The 2019 Cricket world cup is right on the clock. The team is getting ready for a face-off against each other in this top championship of the ODI format. All the teams face each other before entering the playoffs. Hence it is important to see some of the game-changing players who are most likely to impact a win for their country. Following are some of the cricketers who have had a huge impact on the selections and are most likely to perform under pressure and in tough situations.
5. Jhye Richardson
This 22-year-old had a huge impact on the selection for the Australian world cup squad. Jhye Richardson was successful in the ODI series against India with career-best figures of 4/26. He has also impressed the selectors with batting after winning a game for Australia in the last over.
4. David Warner
David Warner is back. Its that time again where people witness one of the all-time best explosive innings. After a time off from tampering controversy, Warner looks all fresh and is on a big roll in the IPL with back-to-back 50s. David Warner is definitely a player to watch out for in the upcoming cricket world cup 2019.
3. Hardik Pandya
Hardik Pandya too had a tough time lately. But he is back stronger than ever and this time looks to have mastered the helicopter shot. His fierce bowling is also a plus for team India. He bowls at over 140 KMPH. This makes him one of the best contenders for match winning performances in the world cup.
2. Kagiso Rabada
Kagiso Rabada has been one of the toughest bowlers to face in the recent times. His pace with Yorkers and bouncers can demoralise any batsmen. Rabada has been a real asset for the teams he has played. South Africa will definitely look to take advantage of Rabada’s spell. Along with the pace he has a nasty variation of slow and wicket-taking deliveries. All the above skills make Rabada one of the best wicket-taking bowlers in the world cup.
1. Jaspreet Bumrah
It has been quite normal for Twitter to erupt into praising Jaspreet Bumrah for his incredible spells. His wicket-taking abilities in the early part of the innings is extraordinary. His economical death bowling can turn the match around by winning crucial moments. Overall, he has been the best bowler of the year and is one of the must-watch players in the world cup.