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𝕁𝕚𝕠𝕋𝕧𝕧𝕚𝕟𝕖𝕖 –Captaincy always has a very big responsibility in the wonderful game of cricket. At the international level, the sentiments of millions and millions of people are attached.
In such a situation, the personal performance of the players is also greatly affected. There is also a lot of improvement within the same players.
But today we will tell about the top-5 Indian captains who have scored the most Test runs against the Australian cricket team in this article.
In this list, at the first number, the name of the current captain of the Indian cricket team and the player called the run machine, Virat Kohli.
Virat Kohli, after playing 74 runs in the Adelaide Test being played against Australia, has reached number one after defeating Kohli Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Nawab Pataudi.
Virat has scored 851 runs at an average of 50.05 in 17 innings of 10 Test matches played against Australia. And during this time he also has 4 centuries and 2 half-centuries.
2-Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi
In this list, the second name of former Indian team captain Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi comes. Prior to Virat Kohli, he was first in the list for these 50 years, but after scoring 74 runs, Pataudi has come at number two.
The veteran batsman of the Indian team has scored 829 runs at an average of 43.63 in 20 innings of total 11 Test matches played against Australia. At the same time, he has also scored 1 century and 8 half-centuries.
3-Mahendra Singh Dhoni
In this list, the name of former India captain and wicket-keeper batsman Mahendra Singh Dhoni comes at number three.
This player of the Indian team has captained the most matches for India. Dhoni has scored a total of 814 runs at an average of 45.16 in 23 innings of a total of 13 Test matches played against Australia.
During this time, he has also scored a century and 5 half-centuries. Mahendra Singh Dhoni is the only Indian player to score a double century against Australia.
4- Sunil Gavaskar
In this list, Sunil Gavaskar, known as the former captain of the Indian cricket team and Little Master, comes at number four.
Gavaskar has scored 543 runs at an average of 38.78 in 14 innings of a total of 9 Tests played against Australia. During this time, his name is also recorded 2 centuries and 5 half-centuries.
The same name of former Indian cricket captain Mohammad Azharuddin comes in this list at number five.
Azharuddin has scored 503 runs at an average of 38.69 in 14 innings of a total of 8 Test matches played against Australia. During this time, he has 2 centuries in his name.