Clive Lloyd (West Indies).
The first cricket world cup was held in 1975. It was won by West Indies. Clive Lloyd was the captain.
Mike Denness was the captain in the first cricket world cup in England in 197.
For the ODI World Cup, the captain was Clive Lloyd of West Indies.
The inaugural Cricket World Cup was held in England, 1975 and won by the West Indies, who were captained by Clive Lloyd.
Allan Border of Australia was the best Captain in the world of Cricket.
Mahela Jayawardene was the captain of the Sri Lankan Cricket team in the 2007 Cricket World Cup.
Kapil Dev (India) was the second captain to lift the Cricket World Cup trophy. Clive Lloyd (West Indies) held the trophy on both the previous occassions in 1975 and 1979 World Cups.