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08/04/2019

Who is the No 1 captain in cricket history?

Who is the No 1 captain in cricket history?

1List of best cricket captains

S.N Best Cricket Captains Achievements
1 Clive Lloyd World Cup 1975 and 1979
2 Kapil Dev World cup 1983
3 Allan Border World cup 1987
4 Imran Khan World cup 1992

Who is the best captain ever in cricket?

Best Cricket Captains of All Time

  1. Steve Waugh. Australian captain Steve Waugh in 2003.
  2. Clive Lloyd. Clive Lloyd in 2010.
  3. Ricky Ponting. Ricky Ponting in 2005.
  4. Graeme Smith. South Africa captain Graeme Smith in 2013.
  5. MS Dhoni. Indian captain MS Dhoni in 2015.
  6. Hansie Cronje.
  7. Virat Kohli.
  8. Michael Clarke.

Who is the longest captain in cricket?

Player Span Won
RT Ponting (AUS/ICC) 2002-2012 165
SP Fleming (NZ) 1997-2007 98
MS Dhoni (INDIA) 2007-2018 110
A Ranatunga (SL) 1988-1999 89

Who is the most successful captain?

Most matches as captain
Player Span Won
MS Dhoni (INDIA) 2007-2016 41
EJG Morgan (ENG) 2012-2021 37
WTS Porterfield (IRE) 2008-2017 26

Who is best captain Dhoni or Ganguly?

While Ganguly took the Indian team to the 2003 ICC World Cup final, Dhoni won three ICC titles during his days at the helm. Though there’s no denying that Dhoni tops the charts of all India captains when it comes to success at major tournaments, Sehwag feels Ganguly was the better one of the two.

Who was the longest Indian captain?

Kohli is also the longest-serving Test captain for any Asian country with Sri Lanka’s Arjuna Ranatunga and Pakistan’s Misbah-ul-Haq behind him as they captained their respective teams in 56 Test matches each. Kohli, who has led India 95 matches across formats, has the highest win percentage among Indian captains.

Who has more records Dhoni or Kohli?

While MS Dhoni has been the most successful captain in Indian cricket with an immense record of wins and trophies, Virat Kohli has been one of the most successful and in-form cricketers in world cricket….Dhoni vs Kohli in ODI.

Stat MS Dhoni Virat Kohli
Runs 10773 11867
Avg 50.57 59.33
SR 87.56 93.25
Hundred 10 43

Who is best finisher in the world?

Jos Buttler The English player has also been dubbed a “360-degree” cricketer. Due to his ability to recognize and manipulate rival teams’ field placements while scoring from all over the pitch. Similarly, the wicketkeeper has elevated his game to new heights and is now often considered the world’s greatest finisher.

What makes a good captain in a cricket match?

Field placement. Bowling. All of these things can decide the fate of a game. A successful captain makes these changes at the right moment and reaps the rewards. A captain can alone win a match by his tactical moves, but not all leaders are created equal. These are the best captains in cricket history.

Who is the greatest Indian cricket captain of all time?

Kapil Dev is one among the greatest captains India has ever had. A legendary icon who evoked the feeling of nationalism when he lifted India’s first World Cup at Lord’s in the year 1983. He made his debut as a captain in 1982 and took the responsibility from the great- Sunil Gavaskar.

Who is the youngest captain of a cricket team?

The 24-year old Kapil Dev still remains the youngest captain ever to bring home the highest honour in the world of cricket and the list of best cricket captains of all time would be incomplete without adding the legends name.

Who was the captain of India in 2015?

India captain MS Dhoni plays a shot against South Africa in 2015. “An army of sheep led by a lion can defeat an army of lions led by a sheep.” This African proverb is true on the cricket pitch. Great cricket teams are made by a great captain. A great captain maximizes his resources and brings the best out of players.