Wisden’s Five Cricketers of the Year for 2018
The Wisden has named Virat Kohli as the Leading Cricketer of the Year for 2018.
Wisden Cricketer of the Year
- Indian Skipper Virat Kohli is joined by Tammy Beaumont, Jos Buttler, Sam Curran and Rory Burns.
- Indian player Smriti Mandhana bagged the Women’s Leading Cricketer of the Year.
- Rashid Khan of Afghanistan bagged the Leading T20 Cricketer of the Year.
Wisden’s Five Cricketers of the Year
Wisden’s Five Cricketers of the Year represent a tradition that dates back in Wisden to 1889. This makes Wisden’s oldest individual award in cricket. The selection is at the will of the editor. The editor chooses cricketers based n their “influence on the previous English season”.
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