God of Cricket Now – Till Sachin Tendulkar played cricket he was called the god of cricket. Although many still treat him the same way but the change in dynamics, rules and conditions of the game, demands the new god. Let’s take a look at who is the god of cricket now.
There have been many speculations about who should be considered as the god of cricket. Some have backed Virat Kohli while many have backed Rohit Sharma. Also, there have been some calls about MS Dhoni’s name as well.
The right-hander has been one of the best batsmen that have played the game of cricket. It’s fair to say that Kohli has achieved is breaking numerous records along the way and is the leading batsman in all three formats of the game
His stats and records speak volumes for him and depict why he can be well considered as the Leader of Cricket . Having an average of more than 50 in all three formats of the game, Kohli has scored more than 23000 runs across the formats and is still going strong.
Related: Most successful captain in T20
While many may argue against it but Virat Kohli richly deserves the title of god of cricket. It’s fair to say that Indian cricket is blessed with a batsman like him. Apart from his batting, he also captained India and led the side to new heights. Even though of late he has struggled to perform as per his calibre but what he has achieved is still what many dreams of.