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

Figures exclude catches made as a wicketkeeper

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
Australia v Pakistan at Abu Dhabi, 2nd Test, Oct 30-Nov 3, 2014 [Test # 2142 - Live]
    » Pakistan 398/3 (118.6 ov, Misbah-ul-Haq 52*, Younis Khan 137*, MA Starc 1/55)
Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Dhaka, 1st Test, Oct 25-27, 2014 [Test # 2141]
Australia v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC), 1st Test, Oct 22-26, 2014 [Test # 2140]

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WG Grace, Fred Grace and Edward Grace, all brothers, made their debuts in the same Test match, versus Australia at The Oval, in 1880. Another set of brothers, Alec Hearne, George Hearne and Jack Hearne, also made their debuts for England in the same Test, versus South Africa at Newlands in 1892.

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