Records / One-Day Internationals / Individual records (captains, players, umpires) / Most consecutive matches as captain of a team

Player Team Mat From Until
WJ Cronje South Africa 130 6 Dec 1994 27 Mar 2000
M Azharuddin India 98 6 Dec 1991 26 May 1996
SM Pollock South Africa 89 12 Apr 2000 3 Mar 2003
DPMD Jayawardene Sri Lanka 85 19 Mar 2006 8 Feb 2009
ADR Campbell Zimbabwe 76 26 Aug 1996 24 Oct 1999
Misbah-ul-Haq Pakistan 75 28 May 2011 10 Oct 2014
MS Dhoni India 69 29 Sep 2007 18 Dec 2009
LRD Mendis Sri Lanka 60 19 Mar 1983 30 Oct 1987
SP Fleming New Zealand 56 25 Mar 1999 28 Feb 2001
A Ranatunga Sri Lanka 55 16 Jan 1996 24 Jan 1998
IVA Richards West Indies 54 9 Mar 1985 12 Mar 1988
SR Tendulkar India 54 28 Aug 1996 28 Dec 1997
AR Border Australia 53 9 Apr 1987 8 Mar 1990
RB Richardson West Indies 51 17 Oct 1991 1 Nov 1993
SR Waugh Australia 49 11 Apr 1999 11 Jan 2001
ST Jayasuriya Sri Lanka 47 22 Aug 1999 25 Mar 2001
Waqar Younis Pakistan 47 8 Apr 2001 27 Nov 2002
SO Tikolo Kenya 43 23 Mar 2006 19 Apr 2009
MA Taylor Australia 42 14 Apr 1994 17 Mar 1996
AN Cook England 41 3 Sep 2011 23 Jun 2013
A Ranatunga Sri Lanka 39 5 Apr 1998 30 May 1999
N Kapil Dev India 38 22 Mar 1985 17 Jan 1987
RT Ponting Australia 38 21 Jan 2003 29 Jan 2004
Mohammad Ashraful Bangladesh 38 20 Jul 2007 23 Jan 2009
AR Border Australia 37 6 Jan 1985 29 Mar 1986
Mushfiqur Rahim Bangladesh 37 13 Oct 2011 25 Aug 2014
AD Mathews Sri Lanka 37* 26 Jul 2013 26 Nov 2014
KC Wessels South Africa 36 26 Feb 1992 18 Dec 1993
A Ranatunga Sri Lanka 36 3 Aug 1994 21 Dec 1995
LK Germon New Zealand 36 15 Nov 1995 4 Mar 1997
SP Fleming New Zealand 36 25 Mar 1997 9 Jan 1999
DL Vettori New Zealand 36 25 Nov 2007 6 Mar 2009
RT Ponting Australia 36 12 Sep 2009 3 Jul 2010
ST Jayasuriya Sri Lanka 35 8 Apr 2001 5 Aug 2002
CL Hooper West Indies 35 28 Apr 2001 9 Nov 2002
MD Crowe New Zealand 34 2 Nov 1990 4 Dec 1992
SP Fleming New Zealand 34 24 Apr 2002 9 Nov 2003
HH Streak Zimbabwe 34 10 Feb 2003 14 Mar 2004
Saleem Malik Pakistan 33 3 Mar 1994 26 Feb 1995
Shahid Afridi Pakistan 33 31 Jan 2010 5 May 2011
GP Howarth New Zealand 32 21 Dec 1980 17 Mar 1983
A Ranatunga Sri Lanka 32 15 Aug 1992 20 Feb 1994
N Hussain England 32 13 Oct 2001 16 Feb 2003
MP Vaughan England 32 1 Jul 2003 2 Feb 2005
P Utseya Zimbabwe 32 29 Jul 2006 24 Jan 2008
IH Romaine Bermuda 32* 19 Aug 2006 8 Apr 2009
BRM Taylor Zimbabwe 32 12 Aug 2011 24 Jul 2014
PW Borren Netherlands 31* 16 Feb 2010 28 Jan 2014
AB de Villiers South Africa 31 10 Mar 2013 19 Aug 2014
A Ranatunga Sri Lanka 30 4 Nov 1988 6 Feb 1991
T Taibu Zimbabwe 29 20 Apr 2004 4 Sep 2005
Habibul Bashar Bangladesh 29 23 Dec 2004 30 Jul 2006
BC Lara West Indies 29 29 Apr 2006 21 Jan 2007
Shoaib Malik Pakistan 29 18 May 2007 29 Jun 2008
DJG Sammy West Indies 29 15 Oct 2011 10 Feb 2013
RGD Willis England 28 2 Jun 1982 9 Mar 1984
A Flower Zimbabwe 28 10 Nov 1993 6 Mar 1996
SC Ganguly India 28 28 Jan 2002 18 Nov 2002
SC Ganguly India 28 6 Feb 2004 12 Apr 2005
P Utseya Zimbabwe 28 17 Oct 2008 27 Oct 2009
AJ Strauss England 28 19 Jun 2010 26 Mar 2011
WTS Porterfield Ireland 28 26 Sep 2010 6 May 2014
AR Border Australia 27 26 Feb 1991 6 Dec 1992
HH Streak Zimbabwe 27 27 Sep 2000 11 Apr 2001
GC Smith South Africa 27 25 Jan 2004 27 Feb 2005
Habibul Bashar Bangladesh 27 7 Oct 2006 12 May 2007
BC Lara West Indies 26 16 May 1999 11 Jan 2000
Shakib Al Hasan Bangladesh 26 26 Jul 2009 21 Jun 2010
SC Ganguly India 25 9 Mar 2000 11 Dec 2000
SR Waugh Australia 25 26 Jan 2001 3 Feb 2002
Inzamam-ul-Haq Pakistan 25 3 Dec 2003 30 Sep 2004
R Dravid India 25 21 Jan 2007 8 Sep 2007

* indicates an ongoing sequence

Records include the following recent matches:
Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (RPS), 1st ODI, Nov 26, 2014 [ODI # 3554]
Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Dhaka, 3rd ODI, Nov 26, 2014 [ODI # 3553]
Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Chittagong, 2nd ODI, Nov 23, 2014 [ODI # 3552]
Australia v South Africa at Sydney, 5th ODI, Nov 23, 2014 [ODI # 3551]

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