DUBAI: Cricket legend and current prime minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan has beaten Indian captain Virat Kohli to top International Cricket Council (ICC) poll asking fans to identify which captain was the best.
According to details, Imran Khan was declared best captain with 47.3% votes and #ImranKhan trending top on twitter.
Virat Kohli got 46.2% votes followed by former South African captain AB de Villiers with 6% and current captain of Australia’s women Team Meg Lanning with 0.6% votes.
The international cricket body said that for these four players ‘the captaincy stood out for them and became a blessing for them’. It added that for these players the averages improved when they became leaders of their dressing room.
Imran Khan had a test average of 25.43 with the bat and 25.53 with the bowl in Tests. However, his Test average was 52.34 and bowling average was 20.26 when he was captaining.