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Player Opposition Ground Match Date Debut Time Mat Scorecard
CTB Turner (Aus) v England Manchester 30 Aug 1888 28 Jan 1887 1y 215d 6 Test # 30
T Richardson (Eng) v Australia Lord's 22 Jun 1896 24 Aug 1893 2y 303d 7 Test # 50
VD Philander (SA) v New Zealand Wellington 23 Mar 2012 9 Nov 2011 0y 135d 7 Test # 2037
FR Spofforth (Aus) v England Sydney 17 Feb 1883 31 Mar 1877 5y 323d 8 Test # 13
AL Valentine (WI) v Australia Melbourne 31 Dec 1951 8 Jun 1950 1y 206d 8 Test # 345
RM Hogg (Aus) v Pakistan Perth 24 Mar 1979 1 Dec 1978 0y 113d 8 Test # 850
TM Alderman (Aus) v Pakistan Brisbane 27 Nov 1981 18 Jun 1981 0y 162d 8 Test # 910
R Peel (Eng) v Australia Manchester 30 Aug 1888 12 Dec 1884 3y 262d 9 Test # 30
JJ Ferris (Aus/Eng) v South Africa Cape Town 19 Mar 1892 28 Jan 1887 5y 51d 9 Test # 37
SF Barnes (Eng) v Australia Sydney 21 Feb 1908 13 Dec 1901 6y 70d 9 Test # 100
AA Mailey (Aus) v South Africa Durban 5 Nov 1921 17 Dec 1920 0y 323d 9 Test # 145
MW Tate (Eng) v Australia Melbourne 13 Feb 1925 14 Jun 1924 0y 244d 9 Test # 161
FH Tyson (Eng) v South Africa Nottingham 9 Jun 1955 12 Aug 1954 0y 301d 9 Test # 407
PM Pollock (SA) v New Zealand Wellington 21 Feb 1964 8 Dec 1961 2y 75d 9 Test # 558
AME Roberts (WI) v Australia Brisbane 28 Nov 1975 6 Mar 1974 1y 267d 9 Test # 764
CEH Croft (WI) v Australia Melbourne 29 Dec 1979 18 Feb 1977 2y 314d 9 Test # 867
SCG MacGill (Aus) v West Indies Port of Spain 5 Mar 1999 30 Jan 1998 1y 34d 9 Test # 1448
R Ashwin (India) v England Ahmedabad 15 Nov 2012 6 Nov 2011 1y 9d 9 Test # 2058
GE Palmer (Aus) v England Manchester 10 Jul 1884 6 Sep 1880 3y 308d 10 Test # 14
GA Lohmann (Eng) v Australia Lord's 21 Jul 1890 5 Jul 1886 4y 16d 10 Test # 33
W Rhodes (Eng) v Australia Melbourne 1 Jan 1904 1 Jun 1899 4y 214d 10 Test # 79
JV Saunders (Aus) v England Sydney 13 Dec 1907 14 Feb 1902 5y 302d 10 Test # 96
AP Freeman (Eng) v South Africa Leeds 13 Jul 1929 19 Dec 1924 4y 206d 10 Test # 183
CV Grimmett (Aus) v England Nottingham 13 Jun 1930 27 Feb 1925 5y 106d 10 Test # 194
H Ironmonger (Aus) v South Africa Melbourne 12 Feb 1932 30 Nov 1928 3y 74d 10 Test # 216
WJ O'Reilly (Aus) v England Manchester 6 Jul 1934 29 Jan 1932 2y 158d 10 Test # 235
WA Johnston (Aus) v South Africa Johannesburg 24 Dec 1949 28 Nov 1947 2y 26d 10 Test # 318
FS Trueman (Eng) v Australia Lord's 21 Jun 1956 5 Jun 1952 4y 16d 10 Test # 426
WW Hall (WI) v England Port of Spain 28 Jan 1960 28 Nov 1958 1y 61d 10 Test # 488
K Higgs (Eng) v West Indies The Oval 18 Aug 1966 26 Aug 1965 0y 357d 10 Test # 609
DK Lillee (Aus) v Pakistan Sydney 6 Jan 1973 29 Jan 1971 1y 343d 10 Test # 707
IT Botham (Eng) v New Zealand Nottingham 10 Aug 1978 28 Jul 1977 1y 13d 10 Test # 829
