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List of captains of all formats of Indian cricket team

By Kaif - December 9, 2021 - Last updated on Dec 14, 2021 05:07 PM List of captains of all formats of Indian cricket team

List of captains of all formats of Indian cricket team, mens And womens, ODI, T2o, and Test

Complete list of Indian cricket team captains in ODI, T2o, and Test cricket history

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List of Captains of One Day Cricket Team

Indian fans will never ever forget this name. Ajit Wadekar was the first the first captain of Indian ODI team. The Mumbaikar led India in two matches but lost both of them. He led the team in their maiden ODI in July 1974 against England. Wadekar later served as coach, manager and chairman of selectors for India. Ajit Wadekar passed away in August 2018 at the age of 77.

Name Year Played Won/Lost Tied/NR Win%
1. Ajit Wadekar 1974 2 0/2 0/0 0.00%
2. Srinivasaraghavan Venkataraghavanr 1975–1979 7 1/6 0/0 14.28%
3. Bishen Singh Bedi 1975-1978 4 1/3 0/0/td> 25.00%
4. Sunil Gavaskar 1980-1985 37 14/21 0/2 40.00%
5. Gundappa Viswanath 1980 1 0/1 0/0 0.00%
6. Kapil Dev 1982-1992 74 39/33 0/2 54.16%
7. Syed Kirmani 1983 1 0/1 0/0 0.00%
8. Mohinder Amarnath 1984 1 0/0 0/1 0.00%
9. Ravi Shastri 1986-1991 1 4/7 0/0 36.36%
10. Dilip Vengsarkar 1987-1988 18 8/10 0/0 44.44%
11. Krishnamachari Srikkanth 1989 13 4/8 0/1 33.33%
12. Mohammad Azharuddin 1989-1999 174 90/76 2/6 53.57%
13. Sachin Tendulkar 1996-1999 73 23/43 1/6 35.07%
14. Ajay Jadeja 1997-1999 13 8/5 0/0 61.53%
15. Sourav Ganguly 1999–2005 146 76/65 0/5 53.90%
16. Rahul Dravid 2000-2007 79 42/33 0/4 56.00%
17. Anil Kumble 2001 1 1/0 0/0 100.0%
18. Virender Sehwag 2003-2011 12 7/5 0/0 58.33%
19. Mahendra Singh Dhoni 2007–2018 200 110/74 5/11 59.52%
20. Suresh Raina 2010 12 6/5 0/1 54.54%
21. Gautam Gambhir 2010-2011 6 6/0 0/0 100.0%
22. Virat Kohli 2013-2021 95 65/27 1/2 68.42%
23. Ajinkya Rahane 2015 3 3/0 0/0 100.00%
24. Rohit Sharma 2021-present 10 8/2 0/0 80.00%
25. Shikhar Dhawan 2021 3 2/1 0/0 66.66%

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Indian T20 captain list

This is a list of cricketers who have captained the Indian cricket team for at least one Twenty 20 International. A total of seven players have captained India in T20Is, of which Mahendra Singh Dhoni is the most successful captain, with 41 wins.

Name Year Played Won/Lost Tied/NR Win%
1. Virender Sehwag 2006 1 1/0 0/0 100%
2.MS Dhoni 2007-16 72 41/28 1/2 56.94%
3.Suresh Raina 2010-11 3 3/0 0/0 100%
4.Ajinkya Rahane 2015 2 1/1 0/0 50%
5.Virat Kohli 2017-2021 50 30/16 2/2 60%
6.Rohit Sharma 2017–Present 22 18/4 0/0 81.1%
7.Shikhar Dhawan 2021 3 1/2 0/0 33.33%

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Indian Test captain list

This is a list of cricketers who have captained the Indian cricket team for at least one Test match.

Name Year Played Won/Lost Drawn Win%
1.C. K. Nayudu 1932–1933 4 0/3 1 0%
2.Maharajkumar of Vizianagram 1936 3 0/2 1 0%
3.Nawab of Pataudi, Sr. 1946 3 0/1 2 0%
4.Lala Amarnath 1947-1952 15 2/6 7 13.33%
5.Vijay Hazare 1951–1952 14 1/5 8 7.14%
6.Vinoo Mankad 1954–1959 6 0/1 5 0%
7.Ghulam Ahmed 1955–1958 3 0/2 1 0%
8.Polly Umrigar 1955–1958 8 2/2 4 25.00%
9.Hemu Adhikari 1958 1 0/0 1 0%
10.Datta Gaekwad 1959 4 0/4 0 0%
11.Pankaj Roy 1959 1 0/1 0 0%
12.Gulabrai Ramchand 1959 5 1/2 2 20.0%
13.Nari Contractor 1960–1961 12 2/2 8 16.66%
14.Nawab of Pataudi, Jr. 1961–1974 40 9/19 12 22.50%
15.Chandu Borde 1967 1 0/1 0 0%
16.Ajit Wadekare 1970–1974 16 4/4 8 25.00%
17.Srinivas Venkataraghavan 1974–1979 5 0/2 3 0%
18.Sunil Gavaskar 1975–1984 47 9/8 30 19.14%
19.Bishan Singh Bedi 1975–1978 22 6/11 5 27.27%
20.Gundappa Viswanath 1979 2 0/1 1 0%
21.Kapil Dev 1982–1986 34 4/7 23 11.70%
22.Dilip Vengsarkar 1987–1989 10 2/5 3 20.00%
23.Ravi Shastri 1987 1 1/0 0 100.00%
24.Krishnamachari Srikkanth 1989 4 0/0 4 0%
25.Mohammad Azharuddin 1989–1998 47 14/14 19 29.78%
26.Sachin Tendulkar 1996–1999 25 4/9 12 16.00%
27.Sourav Ganguly 2000–2005 49 21/13 15 42.85%
28.Rahul Dravid 2003–2007 25 8/6 11 32.00%
29.Virender Sehwag 2005–2012 4 2/1 1 50.00%
30.Anil Kumble 2007–2008 14 3/5 6 21.42%
31.MS Dhoni 2007–2014 60 27/18 15 45.76%
32.Virat Kohli 2014–Present 66 39/16 11 59.09%
33.Ajinkya Rahane 2017–2021 6 4/0 2 66.66%

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