Shakib named in the ICC World Cup 2019 best XI
Shakib Al Hasan has been named in the ICC World Cup 2019 team of the tournament by ICC, after his brilliant stint in the tournament. He is the only Bangladesh player to be named on the squad.
The ace all rounder , Shakib missed out on the Player of the Tournament award to New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson despite having scored two centuries, seven half centuries and taking 11 wickets in the mega event. However, he did make his cut into the best XI of the tournament along with the likes of highest run getter of the tournament, Rohit Sharma and highest wicket-taker Mitchell Starc.
Best XI of the ICC World Cup 2019:
1. Rohit Sharma (India)
2. Jason Roy (England)
3. Kane Williamson (New Zealand)
4. Joe Root (England)
5. Shakib Al Hasan (Bangladesh)
6. Ben Stokes (England)
7. Alex Carey (Australia)
8. Mitchell Starc (Australia)
9. Jofra Archer (England)
10. Lockie Ferguson (New Zealand)
11. Jasprit Bumrah (India)
The 12th man is Trent Boult (New Zealand).