List of captains who have captained two or more teams in IPL and their performance

The following table lists out the ten captains – MS Dhoni, G Gambhir, AC Gilchrist, V Sehwad, R Dravid, DA Warner, SK Raina, KP Petersen, BB McCullum and CL White – who have led two teams in the tounament and their performance in IPL which has witnessed nine editions.

CAPTAINS WHO HAVE LED TWO TEAMS IN IPL TOURNAMENT
No Player Mat Won Lost Tied NR Teams
1 MS Dhoni 143 83 59 0 1 Chennai, Rising Pune
2 G Gambhir 107 61 45 1 0 Delhi, Kolkata
3 AC Gilchrist 74 35 39 0 0 Deccan, Punjab
4 V Sehwag 53 28 24 1 0 Delhi, Punjab
5 R Dravid 48 22 26 0 0 Rajasthan, Bangalore
6 DA Warner 33 18 15 0 0 Delhi, Sunrisers
7 SK Raina 18 10 7 1 0 Chennai, Gujarat
8 KP Pietersen 17 3 14 0 0 Delhi, Bangalore
9 BB McCullum 14 3 10 1 0 Gujarat, Kolkata
10 CL White 12 7 5 0 0 Deccan, Sunrisers

KC Sangakkara and DPMD Jayawardene are the only two captains in the nine-year-old tournament to have captained two teams. KC Sangakkara led Deccan Chargers, Kings Eleven Punjab and Sunrisers Hyderabad, while DPMD Jayawardene led Delhi Daredevils, Kings Eleven Punjab and Kochi Tuskers Kerala. The performance of these two captains are furnished below

CAPTAINS WHO HAVE LED THREE TEAMS IN IPL TOURNAMENT
No Player Mat Won Lost Tied NR Teams
1 KC Sangakkara 47 15 30 2 0 Deccan, Punjab, Sunrisers
2 DPMD Jayawardene 30 10 19 1 0 Delhi, Punjab, Kochi

 

Kings Eleven Punjab’s distinction – fields most captains in IPL

Kings Eleven Punjab has earned the honour of fielding most captains in IPL – to be exact nine captains – namely, AC Gilchrist, Yuvraj Singh, KC Sangakkara, DPMD Jayawardene, V Sehwag, GJ Bailey, DA Miller and M Vijay. Delhi stands next with eight captains. The following table list the teas and its captains

TEAM AND CAPTAINS – FOR EACH TEAM
No Teams Captain Captain Captain Captain Captain Total
1 Delhi V Sehwag G Gambhir JR Hopes KD Karthik Jayawardene 08
    DA Warner KP Pietersen Zaheer Khan      
2 Punjab AC Gilchrist Yuvraj Singh Sangakkara Jayawardene DJ Hussey 09
    GJ Bailey DA Miller M Vijay V Sehwag    
3 Mumbai SR Tendulkar Harbhajan SM Pollock DJ Bravo RT Ponting 06
    RG Sharma          
4 Bangalore R Dravid A Kumble DL Vettori V Kohli KP Pietersen 05
5 Deccan  AC Gilchrist Sangakkara VVS Laxman CL White   04
6 Pune Yuvraj Singh SC Ganguly AD Mathews LRPL Taylor SPD Smith 06
    AJ Finch          
7 Kolkata G Gambhir SC Ganguly BB McCullum     03
8 Rajasthan SK Warne R Dravid SPD Smith SR Watson   04
9 Chennai MS Dhoni SK Raina       02
10 Kochi M Jayawardene PA Patel       02
11 Sunrisers KC Sangakkara S Dhawan DJG Sammy DA Warner   04
12 Ris Pune MS Dhoni         01
13 Gujarat SK Raina BB McCullum       02
            Total 56

 

Captain’s performance in IPL

The following table furnishes the captain’s performance in IPL. There are 41 captains who have led various teams in IPL of which 23 are overseas cricketers.

