Youngest captains in ODIs
Dinesh Chandimal became Sri Lanka's youngest ever ODI captain, at 23 years and 244 days on 20 July 2013 at Colombo's R Premadasa Stadium, after being handed the reins for the first two matches against South Africa in Colombo.
Regular captain Angelo Mathews was unavailable after earning a two-match suspension for an over-rate offence in the West Indies tri-nation series.
Arjuna Ranatunga, who was 24 years and 333 days old, when he led Sri Lanka against India in an ODI at Dhaka, on 29 October 1988, held the record for his country previously.
Here's the list of the 15 youngest-ever captains to lead their countries in ODIs. [TAG: CYCSPL]
- vs. AUSIREOne-off ODIThu, Aug 27, 2015Stormont, Belfast, IrelandAustralia in Ireland ODI S...
- SA won by 62 runsvs. NZSA3rd ODIWed, Aug 26, 2015Durban, South AfricaNew Zealand in South Afric...
- IND won by 278 runsvs. INDSL2nd TestThu, Aug 20, 2015Colombo, Sri LankaIndia in Sri Lanka Test Se...
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- Upcoming matchvs. INDSL3rd TestFri, Aug 28, 2015Colombo, Sri LankaIndia in Sri Lanka Test Se...
- vs. AUSENGOne-off T20IMon, Aug 31, 2015Mon, Aug 31, 2015Cardiff, EnglandAustralia in England T20 S...
- vs. AUSENG1st ODIThu, Sep 03, 2015Thu, Sep 03, 2015Southampton, EnglandAustralia in England ODI S...
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