Youngest captains in Tests

Youngest captains
Player
Age
Team
Opposition
Ground
Match Date
Scorecard
20y 350dAfghanistanv BangladeshChattogram5 Sep 2019Test # 2361
20y 358dZimbabwev Sri LankaHarare6 May 2004Test # 1698
21y 77dIndiav West IndiesBridgetown23 Mar 1962Test # 527
22y 15dPakistanv ZimbabweKarachi1 Dec 1993Test # 1237
22y 82dSouth Africav BangladeshChattogram24 Apr 2003Test # 1640
22y 115dBangladeshv West IndiesSt George's17 Jul 2009Test # 1926
22y 194dAustraliav South AfricaJohannesburg23 Dec 1957Test # 444
22y 260dPakistanv AustraliaKarachi27 Feb 1980Test # 876
22y 306dSouth Africav EnglandJohannesburg14 Feb 1899Test # 58
22y 353dBangladeshv Sri LankaColombo (SSC)25 Jun 2007Test # 1837
23y 144dEnglandv South AfricaCape Town25 Mar 1889Test # 32
23y 169dIndiav AustraliaDelhi10 Oct 1996Test # 1335
23y 217dWest Indiesv AustraliaAdelaide12 Dec 1930Test # 199
23y 292dEnglandv AustraliaMelbourne30 Dec 1882Test # 10
23y 319dNew Zealandv EnglandChristchurch14 Feb 1997Test # 1355
23y 343dWest Indiesv Sri LankaGalle14 Oct 2015Test # 2181
23y 354dZimbabwev Sri LankaColombo (RPS)11 Sep 1996Test # 1333
24y 23dPakistanv EnglandBirmingham31 May 1962Test # 530
24y 48dIndiav West IndiesKingston23 Feb 1983Test # 949
24y 95dWest Indiesv South AfricaDurban10 Jan 2008Test # 1860
24y 125dSouth Africav AustraliaAdelaide28 Jan 1994Test # 1246
24y 165dBangladeshv West IndiesChattogram21 Oct 2011Test # 2010
24y 194dEnglandv West IndiesNottingham5 Jun 1980Test # 880
24y 222dSouth Africav EnglandDurban13 Dec 1913Test # 130
24y 342dZimbabwev BangladeshDhaka8 Nov 2001Test # 1566
25y 8dWest Indiesv New ZealandHamilton9 Dec 2017Test # 2287
25y 40dEnglandv IndiaChennai6 Feb 1952Test # 348
25y 57dAustraliav PakistanPerth24 Mar 1979Test # 850
25y 77dEnglandv BangladeshChattogram12 Mar 2010Test # 1954
25y 81dSouth Africav AustraliaJohannesburg22 Feb 2002Test # 1590
25y 95dBangladeshv New ZealandSylhet28 Nov 2023Test # 2516
25y 117dEnglandv PakistanNottingham1 Jul 1954Test # 388
25y 133dEnglandv PakistanLord's12 Aug 1982Test # 932
25y 135dEnglandv AustraliaBirmingham5 Aug 1993Test # 1230
25y 138dSouth Africav EnglandJohannesburg2 Jan 1906Test # 88
25y 160dEnglandv South AfricaNottingham9 Jun 1955Test # 407
25y 179dZimbabwev BangladeshHarare4 Aug 2011Test # 2002
25y 198dAustraliav IndiaBrisbane17 Dec 2014Test # 2149
25y 217dZimbabwev PakistanKarachi1 Dec 1993Test # 1237
25y 223dSouth Africav EnglandJohannesburg13 Feb 1931Test # 206
25y 229dIndiav West IndiesChennai11 Jan 1988Test # 1089
25y 234dEnglandv South AfricaGqeberha12 Mar 1889Test # 31
25y 242dPakistanv South AfricaKarachi1 Oct 2007Test # 1843
25y 252dNew Zealandv PakistanKarachi30 Oct 1976Test # 784
25y 277dBangladeshv West IndiesKingstown9 Jul 2009Test # 1923
25y 279dSri Lankav BangladeshGalle8 Mar 2013Test # 2078
25y 287dPakistanv AustraliaLeeds21 Jul 2010Test # 1965
25y 309dSri Lankav EnglandLord's22 Aug 1991Test # 1176
25y 313dBangladeshv New ZealandHamilton18 Dec 2001Test # 1577
25y 324dAustraliav EnglandThe Oval6 Sep 1880Test # 4
25y 345dEnglandv AustraliaThe Oval14 Aug 1926Test # 167
25y 355dNew Zealandv ZimbabweBulawayo28 Jul 2016Test # 2210
Records includes the following current or recent matches:

Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Chattogram, 2nd Test, Mar 30-Apr 3, 2024 [Test # 2537]

Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Sylhet, 1st Test, Mar 22-25, 2024 [Test # 2536]

New Zealand v Australia at Christchurch, 2nd Test, Mar 8-11, 2024 [Test # 2535]