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captain in Sport topic

captaincaptain2 verb [transitive]  1 DSto lead a group or team of people and be their captain The U.S. team, captained by Arthur Ashe, won the Davis Cup in 1981 and 1982.2 to be in charge of a ship, aircraft etc→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
captainThe Americans, captained by Arthur Ashe, won the Davis Cup.The cheerleaders, captained by Karen Wardie, wore tight sweaters with an H stitched on the front.They will be captained by their talented flanker, Bramall.The youngster never enjoyed school but captained the football team, preferring sport to academic lessons.Jane, who captained the school lacrosse team, was a complete contrast to Sarah.A lot of them captained their own ships at first, and then they owned like more ships.