Captaincy Records and Statistics - Test Cricket
Least Successful when Winning Toss and Choosing to Field  (Minimum 5 Occasions)
  Won Toss and Fielded
Player Country Career Matches Fielded Won      %      Lost      %     
M Azharuddin India 1984-2000 47 9 0 0.00% 3 33.33%
Nawab of Pataudi Jr India 1961-1975 40 6 0 0.00% 4 66.67%
Mushfiqur Rahim* Bangladesh 2005- 34 6 0 0.00% 6 100.00%
S R Tendulkar India 1989-2013 25 5 0 0.00% 3 60.00%
M D Crowe New Zealand 1982-1995 16 5 0 0.00% 4 80.00%
A Flower Zimbabwe 1992-2002 20 5 0 0.00% 2 40.00%
A Ranatunga Sri Lanka 1982-2000 56 13 1 7.69% 4 30.77%
C L Hooper West Indies 1987-2002 22 9 1 11.11% 4 44.44%
Shakib Al Hasan* Bangladesh 2007- 16 7 1 14.29% 6 85.71%
D I Gower England 1978-1992 32 6 1 16.67% 3 50.00%
R B Simpson Australia 1957-1978 39 5 1 20.00% 2 40.00%
C H Gayle* West Indies 2000-2014 20 5 1 20.00% 2 40.00%
B C Lara West Indies 1990-2006 47 9 2 22.22% 6 66.67%
J E Root* England 2012- 64 9 2 22.22% 6 66.67%
J O Holder* West Indies 2014- 37 12 3 25.00% 9 75.00%
D L Vettori New Zealand 1997-2014 32 8 2 25.00% 4 50.00%
A D Mathews* Sri Lanka 2009- 34 10 3 30.00% 6 60.00%
A N Cook England 2006-2018 59 9 3 33.33% 5 55.56%
A J Strauss England 2004-2012 50 9 3 33.33% 1 11.11%
M S Dhoni India 2005-2014 60 9 3 33.33% 3 33.33%
M A Atherton England 1989-2001 54 6 2 33.33% 1 16.67%
A R Border Australia 1978-1994 93 14 5 35.71% 4 28.57%
Imran Khan Pakistan 1971-1992 48 11 4 36.36% 1 9.09%
S P Fleming New Zealand 1994-2008 80 16 6 37.50% 3 18.75%
H H Streak Zimbabwe 1993-2005 21 5 2 40.00% 2 40.00%
B B McCullum New Zealand 2004-2016 31 5 2 40.00% 1 20.00%
Inzamam-ul-Haq Pakistan 1992-2007 31 5 2 40.00% 1 20.00%
J C Adams West Indies 1992-2001 15 5 2 40.00% 2 40.00%
D J G Sammy West Indies 2007-2013 30 5 2 40.00% 1 20.00%
G P Howarth New Zealand 1975-1985 30 12 5 41.67% 3 25.00%
No. of Records = 30
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