J Garner (WI) v Australia Adelaide 26 Jan 1980 18 Feb 1977 2y 342d 10 Test # 870
Waqar Younis (Pak) v West Indies Faisalabad 23 Nov 1990 15 Nov 1989 1y 8d 10 Test # 1157
A Kumble (India) v Zimbabwe Delhi 13 Mar 1993 9 Aug 1990 2y 216d 10 Test # 1218
Shabbir Ahmed (Pak) v England Multan 12 Nov 2005 20 Aug 2003 2y 84d 10 Test # 1770
Mohammad Asif (Pak) v South Africa Karachi 1 Oct 2007 2 Jan 2005 2y 272d 10 Test # 1843
SR Clark (Aus) v Sri Lanka Brisbane 8 Nov 2007 16 Mar 2006 1y 237d 10 Test # 1845
AEE Vogler (SA) v England Johannesburg 26 Feb 1910 2 Jan 1906 4y 55d 11 Test # 108
WJ Whitty (Aus) v South Africa Lord's 15 Jul 1912 27 May 1909 3y 49d 11 Test # 125
JM Gregory (Aus) v South Africa Durban 5 Nov 1921 17 Dec 1920 0y 323d 11 Test # 145
S Ramadhin (WI) v New Zealand Auckland 15 Feb 1952 8 Jun 1950 1y 252d 11 Test # 350
HJ Tayfield (SA) v New Zealand Wellington 6 Mar 1953 24 Dec 1949 3y 72d 11 Test # 368
Khan Mohammad (Pak) v Australia Karachi 11 Oct 1956 16 Oct 1952 3y 361d 11 Test # 430
AA Mallett (Aus) v England Leeds 27 Jul 1972 22 Aug 1968 3y 340d 11 Test # 701
MHN Walker (Aus) v New Zealand Auckland 22 Mar 1974 29 Dec 1972 1y 83d 11 Test # 736
JR Thomson (Aus) v West Indies Brisbane 28 Nov 1975 29 Dec 1972 2y 334d 11 Test # 764
LS Pascoe (Aus) v India Sydney 2 Jan 1981 16 Jun 1977 3y 200d 11 Test # 893
GF Lawson (Aus) v England Adelaide 10 Dec 1982 28 Nov 1980 2y 12d 11 Test # 940
ND Hirwani (India) v England Lord's 26 Jul 1990 11 Jan 1988 2y 196d 11 Test # 1148
IR Bishop (WI) v Pakistan Lahore 6 Dec 1990 25 Mar 1989 1y 256d 11 Test # 1158
AA Donald (SA) v Australia Adelaide 28 Jan 1994 18 Apr 1992 1y 285d 11 Test # 1246
HH Streak (Zim) v New Zealand Hamilton 13 Jan 1996 1 Dec 1993 2y 43d 11 Test # 1322
DG Cork (Eng) v India Birmingham 6 Jun 1996 22 Jun 1995 0y 350d 11 Test # 1327
Harbhajan Singh (India) v Australia Chennai 18 Mar 2001 25 Mar 1998 2y 358d 11 Test # 1539
B Lee (Aus) v England Leeds 16 Aug 2001 26 Dec 1999 1y 233d 11 Test # 1556
Saeed Ajmal (Pak) v West Indies Basseterre 20 May 2011 4 Jul 2009 1y 320d 11 Test # 1993
Abdur Rehman (Pak) v Bangladesh Chittagong 9 Dec 2011 1 Oct 2007 4y 69d 11 Test # 2022
S Shillingford (WI) v India Kolkata 6 Nov 2013 10 Jun 2010 3y 149d 11 Test # 2101
A Cotter (Aus) v England The Oval 9 Aug 1909 26 Feb 1904 5y 164d 12 Test # 105
GA Faulkner (SA) v England Cape Town 7 Mar 1910 2 Jan 1906 4y 64d 12 Test # 109
JM Blanckenberg (SA) v England Johannesburg 9 Feb 1923 13 Dec 1913 9y 58d 12 Test # 151
W Voce (Eng) v Australia Sydney 2 Dec 1932 11 Jan 1930 2y 326d 12 Test # 220
RWV Robins (Eng) v India Manchester 25 Jul 1936 29 Jun 1929 7y 26d 12 Test # 253
WE Bowes (Eng) v Australia The Oval 20 Aug 1938 25 Jun 1932 6y 56d 12 Test # 266
