Quinton de Kock is the ninth wicketkeeper to effect six dismissals in a ODI match © Getty Images
Quinton de Kock is the ninth wicketkeeper to effect six dismissals in a ODI match © Getty Images

Oct 21, 2014

South Africa’s Quinton de Kock on Tuesday became the ninth wicketkeeper to effect a record six dismissals in a One-Day International (ODI) when he took five catches and a stumping in the first ODI against New Zealand at Bay Oval, Mount Maunganui. The world record is six dismissals and Adam Gilchrist has achieved the feat most number times with six occasions. This is the 14th instance of this record being equalled.

De Kock too catches of first three New Zealand batsman, Martin Guptill, Jimmy Neesham and Dean Brownlie. He stumped Tom Latham and then caught Nathan McCullum and Luke Ronchi.

Below is the full list of most dismissals by a wicketkeeper in ODIs.

No Wicketkeeper C Team Opposition Year
1 Adam Gilchrist 6 Australia South Africa 2000
2 Alec Stewart 6 England Zimbabwe 2000
3 Ridley Jacobs 6 West Indies England 2001
4 Adam Gilchrist 6 Australia Sri Lanka 2003
5 Adam Gilchrist 6 Australia Namibia 2003
6 Adam Gilchrist 6 Australia Sri Lanka 2004
7 Mark Boucher 6 South Africa Pakistan 2007
8 MS Dhoni 6 India England 2007
9 Adam Gilchrist 6 Australia India 2007
10 Adam Gilchrist 6 Australia India 2008
11 Matt Prior 6 England South Africa 2008
12 Jos Buttler 6 England South Africa 2013
13 Matthew Cross 6 Scotland Canada 2014
14 Quinton de Kock 6 South Africa New Zealand 2014

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