Former India Nationwide Cricket Staff tempo bowler S Sreesanth, who was a part of India’s 2011 World Cup-winning squad, has opined that the premier all-rounder Hardik Pandya or the star left-arm wrist-spinner Kuldeep Yadav may bag the Man of the Event award within the ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup 2023.
The ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup 2023 is the thirteenth version of the 50-over Cricket World Cup, which is scheduled to be held from October 5 to November 19 in India. That is the primary time India might be internet hosting an ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup alone. They beforehand co-hosted the World Cups with different nations in 1987, 1996, and 2011.
A complete of 10 groups will participate within the ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup 2023. The marquee match is about to be performed throughout 12 completely different venues within the nation. Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Lucknow, Chennai, Delhi, Dharamsala, Mumbai, Pune, Guwahati, and Thiruvananthapuram are the 12 venues for matches. Notably, Guwahati and Thiruvananthapuram will solely host warm-up matches.
The previous few editions of the 50-over World Cup have been gained by the house groups and there might be an extra stress on Rohit Sharma & Co. to proceed that custom and win the ICC title. India final gained an ICC title means again in 2013 beneath the management of MS Dhoni. Additionally, India’s final ODI World Cup win got here in 2011 beneath captain Dhoni.
Hardik Pandya could possibly be near that award – S Sreesanth
Talking to Sportskeeda, S Sreesanth highlighted that the legendary cricketer Yuvraj Singh was at his sensational finest and he delivered an all-round efficiency within the 2011 World Cup to win the Participant of the Event award. He believes that Hardik Pandya may additionally showcase his all-round heroics within the World Cup and win the distinguished award. He additionally named Kuldeep Yadav as one of many high contenders for the Participant of the Event award. Sreesanth elaborated:
“Yuvi Paaji did it for us so in case you take a look at the Man of the Sequence award and in case you suppose an all-rounder ought to do it then Hardik Pandya could possibly be near that award. He might be essential for India. Kuldeep Yadav also can win it or be among the many high three contenders if he retains shattering data within the World Cup.
“Don’t overlook Hardik’s quickest hundred. Don’t overlook Bumrah’s two five-wicket hauls. Kuldeep Yadav will bowl one of the best spell ever seen by an Indian spinner.“
S Sreesanth additional made a daring prediction, saying that the summit conflict of the upcoming World Cup will see the battle between India and New Zealand and the Males In Blue will hammer the opposition. He mentioned:
“I really feel it will likely be India and New Zealand within the last. We are going to take revenge of the 2019 World Cup and hopefully do one thing just like the 50-all-out in opposition to Sri Lanka. I’m fairly constructive and as Indian followers everybody ought to take into consideration India successful.”