<b>Part one:</B> Mike Brearley picks his favourite captains, starting with the best Indian leader he has seen
More from My XI
Defending champions Essex off the mark
Apr 22, 2018
'Marshall is my No. 1 fast bowler'
Jan 29, 2016
'He would just keep coming all day'
Jan 26, 2016
'You had to play Shane the bowler, and the man'
Jan 19, 2016
'His ability to swing the ball late was phenomenal'
Jan 12, 2016
'He was quirky as a batsman and keeper'
Jan 05, 2016
'He had the best footwork I've seen'
Dec 22, 2015
'If you wanted a player to bat for your life, Border would be it'
Dec 12, 2015
'An amazing record for 20-plus years'
Dec 12, 2015
'The best puller and hooker of the ball I've seen'
Dec 01, 2015
'A classic player with classic technique'
Nov 23, 2015
'His ability to put the bad ball away was second to none'
Nov 17, 2015
'The shrewdest captain I played against'
Nov 03, 2015
'Australia made a mistake not making Marsh captain after Greg Chappell'
Oct 27, 2015
'He was inspirational to lesser players'
Oct 22, 2015
'Imran had passion, conviction and the ability to spot talent'
Oct 13, 2015
'He wanted his players to grow as individuals'
Oct 03, 2015
'Worrell carried a huge burden as captain'
Sep 28, 2015
'He united a team of disparate and gifted individuals'
Sep 21, 2015
'Fletcher got a very raw deal from England'
Sep 11, 2015