Top 5 Captains with most ducks in test cricket

Top 5 Captains with most ducks in test cricket

Top 5 Captains with most ducks in test cricket: Captaincy is not an easy responsibility to handle. Most of the players who are entrusted with this responsibility fail miserably to do their job. The pressure of captaincy often gets reflected in their batting. But some cope well with additional responsibility and perform exceptionally well. Getting dismissed on duck is definitely humiliating for any recognized batsman. Expectations from the skipper to perform well are always high. So, here is the list of the players who were dismissed on duck for the most number of times during their term as captain.

5. Hansie Cronje (8)

The former South African captain Hansie Cronje has the second most duck by a South African captain. (Photo Source: Laurence Griffiths / © AllSport UK Ltd)
The former South African captain Hansie Cronje has the second most duck by a South African captain. (Photo Source: Laurence Griffiths / © AllSport UK Ltd)

Hansie Cronje was a very successful captain. South African team performed extremely well under his leadership. They won 27 tests and lost just 11 out of 53 tests under his captaincy. Cronje was an outstanding all-rounder for his team. He was dismissed for naught 8 times throughout his career.

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