India and Zimbabwe are playing a three-match ODI series which is kick starts on Thursday (August 18).

Lop-sided contest

KL Rahul has been given the onus to lead the Indian pack while Shikhar Dhawan has taken the deputy role.

Rahul leads the pack

This will be India's first-ever tour of Zimbabwe since 2016, when they had travelled to the African nation for a three-match T20I series.

6-yr drought ends

India and Zimbabwe have squared off against each other in 63 ODIs so far with the former winning 51 matches while the latter emerged triumphant on 10 occasions. Two matches ended in a No Result.


Meanwhile, let's have a look at the Indian captains who never lost any ODI match against Zimbabwe.

Invincible captains

Former India captain Virat Kohli has clinched five ODI victories while playing against Zimbabwe. However, he has been given rest for the Zimbabwe tour. 

Virat Kohli (5 Wins)

The legendary India cricket and World Cup-winning-captain MS Dhoni bagged four ODI wins against Zimbabwe.

MS Dhoni (4 Wins)

The cricket great and 1983 World Cup-winning-skipper Kapil Dev secured four ODI victories playing against Zimbabwe.

Kapil Dev (4 Wins)

India's star battter Ajinkya Rahane has also clinched three ODI wins against Zimbabwe while captaining for the
Men in Blue.

Ajinkya Rahane (3 Wins)

Former India skipper Rahul Dravid earned two ODI victories against Zimbabwe.

Rahul Dravid (2 Wins)

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