No Williamson-Warner in Pietersen's WC dream XI

Interestingly, Zampa is also the only to found a place in this team from the World Champion, Australia team.

No Williamson-Warner in Pietersen's WC dream XI

Maksud Haque
Desk Reporter

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Highlights

  • Kevin Pietersen’s team of the T20 World Cup 2021: Mohammad Rizwan, Jos Buttler, Babar Azam, Charith Asalanka, Aiden Markram, Moeen Ali, Wanindu Hasaranga, Adam Zampa, Trent Boult, Anrich Nortje, Shaheen Shah Afridi
  • The ICC T20 World Cup 2021 finished on November 14. Former England cricketer Kevin Pietersen has announced the best World Cup 11 as per his view. There is no Indian cricketer in his XI and only one from the champion team Australia.
    No Williamson-Warner in Pietersen's WC dream XI
    He has named Pakistan's Mohammad Rizwan and England's Jos Butler in the opening innings of the World Cup XI. Though both batsmen are wicket-keepers. Pietersen gave Babar Azam, who opened the innings for Pakistan in the World Cup, number three place.
    About Babar and Rizwan, Petersen said, "Babar Azam has once again proved to be one of the most consistent and best batsmen in the world. Rizwan has also scored consistently in the Pakistan XI. Despite his illness, he played a great 66-run innings against Australia. ”
    Former Englsh cricketer has given number Four spot to Sri Lanka's Charith Asalanka. It is not surprising to see this Lankan youngster in the XI. He is the highest run scorer for Sri Lanka in the tournament. Asalanka ensured the victory of the team by pushing Bangladesh backwards with one hand. He has caught the eye of Petersen by collecting consistent and fast runs.
    South Africa's Aiden Markram is in the top Five. He is effective with the bat as well as the ball.In the tournament he maintained continuity. Another all-rounder Moeen Ali is in Sixth. The English cricketer is currently one of the most influential T20 cricketers in the world.
    Zampa is the only feature from Australian team.
    As a spinner, Pietersen has Two leggies in the side. They are Wanindu Hasaranga from Sri Lanka and Adam Zampa of Australia. Interestingly, Zampa is also the only to found a place in this team from the World Champion, Australia team.
    The former English cricketer has Three pacers in the line up. They are: Trent Bolt, Shaheen Shah Afridi and Anrich Nortje.
    Kevin Pietersen’s team of the T20 World Cup 2021:
    Mohammad Rizwan  (Pakistan, 281 runs)
    Jos Buttler               (England, 269 runs)
    Babar Azam            (Pakistan, 303 runs):
    Charith Asalanka     (Sri Lanka, 231 runs)
    Aiden Markram        (South Africa, 162 runs)
    Moeen Ali                (England, 92 runs)
    Wanindu Hasaranga (Sri Lanka, 119 runs, 16 wickets)
    Adam Zampa           (Australia, 13 wickets)
    Trent Boult               (New Zealand, 13 wickets)
    Anrich Nortje           (South Africa, 9 wickets)
    Shaheen Afridi         (Pakistan, 7 wickets):