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Who was the captain of the Australian cricket team in 1986?

Who was the captain of the Australian cricket team in 1986?

Kapil Dev

Australian cricket team in India in 1986–87
Captains Kapil Dev Allan Border
Test series
Result 3-match series drawn 0–0
Most runs Ravi Shastri (231) Dean Jones (371)

Who is Australia’s most successful cricket captain?

Ricky Ponting
Ricky Ponting captained Australia a world-record 230 times in ODIs and won 165 of them, with an astonishing winning percentage of 76.14.

Who is the captain of Australia in World Cup?

captain Aaron Finch
DUBAI: Australia captain Aaron Finch sees Sunday`s final against New Zealand as a gilt-edged opportunity to rectify a wrong by leading the team to their maiden Twenty20 World Cup title, the 34-year-old said on the eve of the match..

Who hosted the Cricket World Cup in the year 1987?

1987 Cricket World Cup

Dates 8 October – 8 November 1987
Tournament format(s) Round robin and Knockout
Host(s) India Pakistan
Champions Australia (1st title)
Runners-up England

Who was the Australian captain after Ricky Ponting?

Clarke was confirmed as captain of Australia’s Test and one-day sides on Wednesday, with Shane Watson named as his deputy. Clarke replaces Ricky Ponting as skipper and he was quick to dismiss talk that he will struggle to take on the leadership role with Ponting still in the side.

Who was the captain of Australia in 2015 World Cup?

Michael Clarke
Michael Clarke, the Australian captain.

Who is worst captain in India?

MS Dhoni officially India’s WORST captain in AWAY test matches

  • Indian captains with most away Test defeats:
  • MS Dhoni: 11.
  • MAK Pataudi, Mohammad Azharuddin and Sourav Ganguly: 10 each.
  • Bishan S Bedi: 8.
  • Sunil Gavaskar and Sachin Tendulkar: 6 each.

Who was the worst captain in IPL?

There’s no questioning Virat Kohli’s batting prowess. Along with all his international records, he’s also neck-to-neck with Suresh Raina as the all-time leading run-scorer in the ongoing Indian Premier League.

Who was the winner of 1987 World Cup?

Australian Men’s Cricket Team
1987 Cricket World Cup/Champion

Who was the captain of England in 1987 World Cup?

England’s Eddie Hemmings managed to pick two wickets. Replying to a modest total, England were well on course to victory when captain Mike Getting (41) and Allan Lamb (45) were batting in the middle.

Who is the most successful captain in the world?

Player Span Won
MS Dhoni (INDIA) 2007-2018 178
RT Ponting (AUS/ICC) 2002-2012 220
SP Fleming (NZ) 1997-2007 128
GC Smith (Afr/ICC/SA) 2003-2014 163

Who is the captain and vice captain of Australia?

On 7 October 2018, Australia played their first Test match under new coach Justin Langer and new leadership group, which included Tim Paine as Australia’s 46th Test captain.