DUBAI: International Cricket Council (ICC) announced the ICC T20I Team of the Year, Pakistan’s Babar Azam, Mohammad Rizwan, and Shaheen Afridi are included, while no Indian player could seal a spot.
In a press release, ICC recognized 11 top-performers across the playing countries following their outstanding performances in the previous year.
Pakistan’s skipper and number one T20I batter – Babar was named as the captain of the side, while Rizwan was picked as a wicketkeeper-batter.
Following a stellar year, Pakistan’s left-arm pacer Shaheen is also included in the XI.
Taking to Twitter, the ICC shared the T20I Team of the Year.
The XI players who make up the ICC Men’s T20I Team of the Year is revealed! 📝
Does your favourite player feature in the side?
— ICC (@ICC) January 19, 2022
TEAM: Babar Azam (c), Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Jos Buttler, Aiden Markram, Mitchell Marsh, David Miller, Tabraiz Shamsi, Josh Hazlewood, Wanindu Hasaranga, Mustafizur Rahman, and Shaheen Afridi