Captaincy Records and Statistics - One Day International Cricket
Most Successful when Winning Toss and Choosing to Field (Minimum 10 Occasions)
  Won Toss and Fielded
Player Country Career Matches Fielded Won      %      Lost      %     
M W Gatting England 1977-1993 37 12 10 83.33% 2 16.67%
M P Vaughan England 2001-2007 60 17 14 82.35% 2 11.76%
R T Ponting Australia 1995-2012 230 27 22 81.48% 5 18.52%
D I Gower England 1978-1991 24 10 8 80.00% 2 20.00%
K C Sangakkara Sri Lanka 2000-2015 45 10 8 80.00% 2 20.00%
S M Pollock South Africa 1996-2008 97 23 18 78.26% 5 21.74%
C H Lloyd West Indies 1973-1985 84 31 23 74.19% 8 25.81%
J G Wright New Zealand 1978-1992 31 14 10 71.43% 4 28.57%
V Kohli* India 2008- 95 24 17 70.83% 6 25.00%
K A Pollard* West Indies 2007- 24 10 7 70.00% 3 30.00%
Mohammad Nabi* Afghanistan 2009- 28 10 7 70.00% 3 30.00%
F du Plessis* South Africa 2011-2019 39 13 9 69.23% 4 30.77%
A N Cook England 2006-2014 69 24 16 66.67% 6 25.00%
R Dravid India 1996-2011 79 24 16 66.67% 7 29.17%
D P M D Jayawardene Sri Lanka 1998-2015 130 18 12 66.67% 6 33.33%
Misbah-ul-Haq Pakistan 2002-2015 87 12 8 66.67% 4 33.33%
K J Coetzer* Scotland 2008- 44 12 8 66.67% 4 33.33%
Inzamam-ul-Haq Pakistan 1991-2007 89 23 15 65.22% 7 30.43%
W J Cronje South Africa 1992-2000 140 23 15 65.22% 6 26.09%
C L Hooper West Indies 1987-2003 49 11 7 63.64% 4 36.36%
D L Vettori New Zealand 1997-2015 82 27 17 62.96% 5 18.52%
K S Williamson* New Zealand 2010- 78 16 10 62.50% 6 37.50%
M S Atapattu Sri Lanka 1990-2007 63 13 8 61.54% 4 30.77%
M Azharuddin India 1985-2000 175 57 35 61.40% 21 36.84%
Imran Khan Pakistan 1974-1992 139 36 22 61.11% 13 36.11%
G C Smith South Africa 2002-2013 150 30 18 60.00% 11 36.67%
Kapil Dev India 1978-1994 74 32 19 59.38% 12 37.50%
S O Tikolo Kenya 1996-2014 73 12 7 58.33% 4 33.33%
I V A Richards West Indies 1975-1991 105 31 18 58.06% 13 41.94%
M S Dhoni India 2004-2019 200 45 26 57.78% 15 33.33%
No. of Records = 30
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