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Batsmen Rankings 2006 (all teams)

Jayasuriya is Back!! He was the best One Day Batsman of 2006. Since One Day Cricket is most about batting – Jayasuriya (Sri Lanka) is the man to watch in this world cup. Jayasuriya scored 1153 runs in 26 matches at an average of 48.04 and a strike rate of 107.45!! he scored 5 centuries and 2 fifties.

And the surprise was an unknown player from Netherlands at No. 2. RN ten Doeschate who plays for Netherlandsscored 259 runs at a phenomenal average of 51.80 at a strike rate of 103.6. in the 6 matches he played. he scored 2 fifties doing this.

Nathan Astle of New Zealand at No. 3 scored 586 runs in 12 matches at an average of 58.6 and a strike rate of 81.16!! he scored 1 century and 4 fifties.

Trescothick of England at No. 4 scored 412 runs in 9 matches at an average of 45.77 and a strike rate of 87.47!! he scored 2 centuries and 1 fifty.

Adam Gilchrist (resurrected like Jayasuriya) of Australia at No. 5 scored 810 runs in 22 matches at an average of 38.57 and a strike rate of 103.97!! he scored 2 centuries and 4 fifties.

Australia has 4 players in top 15.
S.No. Name Country
1 ST Jayasuriya SL
2 RN ten DoeschateNL
3 NJ Astle NZ
4 ME Trescothick ENG
5 AC Gilchrist AUS
6 Yuvraj Singh IND
7 SO Tikolo KENYA
8 KP Pietersen ENG
9 AB de Villiers RSA
10 CH Gayle WI
11 A Symonds AUS
12 MEK Hussey AUS
13 Aftab Ahmed BDESH
14 RT Ponting AUS
15 DPMD JayawardeneSL
16 MS Dhoni IND
17 SR Tendulkar IND
18 WU Tharanga SL
19 MV Boucher RSA
20 KC Sangakkara SL
21 BJ Haddin AUS
22 HH Gibbs RSA
23 LO Cann BMDA
24 S Chanderpaul WI
25 LL Bosman RSA
26 DL Hemp BMDA
27 RR Sarwan WI
28 IR Bell ENG
29 SP Fleming NZ
30 Shoaib Malik PAK

*These rankings are based on Players who’ve played 5 matches or more. These rankings are prepared solely by myself based on owned algorithms.

About the author

Vineet Kapoor

Born in 1966, BE (Mechanical), MBA (Marketing & Finance). Worked previously in Tata Sons, Essar Cellphone etc. before venturing out.

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Member: ASCI (Administrative Staff College of India), Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Bombay Productivity Council, UBS Alumni Association (Secretary, Chandigarh Chapter)