Most matches as captain
Player Span Mat Won Lost Tied Draw W/L %W %L
SP Fleming (NZ) 1997-2007 46 12 27 0 3 0.44 26.08 58.69
RT Ponting (AUS) 2002-2009 44 26 16 1 1 1.62 59.09 36.36
MS Dhoni (INDIA) 2007-2015 36 16 17 0 2 0.94 44.44 47.22
SR Waugh (AUS) 1997-2002 26 13 11 2 0 1.18 50.00 42.30
ST Jayasuriya (SL) 2000-2003 25 9 13 1 2 0.69 36.00 52.00
BC Lara (WI) 1998-2007 22 4 16 0 1 0.25 18.18 72.72
Misbah-ul-Haq (PAK) 2010-2015 22 7 13 0 2 0.53 31.81 59.09
MP Vaughan (ENG) 2003-2008 22 7 10 1 3 0.70 31.81 45.45
M Azharuddin (INDIA) 1991-1999 21 6 12 0 3 0.50 28.57 57.14
AR Border (AUS) 1992-1994 21 10 9 0 2 1.11 47.61 42.85
SC Ganguly (INDIA) 2000-2004 20 8 9 0 2 0.88 40.00 45.00
BB McCullum (NZ) 2009-2015 20 5 14 0 0 0.35 25.00 70.00
A Ranatunga (SL) 1993-1999 20 5 12 0 2 0.41 25.00 60.00
SR Tendulkar (INDIA) 1996-2000 18 4 12 0 1 0.33 22.22 66.66
MA Atherton (ENG) 1994-1996 17 4 8 0 5 0.50 23.52 47.05
CL Hooper (WI) 1999-2003 17 4 11 0 2 0.36 23.52 64.70
MA Taylor (AUS) 1994-1998 16 8 6 0 2 1.33 50.00 37.50
KS Williamson (NZ) 2015-2017 16 4 9 0 3 0.44 25.00 56.25
AD Mathews (SL) 2013-2017 14 4 9 0 1 0.44 28.57 64.28
SPD Smith (AUS) 2016-2016 14 4 9 0 0 0.44 28.57 64.28
CH Gayle (WI) 2007-2010 13 1 11 0 1 0.09 7.69 84.61
EJG Morgan (ENG) 2016-2017 13 6 7 0 0 0.85 46.15 53.84
MJ Clarke (AUS) 2011-2014 12 6 4 0 2 1.50 50.00 33.33
R Dravid (INDIA) 2005-2007 12 5 7 0 0 0.71 41.66 58.33
Inzamam-ul-Haq (PAK) 2003-2007 12 4 6 0 1 0.66 33.33 50.00
AJ Strauss (ENG) 2009-2012 12 5 4 0 3 1.25 41.66 33.33
E Chigumbura (ZIM) 2010-2015 11 0 11 0 0 0.00 0.00 100.00
AN Cook (ENG) 2009-2016 11 5 4 0 1 1.25 45.45 36.36
N Hussain (ENG) 1999-2003 11 2 6 0 3 0.33 18.18 54.54
Mohammad Ashraful (BDESH) 2007-2008 11 0 11 0 0 0.00 0.00 100.00
Waqar Younis (PAK) 2000-2003 11 2 9 0 0 0.22 18.18 81.81
MS Atapattu (SL) 2002-2006 10 6 3 0 1 2.00 60.00 30.00
GJ Bailey (AUS) 2012-2014 10 7 3 0 0 2.33 70.00 30.00
AL Hassett (AUS) 1949-1953 10 6 2 0 2 3.00 60.00 20.00
PBH May (ENG) 1955-1957 10 5 4 0 1 1.25 50.00 40.00
RB Richardson (WI) 1992-1996 10 6 4 0 0 1.50 60.00 40.00
KR Rutherford (NZ) 1993-1995 10 4 6 0 0 0.66 40.00 60.00
DL Vettori (NZ) 2007-2011 10 2 8 0 0 0.25 20.00 80.00
DJ Bravo (WI) 2007-2013 9 1 7 1 0 0.14 11.11 77.77
S Chanderpaul (WI) 2005-2005 9 0 7 0 2 0.00 0.00 77.77
JO Holder (WI) 2015-2016 9 3 6 0 0 0.50 33.33 66.66
RB Simpson (AUS) 1964-1967 9 2 4 0 3 0.50 22.22 44.44
AJ Stewart (ENG) 1992-1999 9 3 4 0 2 0.75 33.33 44.44
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
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
England v South Africa at Manchester, 4th Test, Aug 4-7, 2017 [Test # 2268]
England v South Africa at The Oval, 3rd Test, Jul 27-31, 2017 [Test # 2266]
England v South Africa at Nottingham, 2nd Test, Jul 14-17, 2017 [Test # 2264]