Ricky Ponting, Australia's enduring ODI captain for a decade, led during a golden era, achieving 165 wins in 230 matches—an iconic era in Australian cricket history.
India's finest wicketkeeper and most successful captain, Dhoni. His leadership brought home the 2011 World Cup, 2007 WT20, and the 2013 Champions Trophy. He's "captain cool" personified.
The prolific personality; Saurav Ganguly was a sensational batsman with over 11,000 ODI runs and a legacy of being one of the most successful cricket captains.
Allan Border was one of the best ODI captains Australia has ever had.Australian team emerged as a gem under his captaincy and he guided the team through all the highs and the lows.
Despite the scandalous life he has had, Cronje was an outstanding captain. His contributions as captain of South African cricket are remarkable.
Ranatunga nurtured all aspects of the team for the next 11 years. He was the brain behind the strategy of scoring as many runs in the first 15 overs of an ODI match with field restrictions.
Azharuddin was known for his attacking batting performances and wristy strokeplay. He was a great captain, an amazing batsman and superb fielder.
Under his captaincy, the South African cricket team attained peak success and was often highlighted as the best travelling team in the world. Apart from his terrific captaincy skills, GC Smith is also praised as one of the best openers of all time.