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]
- SA won by 1 wktvs. ENGSA4th ODIFri, Feb 12, 2016Johannesburg, South AfricaEngland in South Africa OD...
- IND won by 69 runsvs. SLIND2nd T20IFri, Feb 12, 2016Ranchi, IndiaSri Lanka in India T20 Ser...
- AFG won by 5 wkts.vs. ZIMAFGPlate Championship FFri, Feb 12, 2016xxx-xxx-xxx, xxx-xxx-xxxUnder-19 World Cup, 2016...
- live match AUS 147/3 (40 Overs)vs. AUSNZ1st TestLIVENZ 183/10;Wellington, New ZealandTrans-Tasman Trophy, 2016...
- Upcoming matchvs. SLBANSuper League 3rd-4thSat, Feb 13, 2016Fatullah, BangladeshUnder-19 World Cup, 2016...
- Upcoming matchvs. INDWISuper League FinalSun, Feb 14, 2016Mirpur, BangladeshUnder-19 World Cup, 2016...
- Upcoming matchvs. ENGSA5th ODISun, Feb 14, 2016Cape Town, South AfricaEngland in South Africa OD...
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