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T20 World Cup Winning Captains List

T20 World Cup Winning Captains List

Since the T20 World event began in 2007, 106 nations have started using this format in international competitions. Also, a leader’s role is vital in every game. And some captains get the opportunity of guiding their team to victory in the T20 World Cup. Hence, this post will discuss the T20 World Cup Winning Captains List.

T20 World Cup Winning Captains List

Daren Sammy

The most successful captain in world cup history is West indies player Darren Sammy. In 2012 and 2016, the former coach captained the West Indies to World Cup championships.

He is the only captain to have guided his squad to two T20 World Cups. He has managed the West Indies in 18 games overall, winning 11 of them. And two championships were among their 11 victories. His record has yet to be surpassed.

NameTeamYearNo. of Titles
Daren SammyWest Indies2012, 20162
Mahendra Singh DhoniIndia20071
Younis KhanPakistan20091
Paul CollingwoodEngland20101
Lasith MalingaSri Lanka20141
Aaron FinchAustralia20211

Most Successful Captains in T20 World Cup

We have created a list of captains that most times captained their countries in the ICC t20 world cup. MS Dhoni is top of the list; he played 33 matches in the world cup and won 20 games. Dhoni has a great winning percentage of 64.60%, which is higher than other captains.

PlayerMatchesWonLostTeamWin %TiedNR
MS Dhoni332011IND64.0611
Daren Sammy18115WI67.6411
Paul Collingwood1788ENG5001
Graeme Smith16115SA68.7500
William Porterfield1539IRE2503
Kumar Sangakkara14104SL71.4200
Daniel Vettori1367NZ46.1500
Mahela Jayawardene1064SL59.0910
George Bailey1055AUS5000
Peter Borren1045NED44.4401


Which one is the best t20 World Cup Captain?

Former West Indies Darren Sammy is the best captain in t20 world cup history. West Indies won 2 world Cups in Sammy’s captaincy.

Which has won the most T20 World Cup matches?

Former Indian captain MS Dhoni won 20 matches out of 33 games. His winning percentage is 64.06%, the highest among the other t20 world cup captains.

Aqeel Ahmad
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