New Delhi: Ever since T20 cricket has come into the world, fans from all over the world like this format the most. The biggest reason behind this is that in this format, fours and sixes and wickets fall continuously, apart from this, something new happens every minute. There are many such batsmen in the world who hit long sixes in this format. But in the meantime, Afghanistan’s star leg-spinner Rashid Khan told who are the 5 best T20 batsmen in the world.
Who are the best 5 T20 batsmen?
Afghanistan star Rashid Khan has included Indian captain Virat Kohli and all-rounder Hardik Pandya in the top five T20 players of the World Cup. He said that both of them have the ability to win matches for their team in any kind of situation. Rashid also named South African legend AB de Villiers, New Zealand captain Kane Williamson and explosive West Indies batsman Kieron Pollard among his top five T20 cricketers ahead of the World Cup to be held in UAE and Oman from October 17.
Best told to Virat
Virat Kohli has scored 3159 runs in T20 Internationals with an average of 52.65 which is the best among batsmen to have played at least 20 innings. Rashid said, ‘It doesn’t really depend on the wicket, it doesn’t matter what the wicket is, it is in the players who will perform well.’ Kohli will participate in his fourth T20 World Cup. He was adjudged the player of the tournament in the last two World Cups. He will step down as the captain of the T20 format after the World Cup.
Pandya was also told important
Rashid said that while chasing the big target, the role of Pollard and Pandya will be important. He said, ‘These two will be such key batsmen for me who can also achieve the target of 80-90 runs in the last four-five overs. He is the kind of batsman who can easily play this role for you. Rashid picked Williamson for his laid-back demeanor that takes the pressure off the team and admitted that bowling to de Villiers has never been easier.
He said, ‘An explosive batsman who can score fast runs at any level, on any wicket, against any bowler and he can also play all kinds of shots. As a captain, you would always like to have this kind of batsman in your team.