Marathas progressively turned into a most predominant Force under numerous People.
1.First and principal was author of Hindavi Swarajya that is Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. He made Hindavi Swarajya out of a little jagir. He did Dakshin Digvijay and at top had the majority of the Deccan and south under his order .
2. Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj:- Fought a 5 front fight and extended Hindavi Swarajya in Karnataka area just as gujarat. Never lost a fight.
3. Chhatrapati Shahu and Peshwa Balaji Vishwanath:- Maratha Empire came to at top under chhatrapati Shahu. He had relegated primary duties to Peshwas. Balaji Vishwanath bhat the first Peshwa under chhatrapati shahu assumed a key function of development of Maratha power.
4. Bajirao Peshwa:- Bajirao Peshwa under chhatrapati shahu Maharaj drove the quick extension of Marathas every which way wjth his capable commanders like Malhar rao Holkar, pilajirao Jadhav, chimaji appa and others.
5. Kanhoji Angre:- Kanhoji Angre drove the string maratha naval force for quite a long time and directed foes.