Cricket World Cup 2019 is all set to give you 24-7 Cricket Entertainment from May 30th, 2019. World’s biggest cricket event is about to knock your doors with back to back 48 nail-biting matches. Top 10 teams are taking part in Cricket World Cup 2019 of ICC. England and Wales are hosting the world cup this year.
A total number of 11 venues in England and Wales will host these 48 blistering matches. This year, ICC came up with a round robin tournament. It means every team will play with other 9 teams of the tournament. There are hundreds of players to watch this year.
Every team has some fully loaded guns that are ready to play a crucial role in their team. Top 10 batsmen of ICC cricket world cup 2019 are mentioned here for the readers. Give this article a full read to know the top 10 players to watch in ICC world cup 2019.
Top Players of Cricket World Cup 2019:
- Virat Kohli from India
- Babar Azam from Pakistan
- Glen Maxwell from Australia
- Kane Williamson from New Zealand
- Joss Buttler from England
- Mushfiqur Rahim from Bangladesh
- Rashid Khan from Afghanistan
- Faf du Plessis from South Africa
- Angelo Mathews from Sri Lanka
- Chris Gayle from West Indies
1: Virat Kohli from India:
India’s top scoring gun, Virat Kohli is all set to perform in the ICC world cup 2019. With a brilliant form in IPL, he is ready to rock and roll you from your seats during the world cup 2019. He is currently present at 1st position in the ICC ODI batsman ranking 2018 and 2019. He is also the favorite player of fans picked up by the ICC official cricketing application back in March 2019. Virat has 41 ODI centuries in his career.
2: Babar Azam from Pakistan:
Babar Azam is in the form of his life. He is showing great cricketing shots in all grounds of the world. Currently standing at 7th position in ICC ODI batsman ranking 2018 and 2019. Babar has scored 8 top notch centuries in ODI cricket. He is one of those players that will be worth to watch in world cup 2019. Pakistan is also relying much on his shoulder due to his current form.
3: Glen Maxwell from Australia:
With 666 rating points, Maxwell is standing at 23rd position in ICC player ranking. Glenn Maxwell is in top class form of his career. He didn’t play in the IPL to get familiar with England’s playing conditions. He was the third top scorer for Australia in ICC world cup 2015. With one century to his name, the Maxwell is eyeing to play a superb role for Australia in this world cup. If you want to learn more about Glenn Maxwell current form, then you can read from here.
4: Kane Williamson from New Zealand:
Mr. Cool from New Zealand, Kane Williamson is representing his team in this year’s world cup. Williamson is present at 11th position in ICC player ranking 2018 and 2019. He has scored more than 5000 runs in 133 innings with 11 centuries and 37 half-centuries to his name. While playing from Sun Rises Hyderabad, Williamson showed his brilliant skills of batting and captaincy. He took his team to the playoffs and now eyeing to life the ICC world cup 2019.
5: Joss Buttler from England:
Joss Buttler is a fine hard hitter from England’s team. Recently, he showed his hard-hitting skills in IPL. He is also scoring big runs against Pakistan in the ongoing series. In the 2nd ODI against Pakistan, he scored a brilliant century while facing 50 oddballs. Due to such great form, he is a trump card of England in the world cup 2019. England’s Captain, Eoin Morgan is eyeing to lift the trophy in front of the home crowd.
6: Mushfiqur Rahim from Bangladesh:
Wicketkeeper-batsman, Mushfiqur Rahim is also in great form these days. He is now capable of hitting big shots as he improved his batting in the last couple of years. He has 6 centuries to his name. Batting Average 35 runs while playing in the low order, shows his great skills. Mushfiqur Rahim along with Shakib Ul Hassan is planning to win their first world cup. Surely, they are strong contenders for World Cup 2019.
7: Rashid Khan from Afghanistan:
Rashid Khan from Afghanistan is one of the worth players to watch in the ICC world cup 2019. With his immense bowling skills, he will try to trap the world’s best batsmen with googly and other tricks. No doubt, he is a rising all-rounder as he improved his batting in the last couple of years. He got 123 wickets in 57 matches and still counting. Therefore, he is a trump card from Afghanistan’s squad.
8: Faf du Plessis from South Africa:
Faf du Plessis is captaining South Africa for the first time in the mega cricket event. as AB de Villiers is not present in the South Africa world cup squad, therefore, Faf du Plessis should show a great responsibility. No doubt, he is one of the best players to watch in ICC cricket world cup 2019. He scored 11 centuries in ODI cricket while playing at a healthy average of 47. Gear up your seats as world cup 2019 is ready to knock your doors with nail-biting encounters. You can get more world cup 2019 news from here.
9: Angelo Mathews from Sri Lanka:
Angelo Mathews is a key player from Sri Lankan’s squad. He will be playing an essential role as Dinesh Chandimal and Upul Tharanga are not present in the squad. He has a healthy batting average of 43 runs with 2 centuries. Apart from his batting, he also bowls right arm medium fast. In the ICC ODI player rating, he is present at 35th spot. With all young guns in Sri Lankan team, they are going to hunt ODI world cup for the second time in history.
Chris Gayle from West Indies:
Chris Gayle is one of the phenomenal players in the world who likes to go big on every ball. Yes, he is a great big hitter of all times. He is currently the number one player in world cup who has more sixes than any other player. Therefore, he will be key to watch from the West Indian side. 25 centuries are on his name. His batting average is also great that is nearly equal to 40. You can learn more from here.
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