The International Cricket Council (ICC) announced the Team of the Tournament of the recently concluded ICC ODI World Cup 2023 on Monday, November 20 a day after Australia lifted the trophy at the Narendra Modi Stadium. Indian skipper Rohit Sharma, who had a great tournament, has been named as the captain.
The team features 5 more Indian players, including Virat Kohli and Mohammed Shami. Kohli was the leading run-scorer in the tournament, while Shami finished leading wicket-taker. KL Rahul, Ravindra Jadeja and Jasprit Bumrah are the other three Indian cricketers. Meanwhile, World Cup-winning skipper Pat Cummins did not find a place in the team. Glenn Maxwell and Adam Zampa are the only two players from the Australian team to make the curated XI.
South Africa’s Quinton de Kock, who hit 4 hundreds, has been named as the wicketkeeper and the opener alongside Rohit. Meanwhile, New Zealand’s Daryl Mitchell is the No. 4 for the team. Sri Lankan player Dilshan Madhushanka, who took 25 wickets in the tournament is also part of the team. No player from Pakistan, Afghanistan, Netherlands and Bangladesh managed to make it to the XI. South Africa’s fast bowler Gerland Coetzee has been named as the 12th member.
Best of the best 😍
Revealing the official CWC23 Team of the Tournament 👇https://t.co/WBmJnsdZ0e
— ICC (@ICC) November 20, 2023
ICC’s Team of the ODI World Cup 2023
Quinton de Kock (wk) (South Africa) – 594 runs at 59.40, Four Centuries
Rohit Sharma (c) (India) – 597 runs at 54.27, 1 Century, Three fifties
Virat Kohli (India) – 765 runs at 95.62, 3 Centuries, 6 Fifties
Daryl Mitchell (New Zealand) – 552 runs at 69, 2 Centuries, 2 Fifties
KL Rahul (India) – 452 runs at 75.33, 1 century, 2 Fifties
Glenn Maxwell (Australia) – 400 runs at 66.66 and six wickets at 55, 2 Centuries
Ravindra Jadeja (India) – 120 runs at 40 and 16 wickets at 24.87, 1 Five-Wicket Haul
Jasprit Bumrah (India) – 20 wickets at 18.65, 1 Five-Wicket Haul
Dilshan Madushanka (Sri Lanka) – 21 wickets at 25, 1 Four-wicket haul, 1 Five-wicket Haul
Adam Zampa (Australia) – 23 wickets at 22.39, 3 Four-wicket hauls
Mohammed Shami (India) – 24 wickets at 10.70 – 1 Four-wicket haul, 3 Five-wicket Hauls
12th player: Gerald Coetzee (South Africa) – 20 wickets at 19.80, 1 Four-wicket haul