Nearly every Indian citizen has a crush or love affair with cricketer or cricket. With every match, the emotions of the fans run high. A single win can make them spilling out on the streets with their friends and family and celebrating the victory with colours and crackers. People do believe that cricket has no religion. Hence, in this article, we have brought our insight into the top 10 best and fabulous cricket batsmen in India.
The most distinguished icon of the cricket world, Sachin Tendulkar topped the list. If you are a big fan of Sachin, its next to impossible to find any flaws or negative point in his playing. He has earned a considerable reputation and respect from his full-time batsmanship. Sachin started his career in the age of 16 and fans around the world named him as God of Cricket.
Sunil Gavaskar played his first-class debut in the year of 1968 and it is not a good game for him as he got out for a duck. He is one of the best opening batsmen of India. His ruthless performance against every fast bowling makes him the greatest batsmen in the history of the cricket. During the 70s and 80s, he set a record by scoring 774 runs and became the highest debut run scorer.
Vijay Hazare is one of the oldest cricket players in Indian cricket history as he made his test debut during the year of 1946. When he played against England he added 65 runs and took 2 wickets. During the year of 1951 to 1953, he was the Captain of India and he is one of the first high-flyers of Indian Cricket. His tremendous performance makes him more famous and wanting against the strong Australian team. He has set several records in both domestic and international matches.
During the year of November 1975, Kapil Dev made his first-class debut and shows his tremendous performance by taking 6 wickets which helped his team to restrict the opponent Punjab to 63 runs. During the captainship of Kapil Dev, India witnessed his first victory of Cricket World Cup, 1983. Also, he is famous as a ferocious fast bowler and fine batsman. He is the all-rounders in the cricket. Moreover, he is the only cricketer who scored 5,000 Test runs and took 400 test wickets.
One of the industrious Indian Batsmen is Rahul Dravid who is called as the great wall of India. Also, He seems to be very calm and relaxed during his all test series match which made him perform well. Moreover, he was only considered as the test player due to his failures in limited overs. But, he broke that critics when he becomes the leading run scorer during the 1999 world cup.
The “Dada” of India Cricket, Sourav Ganguly is a natural knack for Indian Cricket Team. He is very much responsible for encouraging team member in 2000. In One Day International matches, he won consecutive Man of the Match Awards.
He has won the heart of India with his all-round performance as a batsman and a bowler. In 1956, he scored a century and taken five wickets against England. Only four cricketers in the world have batted at every spot in which he is also one of them. Also, he is the only Indian cricketer to have the game named after him.
One of the batsmen in Indian Cricket Team, who is blessed with implausible swagger and style. In every test cricket match, instead of being calm and relaxed, he prefers and tries to smash each ball regardless of the cricket format and he is known for his aggressive batting. Moreover, he made his ODI debut during the year of 1999 and test debut in 2001.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Famous as the Cool Captain of Indian Cricket Team, MSD has a list of achievements which is unprecedented. In his Captainship, India won 2007 World Twenty-20 and the 2011 Cricket World Cup. He is one of the leading wicket-keeper and greatest batsman India has ever had.
As Virat Kohli is not that old, but he deserves his name in the list of top 10 best Indian Cricketer. Furthermore, he took the captaincy in 2014 and is recognized as one of the best batsmen of the current era.
Hope you all seen these top 10 batsmen list in only India, apart from these batsmen there are many good batsmen are there in our same India country, but these people are ever Green like Best Batsmen in all the Time in India. so only I mentioned only these top 10 people, please don’t take it anything wrong.
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