Most catches in an innings
Player Ct Inns Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
HDRL Thirimanne 5 2 Sri Lanka v England Galle 22 Jan 2021 Test # 2405
MM Ali 4 3 England v India The Oval 2 Sep 2021 Test # 2433
DM de Silva 4 4 Sri Lanka v West Indies Galle 29 Nov 2021 Test # 2437
BKG Mendis 3 2 Sri Lanka v South Africa Johannesburg 3 Jan 2021 Test # 2401
JE Root 3 3 England v Sri Lanka Galle 14 Jan 2021 Test # 2403
RG Sharma 3 1 India v Australia Brisbane 15 Jan 2021 Test # 2404
SPD Smith 3 2 Australia v India Brisbane 15 Jan 2021 Test # 2404
Z Crawley 3 3 England v Sri Lanka Galle 22 Jan 2021 Test # 2405
Abid Ali 3 3 Pakistan v South Africa Karachi 26 Jan 2021 Test # 2406
Imran Butt 3 4 Pakistan v South Africa Rawalpindi 4 Feb 2021 Test # 2408
RRS Cornwall 3 4 West Indies v Bangladesh Mirpur 11 Feb 2021 Test # 2410
AM Rahane 3 3 India v England Ahmedabad 4 Mar 2021 Test # 2414
HDRL Thirimanne 3 2 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh Pallekele 29 Apr 2021 Test # 2419
AK Markram 3 1 South Africa v West Indies Gros Islet 10 Jun 2021 Test # 2424
PWA Mulder 3 3 South Africa v West Indies Gros Islet 10 Jun 2021 Test # 2424
TWM Latham 3 1 New Zealand v India Southampton 18 Jun 2021 Test # 2425
JO Holder 3 3 West Indies v South Africa Gros Islet 18 Jun 2021 Test # 2426
Imran Butt 3 4 Pakistan v West Indies Kingston 12 Aug 2021 Test # 2430
SPD Smith 3 2 Australia v England Adelaide 16 Dec 2021 Test # 2441
SPD Smith 3 4 Australia v England Adelaide 16 Dec 2021 Test # 2441
JE Root 3 2 England v Australia Melbourne 26 Dec 2021 Test # 2442

Figures exclude catches made as a wicketkeeper
Performances in matches that overlap years 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:
South Africa v India at Centurion, ICC World Test Championship 1st Test, Dec 26-30, 2021 [Test # 2443]
Australia v England at Melbourne, 3rd Test, Dec 26-28, 2021 [Test # 2442]
Australia v England at Adelaide, 2nd Test, Dec 16-20, 2021 [Test # 2441]