Top 12 successful captains in history of Cricket World Cups
Here is the list of Top 10 successful captains in history of Cricket World Cups.
(Updated on 25th October, 2015. 2 New Entries, Clarke and McCullum. Minimum 7 Matches as a Captain, Listed on the basis of Winning Percentage.)
12. Kapil Dev (India) – 73.33%
15 matches, 11 wins, four losses. One ICC Cricket World Cup win (as captain)
Kapil Dev captained his country at both the 1983 and 1987 ICC Cricket World Cups. He scored an unbeaten 175 as captain against Zimbabwe at the 1983 WC , in which India defeated the highly-fancied West Indies side by 43 runs in the final to secure their first of two ICC Cricket World Cup triumphs.