CAPTAIN’S PERFORMANCE
No Player Mat Won Lost Tied NR Teams
1 MS Dhoni 143 83 59 0 1 Chennai, Rising Pune
2 G Gambhir 107 61 45 1 0 Delhi, Kolkata
3 AC Gilchrist 74 35 39 0 0 Deccan, Punjab
4 V Kohli 72 36 31 2 3 Bangalore
5 RG Sharma 58 34 24 0 0 Mumbai
6 SK Warne 55 30 24 1 0 Rajasthan
7 V Sehwag 53 28 24 1 0 Delhi, Punjab
8 SR Tendulkar 51 30 21 0 0 Mumbai
9 R Dravid 48 22 26 0 0 Rajasthan, Bangalore
10 KC Sangakkara 47 15 30 2 0 Deccan, Punjab, Sunrisers
11 Yuvraj Singh 43 21 21 0 1 Punjab, Pune
12 SC Ganguly 42 17 25 0 0 Kolkata, Pune
13 DA Warner 33 18 15 0 0 Delhi, Sunrisers
14 GJ Bailey 30 14 16 0 0 Punjab
15 DPMD Jayawardene 30 10 19 1 0 Delhi, Punjab, Kochi
16 A Kumble 26 15 11 0 0 Bangalore
17 DL Vettori 22 12 10 0 0 Bangalore
18 SR Watson 21 7 11 2 1 Rajasthan
19 Harbhajan Singh 20 10 10 0 0 Mumbai
20 SK Raina 18 10 7 1 0 Chennai, Gujarat
21 KP Pietersen 17 3 14 0 0 Delhi, Bangalore
22 JP Duminy 16 6 9 0 1 Delhi
23 BB McCullum 14 3 10 1 0 Gujarat, Kolkata
24 DJ Hussey 12 6 6 0 0 Punjab
25 Z Khan 12 6 6 0 0 Delhi
26 CL White 12 7 5 0 0 Deccan, Sunrisers
27 S Dhawan 10 4 6 0 0 Sunrisers
28 AJ Finch 10 2 8 0 0 Pune
29 SPD Smith 9 6 3 0 0 Pune, Rajasthan
30 M Vijay 8 3 5 0 0 Punjab
31 KD Karthik 6 2 4 0 0 Delhi
32 VVS Laxman 6 1 5 0 0 Deccan
33 DA Miller 6 1 5 0 0 Punjab
34 RT Ponting 6 3 3 0 0 Mumbai
35 AD Mathews 5 1 4 0 0 Pune
36 SM Pollock 4 3 1 0 0 Mumbai
37 DJG Sammy 4 2 2 0 0 Sunrisers
38 JR Hopes 3 0 2 0 1 Delhi
39 DJ Bravo 1 0 1 0 0 Mumbai
40 PA Patel 1 0 1 0 0 Kochi
41 LRPL Taylor 1 1 0 0 0 Pune

 

CAPTAIN’S PERFORMANCE – OVERSEAS CRICKETERS
No Player Mat Won Lost Tied NR Teams
1 AC Gilchrist 74 35 39 0 0 Deccan, Punjab
2 SK Warne 55 30 24 1 0 Rajasthan
3 KC Sangakkara 47 15 30 2 0 Deccan, Punjab, Sunrisers
4 DA Warner 33 18 15 0 0 Delhi, Sunrisers
5 GJ Bailey 30 14 16 0 0 Punjab
6 DPMD Jayawardene 30 10 19 1 0 Delhi, Punjab, Kochi
7 DL Vettori 22 12 10 0 0 Bangalore
8 SR Watson 21 7 11 2 1 Rajasthan
9 KP Pietersen 17 3 14 0 0 Delhi, Bangalore
10 JP Duminy 16 6 9 0 1 Delhi
11 BB McCullum 14 3 10 1 0 Gujarat, Kolkata
12 DJ Hussey 12 6 6 0 0 Punjab
13 CL White 12 7 5 0 0 Deccan, Sunrisers
14 AJ Finch 10 2 8 0 0 Pune
15 SPD Smith 9 6 3 0 0 Pune, Rajasthan
16 DA Miller 6 1 5 0 0 Punjab
17 RT Ponting 6 3 3 0 0 Mumbai
18 AD Mathews 5 1 4 0 0 Pune
19 SM Pollock 4 3 1 0 0 Mumbai
20 DJG Sammy 4 2 2 0 0 Sunrisers
21 JR Hopes 3 0 2 0 1 Delhi
22 DJ Bravo 1 0 1 0 0 Mumbai
23 LRPL Taylor 1 1 0 0 0 Pune

