- Australia’s Aaron Finch was named captain, Maxwell and Watson were also included in the team
- Afghanistan’s Mohammad Nabi and Rashid Khan in the team, no Pakistan player
Wisden Magazine, called the cricket bible, on Monday declared the T20 team of the decade. They have given Virat Kohli and Jasprit Bumrah of India a place in this. Mahendra Singh Dhoni was not included in the team. They have given the captaincy to Australia’s T20 captain Aaron Finch. Afghanistan’s Rashid Khan and Mohammad Nabi are included in this team, but no Pakistan player is on this list.
SHOCKING NAMES IN T20 TEAM OF THE DECADE
Wisden’s decade-old T20 squad lacks many notable faces. Such as Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Ben Stokes or David Warner. They include two players from Afghanistan in the list. Both are mainly spinners. Mohammad is a prophet of off-spinner, we know Rashid Khan for his leg break. England’s left-arm paceman David Wiley’s name is also shocking. He has speed and bounce, but he was unsuccessful in Death Overs.
WISDEN SAID – NO ONE LIKE KOHLI
On Kohli, the magazine said, “Virat may not have been very successful in the domestic T20, but he continues to flourish in international cricket. He also averages 53 and is the highest in a decade. He is the ideal batsman at number three. Playing the same against Pace and spin. “Wisden also added Bumrah, adding,” In death overs, bowlers like him are not able to bowl much. Their economy rate is 6.71. His stats become more special because he bowls mostly in the last over. ”
WISDEN’S T20 TEAM OF THE DECADE
Aaron Finch (captain), Colin Munro, Virat Kohli, Shane Watson, Glenn Maxwell, Joss Butler, Mohammad Nabi, David Willey, Rashid Khan, Jaspreet Bumrah and Lasith Malinga.newsnation24