These 4 cricketers became ICC Cricketer of the Year contenders, see Kohli's place.
The ICC honors cricketers who have done the most powerful performance in the game of cricket. If we talk about the Indian cricketer, then Kohli is the Indian batsman who has won this honor for 2 consecutive years. If we talk about the year 2019, there are 4 strong contenders for this award. Let's know about them.
1. Jaspreet Bumrah
This year, Bumrah has shown power in all formats with the ball. He recently performed well in the Test series against the West Indies, including a hat-trick.
Australia's Steve Smith has performed well this year's Ashes Test Series. He has returned to Test cricket after a long time. Smith also performed very well in the World Cup 2019.
3. Virat Kohli
Kohli completed his 43 ODI centuries, batting wonderfully in the West Indies tour. Virat also scored 2 half-centuries in Tests. In this year's World Cup, Virat had scored 5 half-centuries. Kohli has won the ICC Award twice.
Rohit batted very well in this year's World Cup. He scored a total of 5 centuries in this tournament, in such a situation, Rohit is also one of the contenders for this title.