Youngest to score 15 test centuries

Alister Cook has been outstanding through out the ashes and scored important centuries to keep England in the winning side.

In the process he crossed 15 test centuries in no time.  He is still young and may well end up with more test centuries..

Here is a list of players who have achieved that feat in young age..

Youngest to score 15 Test centuries
Player Span Mat Inns Runs HS Ave 100 Match End Age
SR Tendulkar (India) 1989-1998 59 89 4265 179 53.31 15 Mar 10, 1998 24y 320d
AN Cook (Eng) 2006-2010 62 111 4814 235* 46.28 15 Dec 7, 2010 25y 347d
DG Bradman (Aus) 1928-1934 28 42 3849 334 98.69 15 Aug 22, 1934 25y 360d
RN Harvey (Aus) 1948-1955 39 67 3766 205 61.73 15 Jun 17, 1955 26y 252d
GC Smith (ICC/SA) 2002-2008 67 118 5507 277 48.73 15 Jul 14, 2008 27y 164d
JH Kallis (SA) 1995-2004 75 123 5486 189* 53.26 15 Jan 20, 2004 28y 96d
RT Ponting (Aus) 1995-2003 65 103 4423 197 49.14 15 Apr 13, 2003 28y 115d
KP Pietersen (Eng) 2005-2008 45 83 4039 226 50.48 15 Dec 23, 2008 28y 179d
RR Sarwan (WI) 2000-2009 81 142 5671 291 42.32 15 May 18, 2009 28y 329d
DPMD Jayawardene (SL) 1997-2006 82 134 6114 374 49.30 15 Jul 31, 2006 29y 65d
SM Gavaskar (India) 1971-1978 40 77 3673 220 51.73 15 Nov 19, 1978 29y 132d
V Sehwag (ICC/India) 2001-2008 59 100 5102 319 53.14 15 Aug 3, 2008 29y 288d
GS Sobers (WI) 1954-1966 53 90 4611 365* 57.63 15 Jun 4, 1966 29y 311d
Younis Khan (Pak) 2000-2007 57 103 4736 267 49.33 15 Dec 4, 2007 30y 5d
KC Sangakkara (SL) 2000-2007 68 112 5741 287 55.73 15 Nov 20, 2007 30y 24d
Javed Miandad (Pak) 1976-1987 86 133 6251 280* 54.35 15 Aug 11, 1987 30y 60d
MD Crowe (NZ) 1982-1992 63 106 4591 299 47.82 15 Dec 9, 1992 30y 78d
AR Border (Aus) 1978-1985 73 129 5485 196 51.74 15 Nov 12, 1985 30y 108d
R Dravid (India) 1996-2003 70 120 5909 222 55.22 15 Oct 12, 2003 30y 274d
MP Vaughan (Eng) 1999-2005 60 107 4399 197 44.43 15 Aug 15, 2005 30y 290d
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