Batsman Ranking In World Cricket

     Raj    01-Jun-2021

1) VIRAT KOHLI According to his past and present performance, INDIAN Captain Virat deserves to occupy the no.1 slot in the list. He is currently a top world-class batsman in all format of cricket (One day, T20, Test) He is consistent, and scores run whenever the team needs. He is a master of cover drive and can play cricket in every condition; his aggression on the field is unbelievable, which encourages other players. He is the fittest young player in the cricket world. VIRAT has achieved many awards for his unbelievable performance. LET'S LOOK AT SOME OF VIRAT KOHLI'S ACHIEVEMENTS - SIR GARFIELD SOBERS TROPHY ( ICC MEN'S CRICKETER OF THE DECADE 2011-2020) - ICC ODI PLAYER OF THE YEAR (2012,2017,2018) - ICC TEST PLAYER OF THE YEAR 2018. - WISDOM LEADING CRICKETER IN THE WORLD – 2016,17,18. Virat Kohli is a perfect number three batter who dominates World Cricket through his batting, and he has tons of records in cricket. He is also known as a Chase master, who makes the impossible targets possible to chase through his classic batting. Many questioned him when MS Dhoni leaves the captaincy that if Virat is ready to become the captain or not, but today under his captaincy, India is the no.1 team in test and also listed in one of the top team in white-ball cricket; he shuts the mouth of everyone who doubted him through his batting as well as captaincy and now encouraging new talents to touch the heights of the sky in the Indian cricket team. 2) JOE ROOT Joe Root, the world's finest batsman, has the perfect technique in batting, which makes every bowler in trouble thinking about how they can get him out. He is a perfect timer of the ball. He is a fantastic player of spin as well as fast bowling, he does not believe in hitting the ball hard, but his confidence in his timing makes every shot possible. He is the first batsman to score a double century in his 100th test match. He made the test debut for England in 2012 against India, and now in the present time, he had an incredible career in test cricket. JOE ROOT'S ACHIEVEMENTS WISDEN CRICKETER OF THE YEAR 2014 ENGLAND TEST CRICKETER OF THE YEAR:2015 ENGLAND'S LIMITED CRICKETER OF THE YEAR 2015 ICC PLAYER OF THE MONTH FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2021 (nominated) 3) ROHIT SHARMA Rohit Sharma the white-ball cricket master and now doing good in test cricket too. The man who has the most number of double centuries in white-ball cricket. For other players, it is hard to hit a single double century in limited-overs, but the man already has three double centuries in his limited-overs career. He had a massive record in cricket history, such as having the most number of sixes, 410 from 2011 compared to other players. The man dominates the toughest league globally, IPL, by having the five trophies under his belt. He is a pull stroke master; no other player can play as perfectly as Rohit Sharma plays the pull shot. He is also known as "RO-HITMAN SHARMA." At the start of his career, Rohit has struggled a lot, not getting enough chances to prove him because he was playing at no. 6 or 7 starting his career, but when Dhoni suggested that he open, His whole career changed the rest is history. The entire world knows that what he is and what he can do now. ROHIT SHARMA'S ACHIEVEMENTS ICC ODI PLAYER OF THE YEAR: 2019 The only player to hit five hundred in ODI WORLD CUP The only player to hit three double century in ODI CRICKET MOST SIXES BY BATSMEN FROM 2011-20 4) KANE WILLIAMSON One of the best and calmest captains and batsman in the world right now. He is a pillar of the New Zealand cricket team. Williamson is a successful batsman in the world, and He is a perfect timer of the ball. He is well known for his test performance, and he recently occupies the first position in the ICC test ranking, surpassing Virat and Smith. He is an excellent white-ball cricketer. He also got the orange cap in one IPL season. SOME OF KANE WILLIAMSON'S ACHIEVEMENTS PLAYER OF THE TOURNAMENT-ICC WORLD CUP 2019 CAPTAIN OF THE TOURNAMENT IN WC 2019 BY ESPNCRICINFO NZ PLAYER OF THE YEAR-2016 TEST PLAYER OF THE YEAR-2016 SIR RICHARD HADLEE MEDAL-2015-16 AND 2016-17 Apart from cricket, he is a kind-hearted man and a true sportsperson. His sportsman spirit was seen in the 2019 WC final against ENGLAND, where their team couldn't get their maiden WC trophy just because they hit less boundaries than England in a tied match, as per ICC Rules. But the man doesn't show any single emotion on his face, but everyone knows the real pain behind his smile. He is a true sportsperson in the cricket world. 5) STEVE SMITH Steve Smith, the world-class batsman, is having such an incredible career at a young age. However, he has ups and downs in his career. But faced all the problems bravely, either it's on the field or off the field. He is mostly known for his unique batting style, moving towards the off-stump, playing so strong in the leg side. He got LBW very few times in his International career by covering the whole stumps that show his perfection and confidence. AFTER being banned for one year by the Australian Cricket Board because of ball-tampering, he suffers a lot, Later he apologized to everyone for his mistake with tears in his eyes and made a fantastic comeback with a century against Afghanistan after a year. It' not easy to overcome the incidents like this, but he faced everyone with courage and showed the world how strong he is with a true sportsman spirit. SMITH'S ACHIEVEMENTS 1. 2015 - Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy (ICC Cricketer of the Year) 2. 2015, 2017 - ICC Test Player of the Year 3. 2015, 2018 - Australian Test Player of the Year 4. 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 - McGilvray Medal 5. 2009–10, 2011–12 - Steve Waugh Award 6. 2015 - Wisden Cricketers of the Year