AV Bedser (Eng) v Australia Nottingham 10 Jun 1948 22 Jun 1946 1y 354d 12 Test # 299
JC Laker (Eng) v India Leeds 5 Jun 1952 21 Jan 1948 4y 136d 12 Test # 351
SP Gupte (India) v Pakistan Peshawar 13 Feb 1955 30 Dec 1951 3y 45d 12 Test # 398
PS Heine (SA) v Australia Johannesburg 7 Feb 1958 23 Jun 1955 2y 229d 12 Test # 449
R Gilchrist (WI) v India Chennai 21 Jan 1959 30 May 1957 1y 236d 12 Test # 465
CC Griffith (WI) v England Manchester 2 Jun 1966 25 Mar 1960 6y 69d 12 Test # 605
BS Chandrasekhar (India) v England Leeds 8 Jun 1967 21 Jan 1964 3y 138d 12 Test # 618
EAS Prasanna (India) v New Zealand Christchurch 22 Feb 1968 10 Jan 1962 6y 43d 12 Test # 631
JA Snow (Eng) v West Indies Port of Spain 14 Mar 1968 17 Jun 1965 2y 271d 12 Test # 635
Pervez Sajjad (Pak) v England Birmingham 3 Jun 1971 24 Oct 1964 6y 222d 12 Test # 687
GJ Gilmour (Aus) v Pakistan Sydney 14 Jan 1977 29 Dec 1973 3y 16d 12 Test # 792
CEL Ambrose (WI) v Australia Sydney 26 Jan 1989 2 Apr 1988 0y 299d 12 Test # 1113
TBA May (Aus) v England Birmingham 5 Aug 1993 11 Dec 1987 5y 237d 12 Test # 1230
ARC Fraser (Eng) v Australia The Oval 19 Aug 1993 6 Jul 1989 4y 44d 12 Test # 1231
PS de Villiers (SA) v New Zealand Cape Town 2 Jan 1995 26 Dec 1993 1y 7d 12 Test # 1282
MJ Hoggard (Eng) v India Lord's 25 Jul 2002 29 Jun 2000 2y 26d 12 Test # 1610
Danish Kaneria (Pak) v Bangladesh Peshawar 27 Aug 2003 29 Nov 2000 2y 271d 12 Test # 1657
JJC Lawson (WI) v Sri Lanka Kandy 22 Jul 2005 17 Oct 2002 2y 278d 12 Test # 1757
SE Bond (NZ) v Zimbabwe Bulawayo 15 Aug 2005 22 Nov 2001 3y 266d 12 Test # 1761
Umar Gul (Pak) v West Indies Lahore 11 Nov 2006 20 Aug 2003 3y 83d 12 Test # 1815
BAW Mendis (SL) v India Colombo (PSS) 3 Aug 2010 23 Jul 2008 2y 11d 12 Test # 1968
DE Bollinger (Aus) v England Adelaide 3 Dec 2010 3 Jan 2009 1y 334d 12 Test # 1983
ST Finn (Eng) v Sri Lanka Lord's 3 Jun 2011 12 Mar 2010 1y 83d 12 Test # 1995
CT Tremlett (Eng) v Australia Brisbane 21 Nov 2013 19 Jul 2007 6y 125d 12 Test # 2103

Time is based on the start of the debut match and the start of the match in which the milestone was achieved
Bowlers within a maximum of 12 matches shown

Records include the following recent matches:
South Africa v West Indies at Centurion, 1st Test, Dec 17-20, 2014 [Test # 2150]
Australia v India at Brisbane, 2nd Test, Dec 17-20, 2014 [Test # 2149]
Australia v India at Adelaide, 1st Test, Dec 9-13, 2014 [Test # 2148]

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South Africa's AB de Villiers is the only wicketkeeper to score a hundred and effect ten dismissals in the same Test. He scored 103* in the second innings and effected 11 dismissals in a Test against Pakistan at Johannesburg in 2013.

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