Shakib Al Hasan is among all time greats of World Cup
India’s popular sports website ‘Sportskeeda’ has selected and published an all time best eleven of the cricket’s most auspicious tournament – the World Cup where ace all rounder Shakib Al Hasan is the sole representative of Bangladesh in the squad.
The selection criterion was not to pick up more than one player from each country. India’s living legend Sachin Tendulkar and the highest run scorer for England in the world cup Graham Gooch are in the opening slot. The all time West Indian great Sir Viv Richards is placed in the one down position.
The middle has been consisted of Martin Crowe, Andy Flower and Shakib Al Hasan. Kiwi great Martin Crowe is in the fourth position while Zimbabwe’s undoubtedly best batsman Andy Flower captured the fifth position as wicket keeper batsman while the top all rounder in all three formats of the game, Shakib Al Hasan is in the sixth position in the team.
Pakistan’s Sultan of Swing Wasim Akram, South Africa’s electric pacer Allan Donald, legendary Aussie spinner Shane Warne comprised the bowling department of the all time best world cup – X1.
All time best X1 of World Cup: Sachin Tendulkar, Graham Gooch, Viv Richards, Martin Crowe, Andy Flower, Shakib Al Hasan, Ryan Ten Doeschate, Wasim Akram, Shane Warne, Lasith Malinga and Alland Donald.