Most matches as captain
Player Span Mat Won Lost Tied Draw W/L %W %L
PBH May (ENG) 1955-1959 35 18 10 0 8 1.80 51.42 28.57
AL Hassett (AUS) 1949-1953 23 14 4 0 6 3.50 60.86 17.39
L Hutton (ENG) 1952-1955 23 12 4 0 8 3.00 52.17 17.39
AH Kardar (PAK) 1952-1958 23 6 6 0 11 1.00 26.08 26.08
IWG Johnson (AUS) 1954-1956 17 7 6 0 5 1.16 41.17 35.29
JE Cheetham (SA) 1952-1955 15 7 5 0 3 1.40 46.66 33.33
JDC Goddard (WI) 1950-1957 15 5 8 0 3 0.62 33.33 53.33
VS Hazare (INDIA) 1951-1953 14 1 5 0 9 0.20 7.14 35.71
FCM Alexander (WI) 1958-1959 13 8 3 0 3 2.66 61.53 23.07
FR Brown (ENG) 1950-1951 13 5 6 0 2 0.83 38.46 46.15
JB Stollmeyer (WI) 1952-1955 13 3 4 0 6 0.75 23.07 30.76
R Benaud (AUS) 1958-1959 10 8 1 0 2 8.00 80.00 10.00
JR Reid (NZ) 1956-1959 10 1 7 0 2 0.14 10.00 70.00
HB Cave (NZ) 1955-1956 9 0 5 0 5 0.00 0.00 55.55
AD Nourse (SA) 1949-1951 9 1 6 0 2 0.16 11.11 66.66
PR Umrigar (INDIA) 1955-1958 8 2 2 0 5 1.00 25.00 25.00
CB van Ryneveld (SA) 1956-1958 8 2 4 0 2 0.50 25.00 50.00
DS Atkinson (WI) 1955-1956 7 3 3 0 1 1.00 42.85 42.85
MH Mankad (INDIA) 1955-1959 6 0 1 0 5 0.00 0.00 16.66
L Amarnath (INDIA) 1952-1952 5 2 1 0 2 2.00 40.00 20.00
ID Craig (AUS) 1957-1958 5 3 0 0 2 - 60.00 0.00
Fazal Mahmood (PAK) 1959-1959 5 2 2 0 1 1.00 40.00 40.00
GO Rabone (NZ) 1953-1955 5 0 4 0 1 0.00 0.00 80.00
DK Gaekwad (INDIA) 1959-1959 4 0 4 0 0 0.00 0.00 100.00
ND Howard (ENG) 1951-1952 4 1 0 0 4 - 25.00 0.00
DJ McGlew (SA) 1955-1957 4 2 1 0 1 2.00 50.00 25.00
B Sutcliffe (NZ) 1952-1954 4 0 3 0 1 0.00 0.00 75.00
Ghulam Ahmed (INDIA) 1955-1959 3 0 3 0 1 0.00 0.00 100.00
NWD Yardley (ENG) 1950-1950 3 1 2 0 0 0.50 33.33 66.66
MC Cowdrey (ENG) 1959-1959 2 2 0 0 0 - 100.00 0.00
WA Hadlee (NZ) 1951-1951 2 0 1 0 1 0.00 0.00 50.00
AR Morris (AUS) 1951-1954 2 0 2 0 0 0.00 0.00 100.00
GS Ramchand (INDIA) 1959-1959 2 1 1 0 0 1.00 50.00 50.00
DS Sheppard (ENG) 1954-1954 2 1 0 0 1 - 50.00 0.00
WM Wallace (NZ) 1953-1953 2 0 1 0 1 0.00 0.00 50.00
HR Adhikari (INDIA) 1959-1959 1 0 0 0 1 0.00 0.00 0.00
DB Carr (ENG) 1952-1952 1 0 1 0 0 0.00 0.00 100.00
Imtiaz Ahmed (PAK) 1959-1959 1 0 1 0 0 0.00 0.00 100.00
RR Lindwall (AUS) 1956-1956 1 0 0 0 1 0.00 0.00 0.00
P Roy (INDIA) 1959-1959 1 0 1 0 0 0.00 0.00 100.00

Performances in matches that overlap decades are credited to the year in which they occurred - this results in some unknown data, especially in regard to bowling figures

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
India v Australia at Kanpur, 2nd Test, Dec 19-24, 1959 [Test # 483]
India v Australia at Delhi, 1st Test, Dec 12-16, 1959 [Test # 482]
Pakistan v Australia at Karachi, 3rd Test, Dec 4-9, 1959 [Test # 481]