10 oldest players in T20 World Cup 2021: T20 is considered to be the highest level of cricket. When the T20 equipment and the World Cup were first launched in 2007, Sarvan felt that the format was new and a game for young people. Many were of the opinion that there was nothing exciting about it. But gradually this perception turned out to be false and the T20 forum gained a lot of popularity in a short period of time. And in this, new and young duggals and experienced players also started performing their game with equal vigor. The 2021 T20 World Cup is currently underway in Dubai. We have seen many new faces in cricket this year.
10 oldest players in T20 World Cup 2021
In today’s article, we will take a look at the 10 oldest cricketers to have played in a match since the inception of T20.
1. Chris Gayle
Chris Gayle is the all-time all-rounder cricket player from West Indies. He is the greatest batsman who scored the 14000runs and hit 1000 sixes in T20 international tournament. He is the first batsman ever who hit the sixes with four digits. He showed his brilliancy in cricket from the very start of T20I in 2006. Chris is as fit as earlier and also available to play on the ground at the age of 42.
2. Dwayne Bravo
Bravo is the former captain of West Indies. The champion has been a part of T20 wrold cup fior 2012 and 2016. He is playing for the nation from the first edition of T20 since 2006. He played 89 matches in T20I and scored 1243 runs. The smart batter, clever bowler and an outstanding fielder Bravo is also the part of T20I World Cup squad in 2021.
3. Mohd Hafeez
Mohd Hafeez is a Pakistani International Cricket player who is popular for his aggressive game on the crease. He played 115 T20I matches and scored 2440 runs in 104 innings. He made his T20I debut in 2007 and representing his country till 2021.
4. Rohit Sharma
Rohit had debut in the T20I in 2007aginst England . He played 112 matches and scored 2864 runs inT20I format. In 2018, Rohit earned a record of becoming the second Indian batsman to score 2000 runs inT20I and also becoming the first cricket player for hitting 4 centuries in T20I.
5. Shoaib Malik
Shoaib Malik is the greatest batsman from the Pakistan cricket team. He was captaining the team in T20I in 2007. He replaces the Sohaib Maqsood in the recent t20i World Cup tournament due to back injury in Pakistan’s squad team. Shoaib Malik had played 119 matches in T20I format and scored 2380 runs.
6. Ravi Rampaul
Ravi rampaul is an excellent player and an outstanding Yorker bowler from West Indies. He was the key player of T20I World Cup winning team in 2012. Ravi played thelast the T20I World Cup tournament in 2015 against Sri Lanka. As per the statistics, he played 27 matches in T20I.
7. Craig William
Craig William is the youngest cricket player from Namibia who is representing the team in the recent T20I world Cup tournament 2021 at Dubai. He was the member of Namibia squad in 2019 for the T20I World Cup. He played against Scotland in the recent T20I match at Dubai.
8. Kyle coetzer
Kyle coetzer is a Scottish cccrikcet player and outstanding and the best catch ever in 2009 T20I World Cup in South Africa against England. Kyle played 131 matches in T20I and has scored the 2763 runs.
9. Mohd Nabi
Mohd Nabi is the current captain of Afghanistan Cricket team in T20I tournament. He is considered as the all-rounder player in the team. He was the key part in T20I World Cup tournament in 2016. Nabi played 83 T20I matches and has scored 1424 runs.
10. Lendl Simmons
Lendl Simmons is the name included in the squad team of West Indies for the ICC’s Men’s T20 World Cup 2021. Lendl Simmons had played a key role in the match against Bangladesh in 2014. Tough the team got fails to get victory in that match; his rip-roaring performance on the ground was remarkable. Lendl Simmons had played 68 T20I and has scored 1527 runs.