Most catches in a match
Player Ct Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
GS Sobers 6 West Indies v England Lord's 23 Aug 1973 Test # 727
AW Greig 6 England v Pakistan Leeds 25 Jul 1974 Test # 742
AL Wadekar 4 India v England Lord's 22 Jul 1971 Test # 690
PH Parfitt 4 England v Australia Nottingham 13 Jul 1972 Test # 700
R Illingworth 4 England v Australia Leeds 27 Jul 1972 Test # 701
GRJ Roope 4 England v New Zealand Nottingham 7 Jun 1973 Test # 722
HJ Howarth 4 New Zealand v England Lord's 21 Jun 1973 Test # 723
AW Greig 4 England v Pakistan Lord's 8 Aug 1974 Test # 743
GS Chappell 4 Australia v England Leeds 14 Aug 1975 Test # 762
M Hendrick 4 England v Australia Nottingham 28 Jul 1977 Test # 806
GA Gooch 4 England v India Birmingham 12 Jul 1979 Test # 851
IT Botham 4 England v India The Oval 30 Aug 1979 Test # 854
Mushtaq Mohammad 3 Pakistan v England Birmingham 3 Jun 1971 Test # 687
JH Edrich 3 England v Pakistan Leeds 8 Jul 1971 Test # 689
RA Hutton 3 England v Pakistan Leeds 8 Jul 1971 Test # 689
R Illingworth 3 England v India Lord's 22 Jul 1971 Test # 690
SM Gavaskar 3 India v England Manchester 5 Aug 1971 Test # 691
ED Solkar 3 India v England The Oval 19 Aug 1971 Test # 692
GS Chappell 3 Australia v England Lord's 22 Jun 1972 Test # 699
HJ Howarth 3 New Zealand v England Leeds 5 Jul 1973 Test # 724
GRJ Roope 3 England v New Zealand Leeds 5 Jul 1973 Test # 724
LR Gibbs 3 West Indies v England The Oval 26 Jul 1973 Test # 725
RC Fredericks 3 West Indies v England Lord's 23 Aug 1973 Test # 727
M Hendrick 3 England v India Manchester 6 Jun 1974 Test # 739
ED Solkar 3 India v England Lord's 20 Jun 1974 Test # 740
Sadiq Mohammad 3 Pakistan v England Leeds 25 Jul 1974 Test # 742
D Lloyd 3 England v Pakistan Lord's 8 Aug 1974 Test # 743
AA Mallett 3 Australia v England Leeds 14 Aug 1975 Test # 762
M Hendrick 3 England v West Indies Nottingham 3 Jun 1976 Test # 777
CG Greenidge 3 West Indies v England Manchester 8 Jul 1976 Test # 779
KD Walters 3 Australia v England Lord's 16 Jun 1977 Test # 804
AW Greig 3 England v Australia Manchester 7 Jul 1977 Test # 805
JM Brearley 3 England v Australia Nottingham 28 Jul 1977 Test # 806
AW Greig 3 England v Australia Nottingham 28 Jul 1977 Test # 806
AW Greig 3 England v Australia Leeds 11 Aug 1977 Test # 807
GRJ Roope 3 England v Pakistan Birmingham 1 Jun 1978 Test # 825
Mohsin Khan 3 Pakistan v England Lord's 15 Jun 1978 Test # 826
GRJ Roope 3 England v Pakistan Lord's 15 Jun 1978 Test # 826
IT Botham 3 England v India Birmingham 12 Jul 1979 Test # 851
JM Brearley 3 England v India The Oval 30 Aug 1979 Test # 854

Figures exclude catches not 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]