World Record for Rahane : 8 Catches in Single Test Match
Team India player Ajinkya Rahane broke world record after taking 8 catches in a single Test match. He is the first non-wicketkeeper in the history of world cricket to set the record. In the test match India vs. Sri Lanka taking place in Galle, Rahane made the achievement. Rahane broke the 7-catch-record set by Greg Chappell in 1974, Yajurvinda Singh in 1977, Tillakaratne Dilshan in 1992 and Stephen Fleming in 1997.
— ICC (@ICC) August 14, 2015