Carlos Braithwaite is on top in list of top five batting performances in World Cup
The World Cup 2019 was full of cricketing excellence with great hitting and amazing spells by players. Rohit Sharma, David Warner. Kane Williamson, Aaron Finch, Mitchell Starc, Jasprit Bumrah, Jofra Archer were consistent throughout the World Cup. Here we will see the top 5 batting performances of the tournament which won our heart.
If 4 sixes in the final of the T20 world cup in 2019 were not enough of his exceptional power-hitting then the big man played a blinder of innings at the Old Trafford ground in Manchester. The all-rounder scored an unbelievable 101 of 82 balls but couldn’t get his team home against New Zealand. Chasing 292 West Indies lost 7 wickets at the score of 164 and they are needed almost run a ball. Carlos Braithwaite launched himself big and took the game till last moment. With 6 needed off 7 balls, he tried to hit the ball for a six but got caught out at the boundary.
Kane Williamson played well consistently throughout the World Cup. His innings against South Africa in the 25th match of the World Cup was a match-winning and one of the best in the World Cup. He made 106 not out and helped his team in winning a thriller in the last over of the match on a slow wicket. He read the condition well and anchored the innings calmly on a tough wicket.
Shakib Al Hasan
The left-handed all-rounder ruled the World Cup 2019 by some mesmerizing performances. One of those was against England in 12th match when he scored 121 of just 119 balls in the losing cause. It was a free-flowing innings which almost gave them the hope of chasing the big target of 387.
Ben Stokes will be remembered forever for his battle in finals of World Cup 2019 where he scored one of the best innings of his life. He was in great form throughout the series and scored 465 runs in the tournament. His 84 from 98 in a pressure situation helped his team tie the match. He was also given Man of the Match award for his innings.
When the world number one batsman ranks you better than him, surely you are one of the best. Virat said that Rohit Sharma is the best batsman in India currently. He almost broke 2 huge records of Sachin Tendulkar of most runs in a Wolrd Cup and most centuries in a World Cup. He scored 5 centuries but his innings against Pakistan was amazing. He scored massive 140 in just and 113 balls and set a good platform for lower-order batsman.
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