In cricket, there are many players who make their international debut at a very young age. They become a part of the national team in their early 20s or even before that, and bag limelight in the international cricket with their impressive performance. Such players also manage to earn brilliant stats in batting or bowling at a very young age.
Many legendary cricketers made their international debut at a very young age and managed to entertain and impress fans in their early twenties. There were many batsmen who were like a run-machine since the start of their international career. They piled a lot of runs before reaching the age of 25. Here we take a glance at 5 batsmen with the most runs in international cricket before turning 25 years old.
5 Batsmen With The Most Runs In International Cricket Before Turning 25 Years Old
Virat Kohli- 6681 Runs
Indian skipper Virat Kohli is the 5th batsman on this list. Kohli made his international debut in 2008 at the age of 19. The Indian cricketer smashed 6681 runs in international cricket before the age of 25. He had a batting average of 47.72. The right-handed batsman had also smashed 21 centuries and 36 half-centuries before turning 25 years old.
Now, the 32-year-old player accounts for 22,818 runs in his international career with 70 centuries and 115 half-centuries. Kohli has scored 7490 runs in 91 Tests, 12,169 runs in 254 ODIs, and 3159 runs in 90 T20Is.