Virat Kohli chosen as skipper for Cricket Australia's 2018 ODI Team Of The Year
New Delhi : India's star cricketer Virat Kohli has been chosen as the skipper of Cricket Australia's 2018 ODI Team Of The Year. The team also included three other Indians -Rohit Sharma, Kuldeep Yadav, and pacer Jasprit Bumrah.
In 2018, Virat Kohli showed a stellar performance with 1202 runs from 14 matches, averaging 133.55 in ODI cricket. Furthermore, he also concluded 2018 as the top-ranked player in the International Cricket Council (ICC) Test ranking.
Cricket Australia's XI men squad contains Rohit Sharma (India), Jonny Bairstow (England), Joe Root (England), Virat Kohli (India, c), Shimron Hetmyer (West Indies), Jos Buttler (England, wk), Thisara Perera (Sri Lanka), Rashid Khan (Afghanistan), Kuldeep Yadav (India), Mustafizur Rahman (Bangladesh), Jasprit Bumrah (India).
Notably, Cricket Australia’s ODI Team Of The Year did not comprise of a single Australian player. The list also did not feature any player from New Zealand or South Africa.