In case you use social media, you have to have seen a lot of folks posting then-and-now profile footage. The craze entails folks evaluating footage of themselves in 2009 to those taken in 2019 on Fb, Twitter and Instagram. It is a development that is finest often known as the ‘#10YearChallenge’ or ‘#2009vs2019’ and identical to everybody else, the Worldwide Cricket Council (ICC) additionally determined to take part within the newest fad. The ICC, on their official Twitter deal with, shared footage evaluating Take a look at rankings of 2009 to 2019. Apparently, not one of the gamers who featured in prime 10 in 2009 are part of the 2019 listing. The 2009 batting listing, which is headed by Windies legend Shivnarine Chanderpaul options Mohammad Yousuf, Kumar Sangakkara, Kevin Pietersen and Michael Clarke within the prime 5.

Mahela Jayawardene, Ricky Ponting, Graeme Smith, Younus Khan and Gautam Gambhir full the highest 10.

Virat Kohli, the number one Test batsman in the world right now, leads the 2019 listing with 937 score factors. The 30-year-old is adopted by New Zealand captain Kane Williamson and India’s Take a look at specialist Cheteshwar Pujara with 915 and 888 factors respectively. The banned Australian duo of Steve Smith and David Warner nonetheless function on the listing with 947 and 880 score factors respectively.

Aiden Markram (759), Dimuth Karunaratne (754) and Hashim Amla (907) additionally make up the highest 10 in 2019.

So far as the bowlers are involved, Muttiah Muralitharan dominated the 2009 listing which additionally options the likes of Dale Steyn, Harbhajan Singh, Zaheer Khan, Chaminda Vaas and Daniel Vettori amongst others.

In 2019, South Africa’s tempo sensation Kagiso Rabada sits atop the listing which additionally options the likes of James Anderson, Pat Cummins, Trent Boult, Ravichandran Ashwin.


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