Sportskeeda – Kohli named captain of ICC’s Test ODI teams

Dubai, Jan 18 (PTI) Virat Kohli was today named captainof the ICC Test and ODI teams of the year that included fourother Indians as well.

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  • Kohli named captain of ICC’s Test ODI teams Dubai, Jan 18 (PTI) Virat Kohli was today named captainof the ICC Test and ODI teams of the year that included fourother Indians as well.
  • The Test team also comprises Cheteshwar Pujara andRavichandran Ashwin, who have been in good form last year.
  • The team includes three Australians — Smith, openerDavid Warner and fast bowler Mitchell Starc, three SouthAfricans — opener Dean Elgar, wicket-keeper Quinton de Kockand pacer Kagiso Rabada.
  • Kohli, the Winner of the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy andODI Cricketer of the Year awards, was chosen to lead the ICCODI team, which includes Rohit Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah asthe other two Indians.
  • He also became thefirst batsman in the history of ODI cricket to score threedouble-centuries last December.

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