Cricket fans have seen a lot of brilliant cricketing talents in the ongoing ODI World Cup 2023, be it with the bat or the ball. Some of the cricketers have impressed everyone with their stellar performances throughout the tournament against a lot of big teams including the likes of Australia, South Africa and India.
With said that, here we’ll have a look at the top 5 emerging stars who could be the bright future for their respective teams owing to their current outstanding performances. The list includes most of the players who haven’t touched even the age of 25.
The young batting all-rounder Rachin Ravindra has emerged as one of the brilliant top-order batters for New Zealand with some mind-blowing performances in the ODI World Cup 2023. With his outstanding batting outings in the tournament, Rachin has amassed 523 runs in 8 innings of the 8 matches, he played so far for New Zealand in the tournament. The 23-year-old is currently the third leading run-scorer in the tournament, just behind Indian star Virat Kohli and the South Africa veteran Quinton de Kock.
The 23-year-old young South African bowling all-rounder Marco Jansen has left an amazing impact with the ball in the ongoing ODI World Cup 2023. He has troubled almost all the teams with his lethal bowling so far in the tournament. He is currently in the third spot in the list of leading wicket-takers of the tournament, with 17 scalps in 8 innings of the 8 matches, he played for South Africa.
Amidst a massive number of unfavourable moments and outings for Pakistan, star opener Abdullah Shafique has emerged as one of the big positives in the tournament. Young Sialkot batter is currently the second-highest run-scorer for Pakistan in the tournament just after wicketkeeper-batter Mohammad Rizwan. He has scored 336 runs in the seven innings of the 7 matches, he played in the tournament, averaging 48.00, with a century and three half-centuries.
The Hambantota-born star Sri Lankan pacer Dilshan Madhushanka has been the only reason for feeling good for Sri Lanka amidst the team’s poor performances in the tournament. He is currently the leading wicket-taker in the ODI World Cup 2023, with 21 wickets in 8 innings of the matches he played so far, with one five-wicket haul and a four-wicket haul with the ball.
Bas de Leede
The star Netherlands all-rounder Bas de Leede has emerged as one of the best findings for the Dutch from their ongoing ODI World Cup 2023 campaign. He has impressed everyone with his performances with the ball. With 14 wickets on his credit in 7 innings of the 8 matches he played so far, De Leede is the leading. g wicket-taker for the Netherlands in this edition of the ODI World Cup.