2006 2007 Australia Bangladesh England India Most Valuable Player/ All Rounder New Zealand Pakistan Players Rankings Sri Lanka Teams West Indies

Most Valuable Players All Rounders (all teams)

Did you know there is an allrounder called ten who plays for Netherlands? Well if you check out his performance, he was the Most Valuable Player of 2006!! His record was much above that of Jacques Kallis!!! In the 6 matches that he played, he scored 259 runs at a phenomenal average of 51.80 at a strike rate of 103.6. And he topped this with a bowling figures of 7 wickets in 6 matches at a strike rate of 39.4 balls and took 2 catches. He was also the No. 2 One Day Batsman of 2006.

Shaun Pollock at No.2 was no surprise as 2006 saw him contribute a lot with the bat to even overshadow Jacques Kallis. He scored 279 runs at an average of 29.15 at a strike rate of 98.95 and bowled to take 32 wickets in 21 matches with an economy rate of 2.98! He also took 7 catches.

And No. 3 saw Steve Tikolo of Kenya emerging. He scored 111 runs at an average of 45 and a strike rate of 88.9, and took 11 wickets in 15 matches he played at an economy rate of 3.9. Sri Lanka has Jayasuriya and newbie Lokuarachchi coming in a No. 4 and No. 5. Jayasuriya scored 1153 runs at an average of 48.04 and a strike rate of 107.45!! He also took 16 wickets in 26 matches at a economy rate or 4.61 (this brought down his rating). New find Lokuarachchi scored 108 runs at an average of 27 and a strike rate of 108 and took 14 wickets in 6 matches at an economy rate of 4.61!!!

Australia and Bangladesh both have 3 players in Top 3.

S.No. Name Country
1 RN ten DoeschateNL
2 SM Pollock RSA
3 SO Tikolo KENYA
4 ST Jayasuriya SL
5 KS Lokuarachchi SL
6 CH Gayle WI
7 Saqibul Hasan BDESH
8 AC Gilchrist AUS
9 BJ Haddin AUS
10 Mashrafe MortazaBDESH
11 KD Mills NZ
12 JM Davison CAN
13 Abdur Razzak BDESH
14 A Symonds AUS
15 DL Vettori NZ
16 HA Varaiya KENYA
17 NJ Astle NZ
18 S Dhaniram CAN
19 Yuvraj Singh IND
20 TM Odoyo KENYA
21 DM Leverock BMDA
22 SR Watson AUS
23 ID Blackwell ENG
24 WF Stelling NL
25 SE Bond NZ
26 MV Boucher RSA
27 MS Dhoni IND
28 KC Sangakkara SL
29 PJ Ongondo KENYA
30 Mohammad RafiqueBDESH

*These rankings are based on Players whos 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.

Special interest: Is a Poet, Writer, Photographer, Artist, founder member of different alumni associations

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