The cricketing world has produced enough tales of legendary captains for us to relish it for centuries to come.
A couple of them have good coaching experience while others would be new to the role.
These players have proved their mettle in the Indian Premier League.
Some of these players didn't use their opportunities wisely and now their return to the internationals is beyond the bounds of possibility.
Most of the prominent bowlers turned out to be batsmen.
These cricketers have similar anecdotes to those of their football counterparts.
A few of the players who featured in this list were weak links and the rest couldn't make their presence in the Playing XI throughout the season.
Pant has been guilty of not showing responsibility while plying his trade with the bat in hand.
The senior players have been in good form and would look to continue their stints with bat and ball.
Indian cricketers are not heavily dependent on their central contracts.