Chennai Super Kings were the most successful team till 2011 IPL with two titles. Chennai Super Kings won two consecutive IPL titles in 2010 and 2011.
They had a charismatic leader in MS Dhoni who led CSK to six IPL finals out of eight editions. He also led Rising Pune Supergiant in 2016 IPL.
Dhoni is the most capped skipper in IPL. He captained CSK and RPS in 143 matches overall. He won 83, lost 59 and one no result.
Gautam Gambhir is next with 107 matches as skipper in IPL for two franchisees – Delhi Daredevils and Kolkata Knight Riders. He led in 107 matches, won 61, lost 45 and one tied.