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ICC Player of Month for November 2023: Mohammed Shami shortlisted as nominee

ICC Player of Month for November 2023: Mohammed Shami shortlisted as nominee

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Team India`s star pacer Mohammed Shami who was the main wicket-taker within the latest showpiece has been nominated for the ICC Men`s Player of the Month Award for November 2023. Along with him, two of the Australian stars Travis Head and Glenn Maxwell are additionally nominated for a similar.  

“Two ICC Men`s Cricket World Cup 2023 champions and an Indian fast-bowling veteran have made the shortlist for the ICC Men`s Player of the Month Award for November 2023,” the International Cricket Council (ICC) mentioned in an announcement.

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Shami continued his golden run within the World Cup into November. Despite being benched for the primary few matches, he bagged 15 wickets at a median of 12.06 with an economic system price of 5.68. Overall, he completed because the main wicket-taker of the 2023 Cricket World Cup, with 24 wickets to his title from merely seven innings.

Among his spotlight efforts this month was a shocking 5/18 in opposition to Sri Lanka at Wankhede. Already underneath stress in a 358-run chase, Shami`s arrival on the finish of the primary Powerplay spelt the top for Sri Lanka. In his 5 overs, he batted via their center and decrease order.

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A centered 2/18 aided within the demolishment of South Africa at Eden Gardens. The fast bowler, nevertheless, shone within the semi-final in opposition to New Zealand.

Australia`s Travis Head returned to the squad after a protracted harm break on the finish of October. He smashed a century in opposition to New Zealand and continued his wealthy vein in type all through November. He smashed a match profitable century in opposition to India through the ICC World Cup 2023 remaining which helped the Aussies to win their sixth World Cup title.

In November, he scored 220 runs in 5 One-Day Internationals at a outstanding common of 44, together with a half-century and a century. Notable had been his efforts within the Cricket World Cup semi-final and remaining, the place he was named Player of the Match and performed a key position in Australia`s sixth title.

Meanwhile, Australia`s star all-rounder Maxwell gathered 204 runs at a median of 204 with a strike price of 152.23 in his three ODI outings final month, together with two wickets. In two T20Is within the collection in opposition to India, he amassed a powerful 116 runs at a shocking strike price of 207.14.

A {golfing} mishap had led to Maxwell`s absence from Australia`s match in opposition to England on the Cricket World Cup in the beginning of the month, however the all-rounder returned in fashion in opposition to Afghanistan.

His double hundred was the primary by an Australian in Men`s One-Day Internationals and the second-fastest ever. It was additionally the primary time a chaser scored a double century. This was additionally the best rating from somebody ranked sixth or decrease.

He later appeared within the T20I collection in opposition to India, and his century within the third T20I in Guwahati helped Australia win. His 104* got here off simply 48 balls, with eight fours and eight sixes. It aided within the pursuit of India`s 223.

(With ANI Inputs)

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