No Indian in Steyn’s best XI he played with or againstnewstolive - April 29, 2020 109 0 COMMENTS
New Delhi: Kumar Sangakkara and Brett Lee have been the one abroad gamers that made it to veteran South African pacer Dale Steyn’s best XI of gamers he has confronted or played with.
Steyn picked his former South African skipper Graeme Smith and former Sri Lankan captain Sangakkara as openers. Jacques Kallis, extensively rated as one of many biggest all- rounders of all time, slots in at no.four whereas Jhonty Rhodes comes in at no.5.
Interestingly, the group included his “school bowling partner”, “best friend” and his “club captain,” Cricket South Arica stated in its tweet.
Wicketkeeper and present South African restricted overs skipper Quinton de Kock got here in at no.6.
Australia’s Lee, former South African spinner Paul Harris and Proteas quick bowling nice Allan Donald made up the bowling division.
A notable omission from Steyn’s XI is AB de Villiers, with whom he played most of his worldwide matches with and was thought-about among the many batsmen in the world all through his worldwide profession. Also, there was no India in the XI picked up by Steyn.
Steyn’s Best XI he played with or against: Kumar Sangakkara, Graeme Smith, Dave Hawken, Jacques Kallis, Jonty Rhodes, Quinton de Kock, Bret Bargiachi, Peter Lombard, Brett Lee, Paul Harris, Allan Donald.
Sri Lanka cricketer Dinesh Chandimal picked his all-time Test XI and shared his checklist with followers on social media. Chandimal listed his all-time Test XI consisting of gamers he has played with or against or at the very least seen play.
Chandimal handed over opening roles to Alastair Cook and Sachin Tendulkar. Cook ended his profession as England’s highest run-getter whereas Tendulkar is the all-time prime run scorer in the longest format, however at a unique batting place.
Kumar Sangakkara was handed over the wicket-keeping position at No.three whereas India captain Virat Kohli and West Indies prince Brian Lara got here at No.four and No.5 respectively.
Chandimal’s XI: Alastair Cook, Sachin Tendulkar, Kumar Sangakkara, Virat Kohli, Brian Lara, Mahela Jayawardene, Jacques Kallis, Dale Steyn, Chaminda Vaas, Muttiah Muralitharan, Rangana Herath.