Top 5 Captains fastest to 3000 runs in ODI cricket (by innings)

Top 5 Captains fastest to 3000 runs in ODI cricket (by innings)

Top 5 captains fastest to 3000 runs in ODI cricket (by innings): Being a Captain of your national cricket team is one the greatest honors a cricketer can get. And to keep performing as the captain is a different matter altogether since one needs to deal with the pressure and duties that come along with being a captain. Here are 5 such captains that excelled at their main jobs of making runs while leading their teams.

5. Sir Vivian Richards- 90

Sir Viv's (Photo Source: Getty Images)
Sir Viv Richards scored 3000th run as captain in 90 innings.(Photo Source: Getty Images)

The greatest ODI batsman of all time along with Sachin Tendulkar, Sir Viv Richards took over as captain from Clive Lloyd after the latter retired form cricket in 1985. Richards then started building his own legacy different from Lloyd and that included giving chances to new faces and unearthing new talents like Lloyd did.
Richards made 3000 runs as captain in his 90th innings.

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