An all-rounder in the team will boost the team combination to play an extra specialist. Modern-day cricket demands an allrounder in the squad who can chip in to score crucial runs and pick wickets. Especially in the shorter format of the game, having an allrounder is an added advantage. Earlier, a specialist batter or a bowler good at their primary skill will be promoted to hone their secondary skill. With the arrival of too many leagues, many players want to excel in both the skills and secure their position. Each team participating in the coming T20 World Cup picked all-rounders in their squads. Watch ICC Men’s T20 World Cup live on YuppTV.
Ahead of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup, let’s look at some outstanding all-rounders capable of shifting the game in their favour.
Ravindra Jadeja is arguably one of the best all-rounders in the modern era. Specialised in picking wickets with his magical spin, he often played many game-changing knocks for India and Chennai Super Kings. A brilliant fielder on the ground, Jadeja has been instrumental in his team victories off late. A top-class bowler, a powerful hitter and an outstanding fielder, there’s little that he …