Dhoni named captain in Wisden all-time India Test XI

Popular cricket magazine Wisden came out with their all-time India Test XI on Wednesday on the occasion of India playing their 500th Test match. India’s ODI and T20I skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni was named the captain of the team.

The team also included the likes of Sunil Gavaskar, Virender Sehwagas openers.

  • Rahul Dravid, Sachin Tendulkar and V.V.S. Laxman are the three middle order batsmen in the team.  Dhoni, currenty India’s captain for One-Dayer and T20 teams, also remains the wicket-keeper.

    India’s first World Cup winning captain, Kapil Dev is also in the team. The pace department in the team has Javagal Srinath and Zaheer Khan whereas Anil Kumble and Bishan Singh Bedi make the spin duo in the team.