With the rise of limited overs cricket in the form of One-day internationals and T20, the modern Cricket has changed a lot. These formats have changed the complexion of the games with batsmen becoming more dangerous, bowlers becoming cleverer, fitness becoming more important and fielding becoming one of the most required skillsets.
In the modern Cricket fitness is becoming as important for selection as anything. A fit player can play, field better than his counterparts. Fit players like Ravindra Jadeja, Virat Kohli, Ben Stokes, Kane Williamson play an important role while fielding in the outfield.
Recently, a cricket fan took to his Twitter handle to post his query. The fan questioned former Australian Cricketer Dean Jones to pick the best fielder in the world currently. The fan posted on twitter, “Current best fielder in the world?”
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Dean Jones, the former Australian international came out with two names- he has been impressed with in the international arena. In a reply to the fan. Jones named India’s Ravindra Jadeja and Ben Stokes as his favourites in the fielding department.
Apart from the all-round skills with bat and ball, both Jadeja and Stokes are outstanding fielders. Both of them have got a good throwing arm and are quick on foot as well.
For the past three weeks, the world has been living in the fear of COVID-19, almost everyone has quarantined himself in his home. The international travels have been barred and with that the sports activities across the world have also stopped. The players are now keeping themselves busy by interacting with their fans on social media. Fans are also enjoying this unprecedented break and chance to interact with their most loved sports personalities.