Former Pakistan batsman Shahid Afridi described Indian captain Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma as his favorite Indian batsman. Actually, Shahid Afridi was answering the questions of his fans on Twitter. Then a fan asked him who his two favorite Indian batsmen were. Afridi hesitantly took the names of Kohli and Rohit Sharma.
Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma are considered the best batsmen in the world. Where Virat has completed 23 thousand runs in international cricket. He is the only current batsman to have an average of over 50 in all formats. Not only this, he has also scored 70 centuries in ODIs and Tests. Virat Kohli’s ability to win matches for India has made him the most prolific player ever.
Rohit’s name is also this record
On the other hand, Rohit Sharma is the only batsman to score more than one double century in ODIs. He has scored three double centuries so far. Rohit has the highest score of 264 runs in ODIs. Rohit has also scored 4 centuries in T20. Indian opener Rohit Sharma also set a record for scoring 5 centuries while performing brilliantly in the 2019 World Cup.
Afridi told- Who is the best batsman in the world
When Afridi was asked the best batsman in the world, he named former West Indies batsman Viv Richards.
Afridi said on the question of a fan that Brian Lara and AB de Villiers are the best batsmen in front of whom he bowled. At the same time, he described Australian bowler Pat Cummings as the best bowler.