Most matches as captain
Player Span Mat Won Lost Tied Draw W/L %W %L
SM Gavaskar (INDIA) 1979-1985 6 2 1 0 3 2.00 33.33 16.66
M Azharuddin (INDIA) 1993-1999 4 2 1 0 1 2.00 50 25
SC Ganguly (INDIA) 2001-2004 3 2 0 0 1 - 66.66 0
N Kapil Dev (INDIA) 1983-1987 3 0 0 1 2 0.00 0 0
V Kohli (INDIA) 2016-2021 3 2 1 0 0 2.00 66.66 33.33
Nawab of Pataudi (INDIA) 1967-1975 3 1 1 0 1 1.00 33.33 33.33
L Amarnath (INDIA) 1949-1952 2 0 1 0 1 0.00 0 50
BS Bedi (INDIA) 1976-1977 2 1 1 0 0 1.00 50 50
MS Dhoni (INDIA) 2008-2013 2 2 0 0 0 - 100 0
CH Lloyd (WI) 1975-1983 2 0 1 0 1 0.00 0 50
JE Root (ENG) 2021-2021 2 1 1 0 0 1.00 50 50
Asif Iqbal (PAK) 1980-1980 1 0 1 0 0 0.00 0 100
MS Atapattu (SL) 2005-2005 1 0 0 0 1 0.00 0 0
AR Border (AUS) 1986-1986 1 0 0 1 0 0.00 0 0
DB Carr (ENG) 1952-1952 1 0 1 0 0 0.00 0 100
MJ Clarke (AUS) 2013-2013 1 0 1 0 0 0.00 0 100
AN Cook (ENG) 2016-2016 1 0 1 0 0 0.00 0 100
R Dravid (INDIA) 2005-2005 1 0 0 0 1 0.00 0 0
KWR Fletcher (ENG) 1982-1982 1 0 0 0 1 0.00 0 0
LK Germon (NZ) 1995-1995 1 0 0 0 1 0.00 0 0
AC Gilchrist (AUS) 2004-2004 1 0 0 0 1 0.00 0 0
JDC Goddard (WI) 1949-1949 1 1 0 0 0 - 100 0
DI Gower (ENG) 1985-1985 1 1 0 0 0 - 100 0
AW Greig (ENG) 1977-1977 1 1 0 0 0 - 100 0
VS Hazare (INDIA) 1952-1952 1 1 0 0 0 - 100 0
CL Hooper (WI) 2002-2002 1 0 1 0 0 0.00 0 100
KJ Hughes (AUS) 1979-1979 1 0 0 0 1 0.00 0 0
Imran Khan (PAK) 1987-1987 1 0 0 0 1 0.00 0 0
DR Jardine (ENG) 1934-1934 1 1 0 0 0 - 100 0
AI Kallicharran (WI) 1979-1979 1 0 1 0 0 0.00 0 100
AH Kardar (PAK) 1952-1952 1 0 0 0 1 0.00 0 0
A Kumble (INDIA) 2008-2008 1 0 0 0 1 0.00 0 0
WM Lawry (AUS) 1969-1969 1 1 0 0 0 - 100 0
AR Lewis (ENG) 1973-1973 1 0 1 0 0 0.00 0 100
CK Nayudu (INDIA) 1934-1934 1 0 1 0 0 0.00 0 100
KP Pietersen (ENG) 2008-2008 1 0 1 0 0 0.00 0 100
IVA Richards (WI) 1988-1988 1 0 1 0 0 0.00 0 100
RJ Shastri (INDIA) 1988-1988 1 1 0 0 0 - 100 0
GC Smith (SA) 2008-2008 1 0 0 0 1 0.00 0 0
GS Sobers (WI) 1967-1967 1 0 0 0 1 0.00 0 0
AJ Stewart (ENG) 1993-1993 1 0 1 0 0 0.00 0 100
MA Taylor (AUS) 1998-1998 1 0 1 0 0 0.00 0 100
GM Turner (NZ) 1976-1976 1 0 1 0 0 0.00 0 100
AL Wadekar (INDIA) 1973-1973 1 1 0 0 0 - 100 0
B Warnapura (SL) 1982-1982 1 0 0 0 1 0.00 0 0
Wasim Akram (PAK) 1999-1999 1 1 0 0 0 - 100 0
SR Waugh (AUS) 2001-2001 1 0 1 0 0 0.00 0 100
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:
India v England at Chennai, ICC World Test Championship 2nd Test, Feb 13-16, 2021 [Test # 2411]
India v England at Chennai, ICC World Test Championship 1st Test, Feb 5-9, 2021 [Test # 2409]
India v England at Chennai, 5th Test, Dec 16-20, 2016 [Test # 2241]