Player Age Runs Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
Javed Miandad 19y 140d 206 Pakistan v New Zealand Karachi 30 Oct 1976 Test # 784
GA Headley 20y 308d 223 West Indies v England Kingston 3 Apr 1930 Test # 193
VG Kambli 21y 32d 224 India v England Mumbai 19 Feb 1993 Test # 1214
GS Sobers 21y 213d 365* West Indies v Pakistan Kingston 26 Feb 1958 Test # 450
GC Smith 21y 259d 200 South Africa v Bangladesh East London 18 Oct 2002 Test # 1619
DPMD Jayawardene 21y 273d 242 Sri Lanka v India Colombo (SSC) 24 Feb 1999 Test # 1445
SM Gavaskar 21y 277d 220 India v West Indies Port of Spain 13 Apr 1971 Test # 686
DG Bradman 21y 304d 254 Australia v England Lord's 27 Jun 1930 Test # 195
JA Rudolph 21y 355d 222* South Africa v Bangladesh Chittagong 24 Apr 2003 Test # 1640
L Hutton 22y 58d 364 England v Australia The Oval 20 Aug 1938 Test # 266
DI Gower 22y 102d 200* England v India Birmingham 12 Jul 1979 Test # 851
CH Gayle 22y 280d 204 West Indies v New Zealand St George's 28 Jun 2002 Test # 1608
RG Pollock 22y 307d 209 South Africa v Australia Cape Town 31 Dec 1966 Test # 613
WJ Edrich 22y 342d 219 England v South Africa Durban 3 Mar 1939 Test # 271
RB Kanhai 23y 5d 256 West Indies v India Kolkata 31 Dec 1958 Test # 463
Hanif Mohammad 23y 27d 337 Pakistan v West Indies Bridgetown 17 Jan 1958 Test # 446
Nawab of Pataudi 23y 34d 203* India v England Delhi 8 Feb 1964 Test # 556
LG Rowe 23y 39d 214 West Indies v New Zealand Kingston 16 Feb 1972 Test # 693
KD Walters 23y 55d 242 Australia v West Indies Sydney 14 Feb 1969 Test # 646
JE Root 23y 164d 200* England v Sri Lanka Lord's 12 Jun 2014 Test # 2124
EJ Barlow 23y 165d 201 South Africa v Australia Adelaide 24 Jan 1964 Test # 553
BC Lara 23y 245d 277 West Indies v Australia Sydney 2 Jan 1993 Test # 1208
Zaheer Abbas 23y 314d 274 Pakistan v England Birmingham 3 Jun 1971 Test # 687
RR Sarwan 23y 347d 261* West Indies v Bangladesh Kingston 4 Jun 2004 Test # 1703
DJ McGlew 23y 360d 255* South Africa v New Zealand Wellington 6 Mar 1953 Test # 368

Ages are shown as at the start of the match concerned.
Only the first double-century by a player is shown.

Records include the following recent matches:
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (SSC), 2nd Test, Aug 14-18, 2014 [Test # 2136]
England v India at The Oval, 5th Test, Aug 15-17, 2014 [Test # 2137]
Zimbabwe v South Africa at Harare, Only Test, Aug 9-12, 2014 [Test # 2135]

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WG Grace, Fred Grace and Edward Grace, all brothers, made their debuts in the same Test match, versus Australia at The Oval, in 1880. Another set of brothers, Alec Hearne, George Hearne and Jack Hearne, also made their debuts for England in the same Test, versus South Africa at Newlands in 1892.

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