Shahid Afridi became the 27th player to lead Pakistan in Test cricket. The first Test match of the two-Test series between Pakistan and Australia which is being played at the Lords is Shahid Afridis first Test as Pakistan captain. Afridi who captioned Pakistan in 11 twenty20s and five limited overs international matches is leading Pakistan for the first time in Test cricket after playing 26 matches. Abdul Hafeez Kardar who played three Test matches for India was the first Pakistani captain in Tests. He led the Pakistan team for the first time against India at Delhi in 1952-53. Adbul Hafeez Kardar played all 23 Test matches for Pakistan while leading the side. Javed Miandad and Imran Khan shared the record of winning the most number of Test for Pakistan. Javed Miandad led Pakistan in 34 Test matches, winning 14, losing six ad drawing 14 while Imran Khan captained Pakistan in 48 Test matches, winnings 14, losing eight and drawing 26. Imtiaz Ahmed, Javed Burki, Saeed Ahmed, Majid Khan, Wasim Bari, Asif Iqbal , Shoaib Malik are the seven Pakistani skipper who never win a Test match. Shahid Afridi is the fourth Pakistani skipper after Inzamam-ul-Haq, Younis Khan and Shoaib Malik to led in all three formats of the game, Test match, one day internationals and Twenty-20 matches. Player Span P W L D Success% Abdul Hafeez Kardar 1952-1958 23 6 6 11 50.00 Fazal Mahmood 1959-1961 10 2 2 6 50.00 Imtiaz Ahmed 1959-1962 4 - 2 2 25.00 Javed Burki 1962-1962 5 - 4 1 20.00 Hanif Mohammad 1964-1967 11 2 2 7 50.00 Saeed Ahmed 1969-1969 3 - - 3 50.00 Intikhab Alam 1969-1975 17 1 5 11 38.23 Majid Khan 1973-1973 3 - - 3 50.00 Mushtaq Mohammad 1976-1979 19 8 4 7 60.52 Wasim Bari 1977-1978 6 - 2 4 33.33 Asif Iqbal 1979-1980 6 - 2 4 33.33 Javed Miandad 1980-1993 34 14 6 14 61.76 Imran Khan 1982-1992 48 14 8 26 56.25 Zaheer Abbas 1983-1984 14 3 1 10 57.14 Wasim Akram 1993-1999 25 12 8 5 58.00 Waqar Younis 1993-2003 17 10 7 - 58.82 Saleem Malik 1994-1995 12 7 3 2 66.66 Rameez Raja 1995-1997 5 1 2 2 40.00 Saeed Anwar 1996-2000 7 1 4 2 27.57 Aamer Sohail 1998-1998 6 1 2 3 41.66 Rashid Latif 1998-2003 6 4 1 1 75.00 Moin Khan 1998-2001 13 4 2 7 57.69 Inzamam-ul-Haq 2001-2007 31 11 11 9 50.00 Mohammad Yousuf 2003-2010 9 2 6 1 27.77 Younis Khan 2005-2009 9 1 3 5 38.88 Shoaib Malik 2007-2007 3 - 2 1 16.66 Shahid Afridi 2010-2010 1 - - - -