Shakib in Wisden’s 2021 ODI Team of the Year

In addition to ODIs, Wisden has also selected the best Test team in the world today.

Shakib in Wisden’s 2021 ODI Team of the Year

Maksud Haque
Desk Reporter

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Highlights

  • The team has been selected by Wisden writers.
  • Williamson has been given the role of captain in the Tests, though no one has been given the role of captain in the ODI team.
  • None has been identified as a wicket-keeper in the ODI team like the captain.
  • Bangladeshi cricketer Shakib Al Hasan has been named in cricket bible Wisden’s 2021 ODI Team of the Year. The team is made up of cricketers who are currently playing and have done great performances.
    Wisden’s 2021 ODI Team of the YearThe team has been selected by Wisden writers. Rohit Sharma and Johnny Bairstow are elected as best openers in the current XI. Virat Kohli has been kept in one down. Then there are Babar Azam and Lokesh Rahul.
    Shakib is at number six in the batting order. Chris Woakes is in the seventh place. Mitchell Starc, Trent Boult, Adam Zampa and Jaspreet Bumrah are also in the XI.
    In addition to ODIs, Wisden has also selected the best Test team in the world today. Of course there is no Bangladeshi there. However, Rohit Sharma is also in that team. His partner in the opening is Marnus Labushen. Joe Root has been given a place in One Down. Steve Smith and Ken Williamson, the two best Test performers, are at number four and five.
    Also in the Test squad are Mohammad Rizwan, Rabindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Pat Cummins, James Anderson and Jaspreet Bumrah.
    Incidentally, Williamson has been given the role of captain in the Tests, though none has been given the role of captain in the ODI team. None has been identified as a wicket-keeper in the ODI team like the captain. However, Rizwan is in the role of wicket-keeper in the Test team.
    • Wisden’s 2021 ODI and Test Team of the Year
    ODI Team:
    Rohit Sharma, Johnny Bairstow, Virat Kohli, Babar Azam, Lokesh Rahul, Shakib Al Hasan, Chris Woakes, Mitchell Starc, Trent Boult, Adam Zampa, Jaspreet Bumrah.
    Test Team:
    Rohit Sharma, Marnus Labuschagne, Joe Root, Steve Smith, Kane Williamson, Mohammad Rizwan, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Pat Cummins, James Anderson, Jasprit Bumrah.