World cup 2019: The most surprising thing about Tendulkar’s team is that he has not given place to Indian wicket-keeper batsman Mahendra Singh Dhoni in his team. He preferred England’s open wicket-keeper batsman Johnny Bairstow instead of Dhoni.
world cup 2019, Sachin’s world cup 11: World Cup 2019 has ended and now all the giant players are telling their own world cup eleven. Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar has also announced his team.
Sachin has kept five Indian players in his team. The most surprising thing about Tendulkar’s team is that he has not given place to Indian wicket-keeper batsman Mahendra Singh Dhoni in his team. He preferred England’s open wicket-keeper batsman Johnny Bairstow instead of Dhoni.
Among the teams selected by Tendulkar, Indian captain Virat Kohli, the vice-captain and Rohit Sharma, who has made the most runs in the tournament, fast bowler Jaspreet Bumrah, besides allrounder Hardik Pandya and Ravindra Jadeja are included.
While Rohit scored 648 runs with the help of five centuries in the tournament, Jadeja played only two matches but still managed to make the place in the XI.
Tendulkar has also been selected by the New Zealand captain and Man of the Tournament, Ken Williamson. Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has also got a place in his team who scored more than 600 runs and took 11 wickets.
Another all-rounder is included in this team as Ben Stokes of the World Cup final star England.
Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc will lead the fast bowling department. He took 27 wickets in the tournament. Apart from Bumrah, England’s Jopra Archer has been included.
Even Bairstow was not even the first-choice wicketkeeper for the England team, and Jos Buttler played the role, but in Tendulkar’s XI, he got a place in the wicket-keeper.
He got priority over experienced Dhoni. Tendulkar selected the eleventh while commenting for the official broadcaster.
Tendulkar’s World Cup XI: Rohit Sharma, Johnny Bairstow (wicketkeeper), Ken Williamson (captain), Virat Kohli, Shakib Al Hasan, Ben Stokes, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Mitchell Starc, Jaspreet Bumrah, Joefra Archer. (With language input)
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