The 2023 Cricket world cup is not just a tournament but more than that. Every player, every match, and every factor will play a significant role. In this blog, we will be taking a look at the top 10 Indian cricketers whose performance will matter and be a treat to watch. We’ve hand-picked 10 Indian players. So who are those players and why we have included them to our list, let’s get into that:-
King Kohli is at the top of our list. No wonder why he is on top, Kohli is the backbone of the Indian team and without him, the Indian cricket team wouldn’t be complete. Kohli is the part of team India since 2009. Since then, he has been phenomenal and an important player of the team. Kohli not only has the experience of 3 World Cups but, exceptional consistency and records as well, which makes him the best of the best. It would be quite interesting to see his performance in the upcoming cricket world cup. Some people believe that this could be the last ODI world cup of Virat Kohli. Well, only Kohli can confirm the same at the right time.
Rohit Sharma will lead the team India in the 2023 cricket world cup and will have the responsibility to clinch the trophy for the nation. Every Indian fan will surely be looking at Rohit Sharma in the world cup. Rohit is indeed one of the best captains out there. He helped Mumbai Indians to win IPL trophies many time. This time, his role would be the same but the stakes will be much higher than IPL. After all, it is a matter of the mighty and the supreme cricket world cup.
Gill is an emerging talented player of the Indian team. We’ve seen a lot of improvement and consistency in his career over the last few years. The playing 11 has not been selected yet for the world cup, but Gill has already secured his position in the team due to his remarkable performance not only in the IPL but in international cricket as well. Gill is considered to be the next Virat Kohli of team India. Former Indian cricketer and cricket commentators Akash Chopra firmly believe that Shubhman gill will reach the same level where Virat Kohli is standing at the present times. Furthermore, fans will expect that his current form continues in the world cup. Also, Gill will be trying to make an impact in his first ODI world cup.
Mohammed Siraj is an amazing young talented bowler who can bowl right in the beginning and death overs. It is been said that the greatest minds often come from the humblest of beginnings. The same thing applies to Mohammed Siraj. He has been one of India’s deadliest bowlers. Siraj’s best performance is supposedly against Australia in the border Gavaskar series in 2021. Not only that, he has proved his sheer ability and talent in all the matches where he has been given a chance. Right after this series, he has been given many chances in the Indian team and his performance has been phenomenal. Siraj is known for his pace, lethal swing bowling, and his accuracy with the ball. In spite of having personal issues off the field, he has always been focused and dedicated towards the game. As India gears up for the 2023 Cricket World Cup, Siraj will be one of the key players to watch out for.
The wicket-keeper batsman has become a key player for India. Rishabh is the batsman who has performed exceptionally well in all the formats of the game. Unfortunately, he went through a dangerous road accidents a few months ago. This is the reason why, he is not the part of this IPL and other tournament. However, he will completely recover from the injury before the 2023 cricket world cup. Rishabh Pant can play the roll of a finisher and take calculative risks if needed.
The leg-spinner is known for his trickery with the ball which often puts batsmen in trouble. Chahal he indeed one of the key bowlers for India. He has proved himself over the years in IPL as well as in international cricket. Chahal’s magic with variation and magical trickery with the ball.
The all-rounder has been an asset for team India who is absolutely great at three formats of the game. Pandya is generally known for his sheer power hitting ability with the bat and fast-medium bowling. Pandya may not be the best bowler in the team, however, he indeed is one of the supportive bowlers who can put the pressure on the batsmen and can take necessary wickets when needed. His comprehensive skill set in cricket makes him the best of the best in the Indian team which makes him irreplaceable.
The pacer is widely known for his lethal bowling in death overs. His unorthodox action and deadlt deliveries along with swing and pace make him the unbeatable in the world. Bumrah is currently going through a concussion break and will be fit until the 2023 cricket world cup take place.
The all-rounder is a integral part of the Indian team. Jadeja has always proved himself whenever he has been given a chance. He is not only good at batting and bowling but fielding as well. Jadeja is considered to be one the best fielders of modern day cricket. Jadeja’s spin often tricks the batsman causing the fall of wicket. He has also played some crucial and match winning innings for team India.