We have witnessed the new champion of the CPL tournament, now our analysis team came with a team of the tournament. Let’s see whoever made it into the CPL XI 2021.
- Evin Lewis
He had amassed 426 runs at an impressive strike rate of 164 and hit 38 huge sixes. He is an automatic choice for the opening role without a doubt. Carried his bat throughout the innings couple of times to help his side gain winning points. His century against TKR is among the best knock of the season.
- Faf du Plessis
Perhaps one of the difficult selections for pairing Evin Lewis owing to some inconsistent performances. Faf had started the tournament with single-digit scores with the bat, later he scored a scintillating hundred and followed by a fifty to his name. Due to injury concerns was benched for the last two games. He is going to bat as an opener in this team.
- Roston chase
Highest run-getter (446 runs) and Player of the tournament. He slots at no.3 role for his all-around capability, played crucial and consistent knocks for saint Lucia kings to take them to the finals.
- Nicholas Pooran
Wicketkeeper of the team and second-most sixes(25) were hit by Pooran. Even though he didn’t score many runs by his standards but led Guyana Amazon Warriors to the semi-finals by his excellent captaincy.
- Kieron pollard
He will be the captain of the team. played nice little cameos to lift the scoring rates for TKR at difficult junctures. He can change the game’s complex in a short time with his bat.
- Tim David
One of the finds of the tournament and a key player of SLK. Had a great strike rate coming down the order and hit the long ball on a consistent basis.
- Sunil Narine
The Mystery spinner showed his experience by picking 12 wickets at an average of 14.58. He had bowled all his overs at a staggering economy rate of under 4.37.Dominic Drakes
Player of the final match who was instrumental to the success of St Kitts and Nevis Patriots. Performed well with both bat and ball. Hope we will see him in WI set up in near future.
- Romario shepherd
He has generated an excellent pace to dismantle opponents with ease. He is the second-highest wicket-taker with 18 wickets at a brilliant average of 14.11. Not to forget the innings he played against Jamaica Tallawahs 72 of just 31 deliveries and took 3 important wickets.
- Ravi Rampaul
He is the highest wicket-taker of the tournament with 19 victims. He made inroads at regular intervals to keep his side in the hunt all the matches. His death bowling skills were top-notch. Because of his outstanding performance, he was picked in the T20 WC squad of the West Indies Team.
- Akeal Hossain
He had controlled the flow of runs and picked vital wickets of opponents to keep the run rate under control for the majority of the season. His economy rate reads 4.92 and took 12 wickets.
12th Man: David Wiese
Other possible inclusions include: surface Rutherford, Odean Smith