Batsmen scoring 150 plus runs in the second innings of a one day game. that is. while chasing a target

JJ Roy of England scored 162 runs in the second innings of the one-day game against Sri Lanka on 29.06.16 to provide the 15th occasion of a batsman scoring 150 plus runs in the second innings of a one-day game, that is while chasing the target, in the history of one day internationals. All such occasions are listed below

No Player Runs Inns Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 BC Lara 153 2 Win Pak Sharjah 05 Nov 1993
2 ST Jayasuriya 151* 2 Srl Ind Mumbai 17 May 1997
3 MS Dhoni 183* 2 Ind Srl Jaipur 31 Oct 2005
4 HH Gibbs 175 2 RSA Aus Johannesburg 12 Mar 2006
5 ST Jayasuriya 152 2 Srl Eng Leeds 01 Jul 2006
6 Tamim Iqbal 154 2 Ban Zim Bulawayo 16 Aug 2009
7 SR Tendulkar 175 2 Ind Aus Hyd-RGS 05 Nov 2009
8 TM Dilshan 160 2 Srl Ind Rajkot 15 Dec 2009
9 G Gambhir 150* 2 Ind Srl Kolkata 24 Dec 2009
10 SR Watson 161* 2 Aus Eng Melbourne 16 Jan 2011
11 AJ Strauss 158 2 Eng Ind Bangalore 27 Feb 2011
12 SR Watson 185* 2 Aus Ban Dhaka 11 Apr 2011
13 V Kohli 183 2 Ind Pak Dhaka 18 Mar 2012
14 RG Sharma 150 2 Ind RSA Kanpur 11 Oct 2015
15 JJ Roy 162 2 Eng Srl The Oval 29 Jun 2016

JJ Roy’s knock of 162 runs provide the eleventh occasion of a batsman scoring 150 plus runs while chasing to win a one-day game. All such occasions are listed below

No Player Runs Inns Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 BC Lara 153 2 Win Pak Sharjah 05 Nov 1993
2 ST Jayasuriya 151* 2 Srl Ind Mumbai 17 May 1997
3 MS Dhoni 183* 2 Ind Srl Jaipur 31 Oct 2005
4 HH Gibbs 175 2 RSA Aus Johannesburg 12 Mar 2006
5 ST Jayasuriya 152 2 Srl Eng Leeds 01 Jul 2006
6 Tamim Iqbal 154 2 Ban Zim Bulawayo 16 Aug 2009
7 G Gambhir 150* 2 Ind Srl Kolkata 24 Dec 2009
8 SR Watson 161* 2 Aus Eng Melbourne 16 Jan 2011
9 SR Watson 185* 2 Aus Ban Dhaka 11 Apr 2011
10 V Kohli 183 2 Ind Pak Dhaka 18 Mar 2012
11 JJ Roy 162 2 Eng Srl The Oval 29 Jun 2016

SR Tendulkar of India, TM Dilshan of Sri Lanka and RG Sharma of India are the three batsmen who have witnessed their team losing a one day game while they score 150 plus runs while chasing. The performance of these three batsmen are furnished below.

No Player Runs Inns Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 SR Tendulkar 175 2 Ind Aus Hyd-RGS 05 Nov 2009
2 TM Dilshan 160 2 Srl Ind Rajkot 15 Dec 2009
3 RG Sharma 150 2 Ind RSA Kanpur 11 Oct 2015

England’s AJ Strauss is the only batsman to score 150 plus runs – he scored 158 runs] to witness his team tie the game against India at Bangalore on 27.02.11. This game was one of the games in World Cup 2011

No Player Runs Inns Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 AJ Strauss 158 2 Eng Ind Bangalore 27 Feb 2011

