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Most dismissals in an innings
Player Dis Ct St Inns Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
Wasim Bari 7 7 0 1 Pakistan v New Zealand Auckland 23 Feb 1979 Test # 848
RW Taylor 7 7 0 1 England v India Mumbai 15 Feb 1980 Test # 874
IDS Smith 7 7 0 2 New Zealand v Sri Lanka Hamilton 22 Feb 1991 Test # 1164
RD Jacobs 7 7 0 1 West Indies v Australia Melbourne 26 Dec 2000 Test # 1525
ATW Grout 6 6 0 3 Australia v South Africa Johannesburg 23 Dec 1957 Test # 444
DT Lindsay 6 6 0 2 South Africa v Australia Johannesburg 23 Dec 1966 Test # 611
JT Murray 6 6 0 1 England v India Lord's 22 Jun 1967 Test # 619
SMH Kirmani 6 5 1 2 India v New Zealand Christchurch 5 Feb 1976 Test # 771
RW Marsh 6 6 0 3 Australia v England Brisbane 26 Nov 1982 Test # 939
SAR Silva 6 6 0 1 Sri Lanka v India Colombo (SSC) 30 Aug 1985 Test # 1023
RC Russell 6 6 0 2 England v Australia Melbourne 26 Dec 1990 Test # 1159
RC Russell 6 6 0 1 England v South Africa Johannesburg 30 Nov 1995 Test # 1315
IA Healy 6 6 0 2 Australia v England Birmingham 5 Jun 1997 Test # 1368
AJ Stewart 6 6 0 1 England v Australia Manchester 3 Jul 1997 Test # 1372
MV Boucher 6 6 0 2 South Africa v Pakistan Port Elizabeth 6 Mar 1998 Test # 1406
Rashid Latif 6 6 0 1 Pakistan v Zimbabwe Bulawayo 14 Mar 1998 Test # 1408
MV Boucher 6 6 0 2 South Africa v Sri Lanka Cape Town 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
CMW Read 6 5 1 3 England v New Zealand Birmingham 1 Jul 1999 Test # 1455
MV Boucher 6 6 0 3 South Africa v Zimbabwe Centurion 11 Mar 2005 Test # 1740
GO Jones 6 6 0 1 England v Bangladesh Chester-le-Street 3 Jun 2005 Test # 1753
CMW Read 6 6 0 2 England v Australia Melbourne 26 Dec 2006 Test # 1824
CMW Read 6 5 1 2 England v Australia Sydney 2 Jan 2007 Test # 1826
MS Dhoni 6 6 0 2 India v New Zealand Wellington 3 Apr 2009 Test # 1918
MJ Prior 6 6 0 1 England v Australia Melbourne 26 Dec 2010 Test # 1986
Adnan Akmal 6 6 0 1 Pakistan v New Zealand Wellington 15 Jan 2011 Test # 1991
MV Boucher 6 6 0 3 South Africa v Sri Lanka Centurion 15 Dec 2011 Test # 2023
MJ Prior 6 5 1 1 England v South Africa Lord's 16 Aug 2012 Test # 2053
AB de Villiers 6 6 0 2 South Africa v Pakistan Johannesburg 1 Feb 2013 Test # 2072
BJ Watling 6 6 0 4 New Zealand v India Auckland 6 Feb 2014 Test # 2118

Figures exclude catches not made as a wicketkeeper

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
South Africa v Australia at Cape Town, 3rd Test, Mar 1-5, 2014 [Test # 2122]
South Africa v Australia at Port Elizabeth, 2nd Test, Feb 20-23, 2014 [Test # 2121]
New Zealand v India at Wellington, 2nd Test, Feb 14-18, 2014 [Test # 2120]
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Kevin Pietersen has scored 158 in an innings three times in Tests. This is the highest Test score to be hit by a batsman thrice in his career. Two of the instances came against Australia. The next-highest such score is by Steve Waugh, who scored 157 three times in his career. In Waugh's case too, two of the instances were against the same opposition - England.

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