MS Dhoni equals Sourav Ganguly's Test captaincy record

With a great home record, winning 64% of the matches, MS Dhoni has proven himself as a leader in known conditions. It will be up to the charismatic skipper now to improve upon the away records along with his trusted 'warriors'.

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Last updated on Tuesday, 26 February, 2013 14:39 IST
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Mahendra Singh Dhoni is now level with Sourav Ganguly in terms of Test victories, which are the most for an Indian skipper.

Indian captains - Results Summary

Captain Played Won Lost Drawn Tied Winning %
MS Dhoni 44 21 12 11 - 47.72
Sourav Ganguly 49 21 13 15 - 42.85
Rahul Dravid 25 8 6 11 - 32.00
Mohd. Azharuddin 47 14 14 19 - 29.78
MAK Pataudi 40 9 19 12 - 22.50
Sunil Gavaskar 47 9 8 30 - 19.14
Kapil Dev 34 4 7 22 1 11.76
Sachin Tendulkar 25 4 9 12 - 16.00

 

Dhoni's captaincy record - Home and Away

 

Tests Won Lost Drawn Winning %
Home 25 16 3 6 64.00
Away 19 5 9 5 26.32

Story first published on: Tuesday, 26 February 2013 14:21 IST

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