Most matches as captain
Player Span Mat Won Lost Tied Draw W/L %W %L
GC Smith (ICC/SA) 2003-2014 109 53 29 0 27 1.82 48.62 26.60
AR Border (Aus) 1984-1994 93 32 22 1 38 1.45 34.40 23.65
SP Fleming (NZ) 1997-2006 80 28 27 0 25 1.03 35.00 33.75
RT Ponting (Aus) 2004-2010 77 48 16 0 13 3.00 62.33 20.77
CH Lloyd (WI) 1974-1985 74 36 12 0 26 3.00 48.64 16.21
MS Dhoni (India) 2008-2014 60 27 18 0 15 1.50 45.00 30.00
SR Waugh (Aus) 1999-2004 57 41 9 0 7 4.55 71.92 15.78
A Ranatunga (SL) 1989-1999 56 12 19 0 25 0.63 21.42 33.92
MA Atherton (Eng) 1993-2001 54 13 21 0 20 0.61 24.07 38.88
WJ Cronje (SA) 1994-2000 53 27 11 0 15 2.45 50.94 20.75
MP Vaughan (Eng) 2003-2008 51 26 11 0 14 2.36 50.98 21.56
IVA Richards (WI) 1980-1991 50 27 8 0 15 3.37 54.00 16.00
AJ Strauss (Eng) 2006-2012 50 24 11 0 15 2.18 48.00 22.00
MA Taylor (Aus) 1994-1999 50 26 13 0 11 2.00 52.00 26.00
SC Ganguly (India) 2000-2005 49 21 13 0 15 1.61 42.85 26.53
GS Chappell (Aus) 1975-1983 48 21 13 0 14 1.61 43.75 27.08
Imran Khan (Pak) 1982-1992 48 14 8 0 26 1.75 29.16 16.66
M Azharuddin (India) 1990-1999 47 14 14 0 19 1.00 29.78 29.78
SM Gavaskar (India) 1976-1985 47 9 8 0 30 1.12 19.14 17.02
BC Lara (WI) 1997-2006 47 10 26 0 11 0.38 21.27 55.31
N Hussain (Eng) 1999-2003 45 17 15 0 13 1.13 37.77 33.33
MJ Clarke (Aus) 2011-2015 42 22 13 0 7 1.69 52.38 30.95
PBH May (Eng) 1955-1961 41 20 10 0 11 2.00 48.78 24.39
Nawab of Pataudi (India) 1962-1975 40 9 19 0 12 0.47 22.50 47.50
Misbah-ul-Haq (Pak) 2010-2015 39* 17 11 0 10 1.54 43.58 28.20
RB Simpson (Aus) 1964-1978 39 12 12 0 15 1.00 30.76 30.76
GS Sobers (WI) 1965-1972 39 9 10 0 20 0.90 23.07 25.64
ST Jayasuriya (SL) 1999-2002 38 18 12 0 8 1.50 47.36 31.57
DPMD Jayawardene (SL) 2006-2013 38 18 12 0 8 1.50 47.36 31.57
GA Gooch (Eng) 1988-1993 34 10 12 0 12 0.83 29.41 35.29
Javed Miandad (Pak) 1980-1993 34 14 6 0 14 2.33 41.17 17.64
N Kapil Dev (India) 1983-1987 34 4 7 1 22 0.57 11.76 20.58
JR Reid (NZ) 1956-1965 34 3 18 0 13 0.16 8.82 52.94
AN Cook (Eng) 2010-2015 33 14 10 0 9 1.40 42.42 30.30
DI Gower (Eng) 1982-1989 32 5 18 0 9 0.27 15.62 56.25
DL Vettori (NZ) 2007-2011 32 6 16 0 10 0.37 18.75 50.00
JM Brearley (Eng) 1977-1981 31 18 4 0 9 4.50 58.06 12.90
R Illingworth (Eng) 1969-1973 31 12 5 0 14 2.40 38.70 16.12
Inzamam-ul-Haq (Pak) 2001-2007 31 11 11 0 9 1.00 35.48 35.48
IM Chappell (Aus) 1971-1975 30 15 5 0 10 3.00 50.00 16.66
ER Dexter (Eng) 1961-1964 30 9 7 0 14 1.28 30.00 23.33
GP Howarth (NZ) 1980-1985 30 11 7 0 12 1.57 36.66 23.33
DJG Sammy (WI) 2010-2013 30 8 12 0 10 0.66 26.66 40.00
R Benaud (Aus) 1958-1963 28 12 4 1 11 3.00 42.85 14.28
KJ Hughes (Aus) 1979-1984 28 4 13 0 11 0.30 14.28 46.42
MC Cowdrey (Eng) 1959-1969 27 8 4 0 15 2.00 29.62 14.81
SM Pollock (SA) 2000-2003 26 14 5 0 7 2.80 53.84 19.23
R Dravid (India) 2003-2007 25 8 6 0 11 1.33 32.00 24.00
WM Lawry (Aus) 1968-1971 25 9 8 0 8 1.12 36.00 32.00
MJK Smith (Eng) 1964-1966 25 5 3 0 17 1.66 20.00 12.00
SR Tendulkar (India) 1996-2000 25 4 9 0 12 0.44 16.00 36.00
Wasim Akram (Pak) 1993-1999 25 12 8 0 5 1.50 48.00 32.00
WM Woodfull (Aus) 1930-1934 25 14 7 0 4 2.00 56.00 28.00
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:
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Pallekele, 3rd Test, Jul 3-7, 2015 [Test # 2169 - Live]
    » Sri Lanka 161/4 (50.0 ov, J Mubarak 35*, AD Mathews 52*, Imran Khan 0/23) - Drinks
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (PSS), 2nd Test, Jun 25-29, 2015 [Test # 2168]
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Galle, 1st Test, Jun 17-21, 2015 [Test # 2167]

Statsguru Trivia

Use Statsguru to submit your own queries and mail us the urls here

Did you know?

When England's Wilfred Rhodes and Bert Strudwick shared a 10th-wicket stand of 14 against Australia at The Oval in 1926, they became the oldest pair (collective age) to bat together in Test history. Rhodes was 48 years old at the time while Strudwick was 46, making their collective age 94 years.

Random Record

Most consecutive five-wickets-in-an-innings - Test matches

Sponsored Links

Tournament, match & LIVE fixed odds at bet365