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Complete list of cricket world cup winners captains


Cricket World Cup winners captains list

1975West IndiesClive Lloyd
1979West IndiesClive Lloyd
1983IndiaKapil Dev
1987AustraliaAllan Border
1992PakistanImran Khan
1996Sri LankaArjuna Ranatunga
1999AustraliaSteve Waugh
2003AustraliaRicky Ponting
2007AustraliaRicky Ponting
2011IndiaMS Dhoni
2015AustraliaMichael Clarke
2019EnglandEoin Morgan

Below is the summary of the list of cricket world cup winners captains list.

West Indies World Cup-winning: (1975 and 1979)

Captain:- Clive Lloyd (West Indies)

cricket world cup winners captains list

Clive Lloyd, captained West Indies in 1975 and 1979. He won World cup for successive editions. He captained West Indies in 3 world cups speaks itself about the player.

Clive Lloyd played 110 Test matches, with 175 innings and scored 7515 runs with 19 hundred. And in 87 ODI appearances, he scored 1977 runs averaging 39.54.

India World Cup-winning: 1983

Captain:- Kapil Dev (India)

cricket world cup winners captains list

Kapil Dev captained India in 1983 world cup triumph. Till date, he is counted as the greatest all-rounder produced by India. His records speak for himself, he played 131 test matches. In which he scored 5248 runs and 434 wickets at international cricket. In ODIs, he played 225 matches scored 3783 runs and accumulated 253 wickets to his name.

cricket world cup winners captains list

Australia World Cup-winning: 1987

Captain:- Alan Border (Australia)

cricket world cup winners captains list

Allan Border won Australia their first World Cup in 1987. He was considered one of the greatest batsmen of his time. He played 156 tests, scored 11,174 runs. Held the record of most number of tests for his country which was later broke by Steve Waugh. In 273 ODI appearances, he scored 6524 runs.

Pakistan World Cup-winning: 1992

Captain:- Imran Khan (Pakistan)

cricket world cup winners captains list

Imran Khan won Pakistan their first world cup in 1992. He was considered as a great all-rounder and exceptional captain. Played 88 test matches scored 3807 runs and 362 wickets for his country. He played 175 ODIs, scoring 3709 runs with 182 scalps. Still rated as the best captain of his country. 

Sri Lanka World Cup-winning: 1996

Captain:- Arjuna Ranatunga (Sri Lanka)

cricket world cup winners captains list


Arjuna Ranatunga, captained Sri Lanka to won their maiden title in 1996. He played 93 tests for his country and scored in 5105. And also played 269 ODIs with 7456 runs and 79 wickets.

Australia World Cup-winning: 1999

Captain:- Steve Waugh (Australia)

cricket world cup winners captains list

Steve Waugh, won the world cup for Australia in 1999. It was second world cup for Aussies. It also announce the Australian dominance over world cricket. Steve Waugh  played 168 tests scoring 10,927 for his country. And also played 325 ODIs scoring 7569 runs and 195 wickets to his name.

Australia World Cup-winning: 2003 & 2007

Captain:- Ricky Ponting

cricket world cup winners captains list

Ricky Ponting won two world cup trophies for Aussies in 2003 and 2007. Making the tally of 4 world cup trophies to the Australians. He was considered as the best batsman after Sachin Tendulkar in his era. He played 168 test matches, scoring 13,378 at an average of 51.85. Also played 375 ODIs, scoring 13704 runs. He is considered as one of the best batsmen of his country. 

cricket world cup winners captains list

Indian World Cup-winning: 2011

Captain:- MS Dhoni (India)

cricket world cup winners captains list

MS Dhoni won the world cup for India in 2011. After 28 long years, India becomes world champions for the second time. He is the only captain in the world who won all three ICC trophies(T20, ODI, Mini world cup) and number one test ranking. Played 90 tests, scoring 4876 runs. And 350 ODIs with 10,773 runs and 98 T20I with 1617 runs. He is considered as the greatest captain that lead India. Especially in white-ball cricket he is the most dangerous batsman, Genius captain and lightning-fast wicket-keeper. Retired on 15 August 2020 from all forms of the International cricket.

Australia World Cup-winning: 2015

Captain:- Michael Clarke (Australia)

cricket world cup winners captains list

Michael Clarke, captained Australia in 2015 world cup to won their 5th title. Won world cup at their home by defeating New Zealand. He played 115 tests and scored 8643 runs. In ODIs, he played 245 matches and scored 7981 runs and 57 wickets.

England World Cup-winning: 2019

Captain:- Eoin Morgan (England)

cricket world cup winners captains list

Eoin Morgan won the first title for England in the year 2019. He won a scintillating final at Lord’s cricket ground against New Zealand. He is the man who changed the approach of playing cricket in the country. Which earn the first world cup to England. He is currently playing for England and considered as one of the most intelligent captains of his generation.

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