Most matches as captain
Player Span Mat Won Lost Tied Draw W/L %W %L
MS Dhoni (INDIA) 2007-2016 66 31 29 0 1 1.06 46.96 43.93
SP Fleming (NZ) 1997-2007 57 11 40 0 5 0.27 19.29 70.17
CH Lloyd (WI) 1975-1985 53 33 16 1 3 2.06 62.26 30.18
GC Smith (ICC/SA) 2005-2014 37 13 21 0 3 0.61 35.13 56.75
IVA Richards (WI) 1982-1991 33 16 13 0 4 1.23 48.48 39.39
WJ Cronje (SA) 1994-1999 32 14 15 1 2 0.93 43.75 46.87
JM Brearley (ENG) 1977-1981 30 19 7 0 3 2.71 63.33 23.33
AJ Strauss (ENG) 2009-2011 30 10 17 0 3 0.58 33.33 56.66
M Azharuddin (INDIA) 1990-1999 29 10 18 0 1 0.55 34.48 62.06
Imran Khan (PAK) 1982-1992 29 11 13 0 3 0.84 37.93 44.82
BC Lara (WI) 1999-2007 29 10 18 0 0 0.55 34.48 62.06
A Ranatunga (SL) 1989-1999 29 8 18 0 3 0.44 27.58 62.06
RB Richardson (WI) 1991-1996 26 11 11 0 3 1.00 42.30 42.30
AN Cook (ENG) 2012-2015 25 12 11 0 2 1.09 48.00 44.00
SC Ganguly (INDIA) 2000-2004 25 7 14 0 3 0.50 28.00 56.00
N Kapil Dev (INDIA) 1983-1987 25 9 9 1 5 1.00 36.00 36.00
GP Howarth (NZ) 1980-1983 24 9 12 0 2 0.75 37.50 50.00
DPMD Jayawardene (SL) 2007-2013 24 7 16 0 0 0.43 29.16 66.66
DL Vettori (NZ) 2005-2011 24 4 17 1 0 0.23 16.66 70.83
Javed Miandad (PAK) 1980-1993 23 10 8 1 4 1.25 43.47 34.78
SM Pollock (ICC/SA) 2000-2005 23 5 16 2 0 0.31 21.73 69.56
AC MacLaren (ENG) 1897-1909 22 4 11 0 7 0.36 18.18 50.00
MA Atherton (ENG) 1993-2001 20 8 10 0 2 0.80 40.00 50.00
SM Gavaskar (INDIA) 1979-1985 20 5 8 0 5 0.62 25.00 40.00
DI Gower (ENG) 1985-1989 19 5 9 1 4 0.55 26.31 47.36
DJG Sammy (WI) 2012-2014 19 6 11 1 1 0.54 31.57 57.89
KC Wessels (SA) 1992-1994 19 8 9 0 2 0.88 42.10 47.36
CH Gayle (WI) 2008-2010 18 1 15 0 1 0.06 5.55 83.33
Wasim Akram (PAK) 1995-2000 18 6 12 0 0 0.50 33.33 66.66
MD Crowe (NZ) 1990-1993 17 5 10 0 2 0.50 29.41 58.82
GA Gooch (ENG) 1989-1993 16 2 11 0 3 0.18 12.50 68.75
MP Vaughan (ENG) 2004-2007 16 6 6 1 2 1.00 37.50 37.50
JV Coney (NZ) 1985-1986 15 6 6 0 2 1.00 40.00 40.00
MW Gatting (ENG) 1986-1988 15 6 6 0 3 1.00 40.00 40.00
N Hussain (ENG) 2001-2003 15 2 13 0 0 0.15 13.33 86.66
EJG Morgan (ENG) 2013-2017 15 5 9 0 0 0.55 33.33 60.00
AJ Stewart (ENG) 1998-2001 15 3 11 0 1 0.27 20.00 73.33
JC Adams (WI) 1999-2001 14 1 12 1 0 0.08 7.14 85.71
MS Atapattu (SL) 2003-2006 14 4 9 0 1 0.44 28.57 64.28
CA Walsh (WI) 1995-1997 14 7 7 0 0 1.00 50.00 50.00
F du Plessis (SA) 2014-2016 13 8 5 0 0 1.60 61.53 38.46
WG Grace (ENG) 1888-1899 13 8 3 0 2 2.66 61.53 23.07
PBH May (ENG) 1956-1961 13 3 6 0 4 0.50 23.07 46.15
Waqar Younis (PAK) 2001-2003 13 3 9 0 0 0.33 23.07 69.23
JWHT Douglas (ENG) 1911-1921 12 4 8 0 0 0.50 33.33 66.66
R Illingworth (ENG) 1970-1972 12 4 3 0 5 1.33 33.33 25.00
ST Jayasuriya (SL) 1999-2003 12 4 6 0 2 0.66 33.33 50.00
BB McCullum (NZ) 2009-2016 12 3 7 0 1 0.42 25.00 58.33
Misbah-ul-Haq (PAK) 2009-2017 12 4 8 0 0 0.50 33.33 66.66
SR Tendulkar (INDIA) 1996-2000 12 3 9 0 0 0.33 25.00 75.00
By default, the shading indicates records from the past week, or failing that, the most recent entry.
Adjust: most recent | past week | past month | past 6 months | past year | 4 years | 10 years | 25 years | post-war
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
India v Australia at Indore, 3rd ODI, Sep 24, 2017 [ODI # 3914]
India v Australia at Kolkata, 2nd ODI, Sep 21, 2017 [ODI # 3912]
India v Australia at Chennai, 1st ODI, Sep 17, 2017 [ODI # 3910]