Youngest Player to Take 5 Wickets in an Innings (Tests)
† = On debut.
Bold = record less than 3 years old.
Date column and player's age correspond to first day of match.
    Name     Opp Venue Date
1 Nasim-ul-Ghani (Pak) 16y 303d 5-116 WI Georgetown 13 Mar 1958
2 Naseem Shah (Pak) 16y 307d 5-31 SL Karachi 19 Dec 2019
3 Mohammad Amir (Pak) 17y 257d 5-79 Aus Melbourne 26 Dec 2009
4 Nayeem Hasan (Ban) 17y 355d 5-61 † WI Chittagong 22 Nov 2018
5 Enamul Haque jnr (Ban) 18y 32d 6-45 Zim Chittagong MAS 6 Jan 2005
6 DL Vettori (NZ) 18y 46d 5-84 SL Hamilton 14 Mar 1997
7 PJ Cummins (Aus) 18y 193d 6-79 SAf Johannesburg 17 Nov 2011
8 Shahid Afridi (Pak) 18y 235d 5-52 Aus Karachi 22 Oct 1998
9 Wasim Akram (Pak) 18y 251d 5-56 NZ Dunedin CB 9 Feb 1985
10 RJ Shastri (Ind) 18y 290d 5-125 NZ Auckland 13 Mar 1981
11 E Chigumbura (Zim) 18y 298d 5-54 Ban Chittagong MAS 6 Jan 2005
12 Shahid Nazir (Pak) 18y 318d 5-53 Zim Sheikhupura 17 Oct 1996
13 L Sivaramakrishnan (Ind) 18y 333d 6-64 Eng Mumbai 28 Nov 1984
14 Waqar Younis (Pak) 18y 336d 7-86 NZ Lahore 18 Oct 1990
15 Mehedi Hasan (Ban) 18y 361d 6-80 † Eng Chittagong 20 Oct 2016
16 Jubair Hossain (Ban) 19y 61d 5-96 Zim Chittagong 12 Nov 2014
17 ND Hirwani (Ind) 19y 85d 8-61 † WI Chennai 11 Jan 1988
18 A Cotter (Aus) 19y 93d 6-40 Eng Melbourne 5 Mar 1904
19 KR Pushpakumara (SL) 19y 97d 7-116 Zim Harare 26 Oct 1994
= I Sharma (Ind) 19y 97d 5-118 Pak Bangalore 8 Dec 2007
21 TG Southee (NZ) 19y 102d 5-55 † Eng Napier 22 Mar 2008
22 Shahadat Hossain (Ban) 19y 213d 5-86 SL Bogra 8 Mar 2006
23 C Sharma (Ind) 19y 246d 5-118 SL Colombo PS 6 Sep 1985
24 JJ Ferris (Aus) 19y 252d 5-76 † Eng Sydney 28 Jan 1887
= MG Melle (SAf) 19y 252d 5-113 † Aus Johannesburg EP 10 Feb 1950
26 Shaheen Shah Afridi (Pak) 19y 257d 5-77 SL Karachi 19 Dec 2019
27 CN McCarthy (SAf) 19y 267d 6-43 † Eng Durban 16 Dec 1948
28 HH Streak (Zim) 19y 268d 5-56 Pak Rawalpindi 9 Dec 1993
29 PR Adams (SAf) 19y 323d 6-55 Ind Kanpur 8 Dec 1996
30 CBRLS Kumara (SL) 19y 324d 6-122 SAf Cape Town 2 Jan 2017


Copyright © 2020 HowzStat Cricket Database.