Virat Kohli resigns: 5 big records held by India captain in T20Is- check out

Virat Kohli resigns: 5 big records held by India captain in T20Is. He will step down as T20 captain but continue to lead in ODI, Test
Virat Kohli resigns: 5 big records held by India captain in T20Is. He will step down as T20 captain but continue to lead in ODI, Test

Virat Kohli resigns: 5 big records held by India captain in T20Is- India skipper Virat Kohli has decided to step down from T20I captaincy after the ICC T20 World Cup in November this year. Kohli explained his decision to leave the T20I captaincy in a statement on Twitter. The India skipper said he needs to give himself space in order to play all three formats for the country.

“Arriving at this decision took a lot of time. After a lot of contemplation and discussions with my close people, Ravi bhai and also Rohit, who have been an essential part of the leadership group, I’ve decided to step down as the T20 Captain after this T20 World Cup in Dubai in October,” Kohli said in a tweet post.

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Virat Kohli resigns: 5 big records held by India captain in T20Is- check out

Most matches as captain
Player Span Mat Won Lost Tied NR %
MS Dhoni (INDIA) 2007-2016 72 41 28 1 2 59.28
EJG Morgan (ENG) 2012-2021 64 37 24 2 1 60.31
WTS Porterfield (IRE) 2008-2017 56 26 26 0 4 50.00
Asghar Afghan (AFG) 2015-2021 52 42 9 1 0 81.73
AJ Finch (AUS) 2014-2021 49 23 24 0 2 48.93
KS Williamson (NZ) 2012-2021 49 23 24 1 1 48.95
DJG Sammy (WI) 2011-2016 47 27 17 1 2 61.11
V Kohli (INDIA) 2017-2021 45 27 14 2 2 65.11

 

Most wins by captains in T20Is:

  • 42 – Asghar Afghan (52 matches)
  • 41 – MS Dhoni (72 matches)
  • 37 – Eoin Morgan (64 matches)
  • 29 – Sarfaraz Ahmed (37 matches)
  • 27 – Virat Kohli (45 matches)
  • 27 – Daren Sammy (47 matches)

Most successful T20I captains (min 40 mts)

Win% – Captain (Mts-Won-Lost-Nr)

  • 80.77 – Asghar Afghan (52-42-10-0)
  • 64.44 – Virat Kohli (45-29-14-2)
  • 62.50 – Faf du Plessis (40-25-15-0)
  • 60.94 – Eoin Morgan (64-39-24-1)
  • 59.57 – Darren Sammy (47-28-17-2)
  • 58.33 – MS Dhoni (72-42-28-2)

Most 50+ scores as captains in T20Is:

  • 12 – Virat Kohli
  • 11 – Babar Azam
  • 11 – Aaron Finch
  • 11 – Kane Williamson
  • 9 – Eoin Morgan

Virat Kohli As Captain in T20 Internationals:

  • Won T20 Series in ENG (2-1)
  • Won T20 Series in NZ (4-0)
  • Won T20 Series in AUS (2-1)
  • Won T20 Series in SA (2-1)
  • Won T20 Series in SL (1-0)
  • Won T20 Series in WI (3-0)

India’s away T20I series win under Virat Kohli:

  • 2017 in Sri Lanka
  • 2018 in South Africa
  • 2018 in Ireland
  • 2018 in England
  • 2019 in West Indies
  • 2020 in New Zealand
  • 2020 in Australia

He scored the most T20I runs by an Indian skipper, with 1421 T20I runs

Holds the record for scoring the quickest 1000 T20I runs as captain

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