By Minutes
Minutes Batsman Match Location Year
27 Mohammad Ashraful Bangladesh v India Mirpur 2007
28 JT Brown England v Australia Melbourne 1894-95
29 SA Durani India v England Kanpur 1963-64
30 EAV Williams West Indies v England Bridgetown 1947-48
30 BR Taylor New Zealand v West Indies Auckland 1968-69
31 WJ O'Reilly Australia v South Africa Johannesburg 1935-36
32 R Benaud Australia v West Indies Kingston 1954-55
32 WJ Cronje South Africa v Sri Lanka Centurion 1997-98

By Balls Faced (where known)
Balls Batsman Match Location Year
21 Misbah-ul-Haq Pakistan v Australia Abu Dhabi 2014-15
24 JH Kallis South Africa v Zimbabwe Cape Town 2004-05
25 S Shillingford West Indies v New Zealand Kingston 2014
26 Shahid Afridi Pakistan v India Bangalore 2004-05
26 Mohammad Ashraful Bangaldesh v India Mirpur 2007
27 Yousuf Youhana Pakistan v South Africa Cape Town 2002-03
28 EAV Williams West Indies v England Bridgetown 1947-48
28 IT Botham England v India Delhi 1981-82
28 CH Gayle West Indiies v New Zealand Port of Spain 2014
29 B Yardley Australia v West Indies Bridgetown 1977-78
29 TG Southee New Zealand v England Napier 2007-08
30 N Kapil Dev India v Pakistan Karachi 1982-83
30 TM Dilshan Sri Lanka v New Zealand Galle 2009
30 BB McCullum New Zealand v Pakistan Sharjah 2014-15
31 A Ranatunga Sri Lanka v India Kanpur 1986-87
31 WJ Cronje South Africa v Sri Lanka Centurion 1997-98
32 IVA Richards West Indies v India Kingston 1982-83
32 IT Botham England v New Zealand The Oval 1986
32 V Sehwag India v England Chennai 2008-09
32 MA Starc Australia v South Africa Perth 2012-13

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Virat Kohli scored 256 runs (115 and 141) against Australia, at the Adelaide Oval. This is the most runs scored by any player on captaincy debut and the first time that a player has scored two hundreds on captaincy debut in an overseas Test.

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