World Cup XI After Week Three

Who’s earned selection in the World Cup XI after three weeks of competition.

Who are the best performing players after 25 games of the 2019 World Cup? Let the debate begin….

1. AARON FINCH (AUS)

The Aussie skipper is having a tremendous tournament making it hard to believe his place in the team was in question during the Australian summer.

M
5
I
5
NO
0
Runs
343
HS
153
Ave
68.66
BF
310
SR
110.64
100s
1
50s
2

2. ROHIT SHARMA (IND)

Is it too early to crow about the fact he was our pre-tournament pick for player of the tournament?

M
3
I
3
NO
1
Runs
319
HS
140
Ave
159.50
BF
327
SR
97.55
100s
2
50s
1

3. JOE ROOT (ENG)

Second leading run scorer in the tournament to date, the English test skipper is one of the first picked in the team after week three.

M
5
I
5
NO
0
Runs
367
HS
107
Ave
91.75
BF
368
SR
99.72
100s
2
50s
2

4. EOIN MORGAN (ENG)

When you score 148 off 71, you get a place in this side.

M
5
I
4
NO
0
Runs
249
HS
148
Ave
62.25
BF
182
SR
136.81
100s
1
50s
1

5. KANE WILLIAMSON (NZ)

Only dismissed once in the tournament, just like his team, the Black Caps skipper is firing on all cylinders.

M
4
I
3
NO
2
Runs
225
HS
106*
Ave
225
BF
309
SR
72.81
100s
1
50s
1

6. SHAKIB AL HASAN (BAN)

The leading runscorer in the tournament to date, for those who didn’t already know, the 32-year-old is one of the best all-rounders in world cricket.

M
4
I
4
NO
1
Runs
384
HS
124*
Ave
128
BF
370
SR
103.78
100s
2
50s
2

7. JOS BUTTLER (ENG)

Limited Over cricket’s premier wicket-keeper/batsman has had a wonderful tournament to date. Did you expect anything different?

M
4
I
4
NO
0
Runs
187
HS
103
Ave
46.75
BF
138
SR
135.50
100s
1
50s
1

8. JOFFRA ARCHER (AUS)

The English quick has had an explosive start to to the tournament and will have a major role to play if his team are to win their first World Cup.

M
5
I
5
O
45.5
M
5
R
217
W
12
BB
3/27
Ave
18.08
ER
4.84

9. MITCH STARC (AUS)

One of the most dangerous bowlers in the world, Starc once again finds himself at the pointy end of the World Cup wicket takers list.

M
5
I
5
O
46.0
M
3
R
249
W
13
BB
5/46
Ave
19.15
ER
5.41

10. MOHAMMAD AMIR (PAK)

Bewilderingly Pakistan left Amir out of their initial World Cup squad. The batsmen of the tournament’s other teams are no doubt wishing it had stayed that way.

M
4
I
4
O
36.0
M
2
R
170
W
13
BB
5/30
Ave
13.07
ER
4.72

11. LOCHIE FERGUSON (NZ)

The 28 year old, along with his fellow NZ quicks, has been on fire and deserves his place in the World Cup XI after three weeks.

M
4
I
4
O
35.3
M
3
R
158
W
11
BB
4/37
Ave
14.36
ER
4.45

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