Most matches as captain
Player Span Mat Won Lost Tied Draw W/L %W %L
IM Chappell 1971-1975 30 17 5 0 10 3.40 56.66 16.66
GS Chappell 1975-1980 20 9 6 0 5 1.50 45.00 30.00
RB Simpson 1977-1978 10 4 6 0 1 0.66 40.00 60.00
WM Lawry 1970-1971 9 0 5 0 4 0.00 0.00 55.55
KJ Hughes 1979-1979 7 1 2 0 4 0.50 14.28 28.57
GN Yallop 1978-1979 7 2 6 0 0 0.33 28.57 85.71

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:
Australia v West Indies at Melbourne, 2nd Test, Dec 29, 1979 - Jan 1, 1980 [Test # 867]
Australia v England at Perth, 1st Test, Dec 14-19, 1979 [Test # 864]
Australia v West Indies at Brisbane, 1st Test, Dec 1-5, 1979 [Test # 862]