ICC World Cup 2023 Men's ODI Batting Player Rankings 1 to 10
ICC World Cup 2023 Men's ODI Batting Player Rankings 1 to 10

ICC World Cup 2023: Men’s ODI Batting Player Rankings. Get ready for the ICC World Cup 2023, where the stage is set for a thrilling showdown of cricketing excellence. Scheduled to kick off in India from October 5 to November 19, this highly anticipated tournament will bring together ten formidable teams from around the world. As the excitement builds, one fascinating aspect that has everyone talking is the latest ICC Men’s ODI Batting Player Rankings. These rankings offer a sneak peek into the current form and skill of the top cricketers on the global stage. Let’s take a closer look at the standout performers who have secured the top ten spots in the batting rankings.

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Here’s a comprehensive breakdown of the top ten Men’s ODI batting player rankings:

ICC World Cup 2023: Men’s ODI Batting Player Rankings

RankPlayer NameCountryBatting RatingCareer Best Rating
1Babar AzamPAK886898 v West Indies
2Rassie van der DussenSA777796 v England
3Fakhar ZamanPAK755784 v New Zealand
4Imam-ul-HaqPAK745815 v West Indies
5Shubman GillIND743743 v West Indies
6Harry TectorIRE726726 v Nepal
7David WarnerAUS726880 v Pakistan
8Quinton de KockSA718813 v Sri Lanka
9Virat KohliIND705911 v England
10Steve SmithAUS702752 v Pakistan

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1. Babar Azam (PAK) – Leading the Way:

Babar Azam
Babar Azam – Pakistan ODI Captain

Claiming the top spot in the ODI batting rankings is Babar Azam, the sensation from Pakistan. Known for his elegant strokeplay and remarkable consistency, Azam’s rise to the pinnacle is a testament to his unwavering dedication and immense talent. As Pakistan’s batting linchpin, his contributions are expected to play a pivotal role in his team’s journey through the World Cup.

2. Rassie van der Dussen (SA) – Stylish and Solid:

Rassie van der Dussen
Rassie van der Dussen

In the second position stands South African cricketer Rassie van der Dussen. With his elegant batting style and the ability to construct innings, van der Dussen has become a linchpin for his team. His knack for building partnerships and anchoring the innings makes him a player to watch out for.

3. Fakhar Zaman (PAK) – Setting the Stage Ablaze:

Fakhar Zaman
Fakhar Zaman

Another Pakistani gem, Fakhar Zaman, secures the third rank. Zaman’s aggressive opening style and knack for taking on opposition bowlers head-on have earned him a well-deserved spot among the top-ranked ODI batters. His capacity for electrifying starts promises to provide the spark Pakistan needs in the World Cup.

4. Imam-ul-Haq (PAK) – A Reliable Contributor:


Completing the trio of Pakistani players in the top four is Imam-ul-Haq. Known for his calm and dependable batting approach, Imam adds stability to Pakistan’s middle order. His knack for forming partnerships and rotating the strike positions him as an indispensable part of the team’s composition.

5. Shubman Gill (IND) – The Rising Star:

Shubman Gill
Shubman Gill

India’s Shubman Gill claims the fifth position, heralding a new era of batting prowess. Gill’s promising talent, solid technique, and adaptability have made him an integral part of the Indian squad. As a young prodigy, he is expected to set the stage ablaze with his elegant strokeplay.

6. Harry Tector (IRE) – The Emerging Gem:

Harry Tector
Harry Tector | Twitter

Emerging from Ireland, Harry Tector secures the sixth spot, shedding light on talent beyond cricketing powerhouses. Tector’s dual ability to contribute with both bat and ball enhances his potential value. As Ireland aims to make its mark, Tector’s performances will hold the key.

7. David Warner (AUS) – The Aggressive Dynamo:

David Warner
David Warner | Source: Times of India

Australian opener David Warner occupies the seventh rank. Renowned for his aggressive batting approach and penchant for explosive starts, Warner ignites the stage. His extensive experience and capability to challenge any bowling attack make him an indispensable asset for Australia.

8. Quinton de Kock (SA) – The Dynamic Wicketkeeper-Batsman:

Quinton de Kock
Quinton de Kock

South African wicketkeeper-batsman Quinton de Kock seizes the eighth position. De Kock’s adaptable batting style and adept wicketkeeping skills position him as a force to be reckoned with. His capacity to initiate swift starts and contribute athletic fielding adds value to South Africa’s campaign.

9. Virat Kohli (IND) – The Legend on a Mission:

Virat Kohli (IND)
Virat Kohli (IND)

In a surprising turn, Indian cricket icon Virat Kohli occupies the ninth rank. Recognized for his relentless consistency and aggressive approach, Kohli’s ranking adds a layer of intrigue to the World Cup narrative. His legendary status and determination will be tested in this pivotal tournament.

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10. Steve Smith (AUS) – The Crafty Campaigner:

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Closing the top 10 is Australian cricketer Steve Smith. Smith’s unorthodox yet effective batting style continues to perplex bowlers worldwide. His ability to anchor innings and adapt to diverse match situations bolsters Australia’s batting arsenal.

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As the cricketing world anticipates the start of the ICC World Cup 2023, these rankings not only provide insights into the pecking order of batting excellence but also heighten the anticipation for unforgettable cricketing clashes. From explosive openers to seasoned campaigners, the tournament promises to be a canvas of cricketing art