Greatest Cricket Batsmen of All Time
In cricket, it’s a batsman’s game. Some batsmen paint pictures with their strokes and score runs. Some overthrow bowling attacks with onslaughts. Some topple bowlers across the board.It doesn’t matter how many runs you score in a match, what counts is how many you score.Players can win matches with their batting. They also can save matches.There have been many memorable cricket matches that were won or saved with the bat.
Other major teams: Punjab, Kings XI Punjab
Career stats in Tests: 40 matches, 1,900 runs, 33.92 average, 169 highest score, 3 100s
Career stats in ODIs: 304 matches, 8,701 runs, 36.55 average, 87.67 strike rate, 150 highest score, 14 100s.
During his heyday, Yuvraj Singh was an X factor for India. He started his career by scoring an 80-ball 84 against the Australians. Although he has had his ups and downs in his career, he did well for India in its World T20 victories in 2007 and the 2011 World Cup.
Yuvi hit the fastest 50 in T20I history with a 12-ball fifty against Stuart Broad in the 2007 World T20. He also scored one of the most amazing knocks of the tournament against Australia by scoring 70 off 30 balls with five sixes.
For his all-round performance in the 2011 World Cup where he battled cancer and became the player of the tournament. He made 362 runs at an average of 90.50 and took 15 wickets at an average of 25.13.