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Shakib in Cricinfo’s XI; not Kohli

 Sports Desk

 Published: 07:06 PM, 18 July 2019  

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The 12th ICC Cricket World Cup ended but it did not work out. The world's legendary cricketers and popular media are picking up their best XIs. As the only Bangladeshi cricketer, the best performing all-rounder in the World Cup, Shakib Al Hasan is being available in each XI.

World's popular Website Cricinfo has organized their best XI Keeping the three cricketers from the two finalists each, all-rounder Shakib has also been given a chance. However, India's captain Virat Kohli was not kept in the XI.

There is no cricketer is available in the Cricinfo’s XI from Pakistan, West Indies, Sri Lanka, South Africa and Afghanistan.

Ben-Stokes, all-rounder like Shakib has been placed as number five. Alex Carey as wicketkeeper batsman soon after them. All-rounder James Neesham is in the next position. Mitchell Starc, Zafera Archer, Lucky Ferguson and Jasprit Boomara are on the XI respectively as the bowler.

ESPNcricinfo's World Cup XI at a glance: Rohit Sharma, Jason Roy, Shakib Al Hasan, Kane Williamson (capt), Ben Stokes, Alex Kerry, James Neesham, Mitchell Starc, Zafra Archer, Lucky Ferguson and Jasprit Boomara.