5 youngest Test debutants for India

WRITTEN BY Akhil Singhal

Sachin Tendulkar

Young 16 year old batsman Sachin Tendulkar was included in the Indian Test squad for the tour of Pakistan in 1989 and made his debut in Karachi at the age of 16 years and 205 days.

Sachin Tendulkar Records

Sachin has scored the most runs, centuries and many records in international cricket.

Piyush Chawla

Chawla made his Test debut against England in March 2006 at the age of 17 years and 75 days.

Piyush Chawla Records

Piyush Chawla did not play many international matches for India, but he took 43 wickets in 35 matches.

Laxman Sivaramakrishnan

When Laxman was just 17 years and 118 days old, he broke Maninder's record of being the youngest player to play Test cricket for India.

Laxman Sivaramakrishnan Records

Laxman also did not play many international matches for India, but he took 41 wickets in 25 matches played for India.

Parthiv Patel

Parthiv Patel was included in the Indian playing XI for the second Test in Nottingham when he was just 17 years old and 152 years old.

Parthiv Patel Records

Former batsman and wicketkeeper Parthiv Patel scored 1706 runs in 65 international matches for India.

Maninder Singh

Maninder Singh made his Test debut at the age of 17 years and 193 days and created history by becoming the youngest Indian at that time.

Maninder Singh Records

Maninder Singh, the former best bowler of the Indian team, took a total of 154 wickets in 94 international matches for India.

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