It is a matter of great pride for any player whether it is from the Indian team or any other team to lead his country in cricket. Sometimes it takes a long time for the country to choose a player as a captain. Before giving the captaincy of the team to any player, many things are considered, such as his performance is seen the most before giving the captaincy to any player.
Some players may have performed poorly, but they are born leaders and have a good track record in captaincy, they are sometimes made captain. But most of the players get captaincy on the basis of their performance. It is important to know the importance of any player in the team and analyze their own performance so that it is easy to be appointed captain. Today we will tell you about 10 such captains who have played the most number of ODIs before taking the captaincy in ODIs for the first time.
10 players who played the most ODIs before captaining India for the first time:
10. Gautam Gambhir:
Former Indian player and current MP at 10th place in this listare in possession. Gautam Gambhir was one of India’s best openers of his time. Gautam Gambhir was one of the main reasons behind India’s 2011 World Cup and 2007 T20 World victories. In both the finals, Gautam Gambhir handled India’s innings.
Let me tell you that before captaining the Indian team in ODI cricket for the first time, Gautam Gambhir played a total of 100 ODIs. As a captain, he led the Indian team in 6 ODIs, in which the Indian team won all the matches.