Kohli named ICC's ODI, Test captain of the year
Others who were made part of the teams include Mayank Agarwal, Rohit Sharma, Mohammed Shami and Kuldeep Yadav
- Published 15.01.20, 12:24 PM
- Updated 15.01.20, 9:29 PM
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India skipper and batting mainstay Virat Kohli was on Wednesday named captain of the International Cricket Council's ODI and Test teams of the year, capping off a memorable season for the world No.1.
Apart from Kohli, four other Indians who were selected in the ICC's Test and ODI teams of the year.
While the Test team featured double-centurion Mayank Agarwal, opener Rohit Sharma, speedster Mohammed Shami and left-arm spinner Kuldeep Yadav found place in the ODI side.
The ICC's team of the year 2019 for ODI comprises (in batting order) Rohit Sharma, Shai Hope, Virat Kohli (captain), Babar Azam, Kane Williamson, Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler (wicketkeeper), Mitchell Starc, Trent Boult, Mohammed Shami, Kuldeep Yadav
The Test team of the year (in batting order) consists of Mayank Agarwal, Tom Latham, Marnus Labuschagne, Virat Kohli (captain), Steve Smith, Ben Stokes, BJ Watling (wicketkeeper), Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Neil Wagner, Nathan Lyon.