Cricket Analysis

10 stars who might be playing their last T20 World Cup in 2024

Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma might quit playing T20Is post the T20I World Cup.

The highly anticipated ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2024 is scheduled to be held in the United States of America and the West Indies from June 1 to June 29. So far, in the history of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup, only six teams have been able to win the prestigious title.

Among the six teams, West Indies and the England cricket team have won the accolade two times apiece. On the other side of the coin, Team India won the inaugural edition of the T20 World Cup. The likes of Australia, Sri Lanka and Pakistan have also won the title each.

Many star players might possibly be playing last their last T20 World Cup. We might not see veterans playing in the T20 World Cup again due to one factor, which is nothing but age. age. Let’s take a look at the 10 players who will be playing their last T20 World Cup in their cricketing venture.

1. Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli. (Image Credits: Twitter)

Former Indian captain Virat Kohli who is 35 years old and is most likely to play his T20 World Cup. Team India immensely benefited from the services of Virat Kohli across all three formats of the game. He has been in terrific form in IPL 2024 and will be looking forward to leading the batting attack by example.

Virat Kohli has been exceptionally good in assessing the conditions. He will be looking forward to giving absolutely everything to the team in the upcoming event. Kohli finished IPL 2024 as the leading run-scorer with 741 runs in 15 matches and deservedly won the Orange Cap.

The veteran cricketer played 117 T20Is for Team India wherein he scored 4037 runs at an impeccable batting average of 51.8. The leading run-getter in T20Is has hit 1 century and 37 fifties.


2. Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma
Rohit Sharma. (Image Credits: Twitter)

Rohit Sharma will be leading the team from the front in the upcoming marquee event. Under his captaincy, Team India are yet to win an ICC title. The last time India came close to winning the ICC title under his captaincy was back in 2023 when India lost to Australia in the ICC Men’s ODI World Cup.

During the T20 World Cup 2021, India lost to England in the semi-final. Rohit Sharma will be looking forward to assisting the team as a captain and a batsman this time around. The veteran has been quite spectacular for India as far as the shortest format is concerned.

He scored 3974 runs in 151 appearances and hit as many as five centuries and 29 fifties in T20Is. Rohit Sharma was part of the Indian team that won the T20 World Cup 2007. The cricket fraternity will expect Rohit Sharma to pull off something spectacular in the T20 World Cup following a lean patch in IPL 2024.

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