JJ Roy’s 162 provides the eleventh occasion of an opening batsman scoring 150 plus runs in the second innings of a one-day game. All such occasions are listed below

No Player Runs Inns Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 BC Lara 153 2 Win Pak Sharjah 05 Nov 1993
2 ST Jayasuriya 151* 2 Srl Ind Mumbai 17 May 1997
3 ST Jayasuriya 152 2 Srl Eng Leeds 01 Jul 2006
4 Tamim Iqbal 154 2 Ban Zim Bulawayo 16 Aug 2009
5 SR Tendulkar 175 2 Ind Aus Hyd-RGS 05 Nov 2009
6 TM Dilshan 160 2 Srl Ind Rajkot 15 Dec 2009
7 SR Watson 161* 2 Aus Eng Melbourne 16 Jan 2011
8 AJ Strauss 158 2 Eng Ind Bangalore 27 Feb 2011
9 SR Watson 185* 2 Aus Ban Dhaka 11 Apr 2011
10 RG Sharma 150 2 Ind RSA Kanpur 11 Oct 2015
11 JJ Roy 162 2 Eng Srl The Oval 29 Jun 2016

JJ Roy’s 162 provides the second occasion of an England opening batsman scoring 150 plus runs in the second innings of a one-day game after AJ Strauss. AJ Strauss had scored 158 runs against India at Bangalore on 27.02.11.

JJ Roy’s 162 represent the highest score by a England batsman and also by an England Opening batsman in the second innings of an one day game

No Player Runs Inns Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 AJ Strauss 158 2 Eng Ind Bangalore 27 Feb 2011
2 JJ Roy 162 2 Eng Srl The Oval 29 Jun 2016

Teams losing a one day game after posting 300 plus runs

Sri Lanka lost the fourth one-day game against England at The Oval on 29.06.16 despite posting 305 runs in its first innings.  Sri Lanka’s loss in this game provides the 95th occasion of a team losing a one-day game after posting 300 plus runs in the history of one day internationals. It also provides the eleventh occasion of Sri Lanka losing a game after posting 300 plus runs. All the eleven occasions are listed below

No Team Score Overs Inns Result Opposition Ground Start Date
1 Sri Lanka 329 49.3 2 lost v West Indies Sharjah 16 Oct 1995
2 Sri Lanka 301 49.3 2 lost v India Colombo (RPS) 07 Jul 1998
3 Sri Lanka 308/8 50.0 1 lost v India Karachi 03 Jul 2008
4 Sri Lanka 411/8 50.0 2 lost v India Rajkot 15 Dec 2009
5 Sri Lanka 315/6 50.0 1 lost v India Kolkata 24 Dec 2009
6 Sri Lanka 320/4 50.0 1 lost v India Hobart 28 Feb 2012
7 Sri Lanka 306 49.2 2 lost v Australia Brisbane 04 Mar 2012
8 Sri Lanka 302/9 50.0 1 lost v Bangladesh Pallekele 28 Mar 2013
9 Sri Lanka 311 49.4 2 lost v Pakistan Sharjah 18 Dec 2013
10 Sri Lanka 312 46.2 2 lost v Australia Sydney 08 Mar 2015
11 Sri Lanka 305/5 42.0 1 lost v England The Oval 29 Jun 2016

Sri Lanka’s loss in this game provides the seventh occasion of a team losing to England in one day games after posting 300 plus runs. This is the first occasion of Sri Lanka losing to England after posting 300 plus runs

No Team Score Overs Inns Result Opposition Ground Start Date
1 Pakistan 304/9 50.0 1 lost v England Karachi 24 Oct 2000
2 West Indies 300 49.5 1 lost v England Bridgetown 21 Apr 2007
3 South Africa 301/9 50.0 2 lost v England Centurion 27 Sep 2009
4 India 304/6 50.0 1 lost v England Cardiff 16 Sep 2011
5 India 316/9 50.0 2 lost v England Rajkot 11 Jan 2013
6 New Zealand 349/7 50.0 1 lost v England Nottingham 17 Jun 2015
7 Sri Lanka 305/5 42.0 1 lost v England The Oval 29 Jun 2016

 

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