MS Dhoni equals Sourav Ganguly's Test captaincy record

Updated: 26 February 2013 13:39 IST

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'.

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
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