Who Is The King Of Cricket At Present?

Who Is The King Of Cricket At Present?
Who Is The King Of Cricket At Present?
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The “king” of cricket, that would be a matter of opinion and subjective. However, there are a few players who are widely regarded as some of the best cricketers in recent time.

There have been several exceptional cricketers who have made a significant impact on the sport. Some of the most prominent names include.

#1. Virat Kohli (India)

Former Captain Virat Kohli is from one of the best Indian cricket team and widely regarded as one of the best batsmen in the world. He has set numerous records in all formats of the game and has been instrumental in India’s success in recent years.

Kohli made his international debut in 2008 and has since played in all formats of the game. He is known for his aggressive batting style and excellent fielding abilities. Kohli has scored over 12,898 runs in One Day Internationals (ODIs) and more than 8,416 runs in Test matches, with an average of over 50 in both formats.

Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli

Kohli is also known for his leadership skills. He was appointed the captain of the Indian national team in 2017 and led the team to numerous victories, including the 2019 Cricket World Cup.

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FormatCurrent RankingsMatRunsHSAvgSR100s50s
Test13108841625448.9355.322828
ODI 62741289818357.3293.634665
T20I16115400812252.74137.97137
IPL224670611336.64129.51545

#2. Babar Azam (Pakistan)

Babar Azam is a Pakistani cricketer and the current captain of the Pakistan national cricket team. Babar is considered one of the best batsmen in the world and has been compared to the likes of Virat Kohli and Steve Smith.

He made his international debut in 2015 and has since become a key player in the Pakistani cricket team. Babar has scored over 11800 runs in international cricket across all formats, including 18 centuries and 42 half-centuries. He is known for his elegant stroke-play and his ability to score runs consistently.

Babar Azam
Babar Azam

Babar Azam is known for his calm and composed demeanor on the field, even in high-pressure situations. This quality has helped him make good decisions under pressure and has earned him the respect of his teammates.

FormatCurrent RankingsMatRunsHSAvgSR100s50s
Test547369619648.6355.03926
ODI 195481315859.4189.031724
T20I499335512241.42127.81230
PSL79293511543.80124.84128

#3. Joe Root (England)

Joe Root is an English cricketer who currently serves as the captain of the England Test cricket team. Root is considered one of the best batsmen in the world and has scored over 10,948 runs in Test cricket, including 29 centuries. He is also a part-time off-spinner and has taken 53 wickets in Tests.

Root is known for his calm and composed demeanor on and off the field, as well as his dedication and work ethic. Joe Root is known for his exceptional batting skills and his ability to play long innings. He is a technically sound batsman with a solid defense, but he is also capable of playing attacking shots and scoring runs quickly.

Joe Root
Joe Root

Root is also a useful part-time off-spinner. While he is not primarily a bowler, he has taken wickets in important situations for England and can provide a valuable option for his captain.

FormatCurrent RankingsMatRunsHSAvgSR100s50s
Test41291094825450.2256.132957
ODI 22158620713350.6686.931636
T20I328939035.72126.3105

#4. Rohit Sharma (India)

Rohit Sharma is an Indian cricketer who is considered one of the best opening batsmen in the world. He is a right-handed batsman and occasional right-arm off-break bowler. Rohit Sharma is considered one of the most talented and explosive batsmen in modern-day cricket, especially in limited -overs formats.

Rohit Sharma made his debut for the Indian cricket team in 2007 and has since become an integral part of the team. He has scored over 22,900 runs in international cricket, including 29 centuries and 93 half-centuries. Rohit Sharma is also the first batsman in history to score three double centuries in One Day Internationals (ODIs).

Rohit Sharma has been a successful captain for the Indian cricket team as well as the Mumbai Indians franchise in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

rohit sharma becomes first Indian to hit 400 international sixes
Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma’s captaincy record is quite impressive, and he is considered to be one of the most successful captains in modern-day cricket.

FormatCurrent RankingsMatRunsHSAvgSR10050s
Test1249337921245.6655.94914
ODI 8243982526448.6490.023048
T2032148385311831.3139.2429
IPL228588010930.15129.863140

#5. Kane Williamson (New Zealand)

Kane Williamson is a highly respected and talented cricketer who is widely regarded as one of the best batsmen and captains in the world. He is certainly one of the leading cricketers in the world today.

Williamson is the captain of the New Zealand cricket team and has led them to several notable victories, including reaching the final of the 2019 Cricket World Cup. He is also an accomplished batsman, having scored over 8,000 runs in Test cricket at an average of over 54.

Kane Williamson
Kane Williamson

Williamson is the captain of the New Zealand cricket team and has led them to significant success in recent years, including reaching the final of the ICC World Test Championship in 2021.

FormatCurrent RankingsMatRunsHSAvgSR100s50s
Test294812425154.955.03926
ODI 12161655414847.889.031724
T20I478724649533.3127.81230

FAQs

Who is the king of cricket in India?

The king of cricket in India is undoubtedly Virat Kohli with over 25000 runs across all three formats in international cricket.

Who is the king of cricket captain?

Former Indian Team captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni is the king of cricket captain with all the three major ICC titles under his belt and a win percentage of 53.61.

Who is the king of cricket in IPL?

Five-time title winners Mumbai Indians are the king of cricket IPL.

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