Bangladesh Under 19s won by 9 wickets (DLS Method)
Considering the nature of English tracks, gigantic scores are expected to be a main feature of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 tournament. This way, batting becomes an extremely crucial aspect as a firing batting order would greatly augment the chances of any team lifting the glorious title.
The forthcoming mega-event would see some elite modern day batters featuring in the tournament. While talking about these players, one cannot ignore their prowess of registering centuries time and again. With a minimum of 10 centuries serving as a qualification criterion, Virat Kohli is surely one player which immediately pops into the mind and the run machine sits at the top of the list with an innings per century ratio of 5.34.
Hashim Amla (6.33), David Warner (7.43) and Quinton de Kock (7.57) closely follow the Indian captain. While Shikhar Dhawan captures the fifth spot, Aaron Finch sealed the sixth spot with former South African batsman AB de Villiers residing on the seventh position. Last three numbers belong to Rohit Sharma, Joe Root and Sachin Tendulkar.
Interestingly, eight of these players are going to participate in the upcoming 10-team tournament. Moreover, Pakistan’s Babar Azam and Imam-ul-Haq aren’t far behind as the former has 9 centuries in 62 runs while the latter smashed 6 tons in 28 innings. The thrilling contests of World Cup will commence from May 30 in England and Wales.