct Inns Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
Yajurvindra Singh 5 2 India v England Bengaluru 28 Jan 1977 Test # 794
AJ Traicos 4 2 South Africa v Australia Durban 5 Feb 1970 Test # 671
ED Solkar 4 1 India v West Indies Port of Spain 6 Mar 1971 Test # 683
PH Parfitt 4 1 England v Australia Nottingham 13 Jul 1972 Test # 700
RC Fredericks 4 1 West Indies v Australia Port of Spain 21 Apr 1973 Test # 721
GS Sobers 4 2 West Indies v England Lord's 23 Aug 1973 Test # 727
IM Chappell 4 3 Australia v New Zealand Adelaide 26 Jan 1974 Test # 730
AW Greig 4 3 England v Pakistan Leeds 25 Jul 1974 Test # 742
GS Chappell 4 3 Australia v England Perth 13 Dec 1974 Test # 748
S Venkataraghavan 4 2 India v New Zealand Chennai 26 Nov 1976 Test # 787
A Turner 4 2 Australia v Pakistan Sydney 14 Jan 1977 Test # 792
PH Edmonds 4 2 England v New Zealand Christchurch 24 Feb 1978 Test # 818
DF Whatmore 4 3 Australia v India Kanpur 2 Oct 1979 Test # 857

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:
Australia v West Indies at Melbourne, 2nd Test, Dec 29, 1979 - Jan 1, 1980 [Test # 867]
India v Pakistan at Kanpur, 4th Test, Dec 25-30, 1979 [Test # 866]
India v Pakistan at Mumbai, 3rd Test, Dec 16-20, 1979 [Test # 865]