babar azam
babar azam

Babar Azam Added To Fab 5 Batters Of World Cricket In CWC 2023 Promo By Star Sports

Babar Azam Added To Fab 5 Batters Of World Cricket In CWC 2023 Promo By Star Sports:

The captain of the top-ranked ODI team as well as the top-ranked ODI batsman, Babar Azam has been officially named in the FAB 5 category.

The promo of the World Cup 2023 was released by the International Cricket Council’s official broadcaster and the Pakistani captain, Babar Azam is named in the video.

Star Sports, the official broadcaster of the ICC World Cup 2023 released a video of the FAB 5 batters in world cricket, in which Babar Azam also features as well.

Originally the ‘’ FAB 4 ‘’ batters included Virat Kohli, Kane Williamson, Steven Smith, and Joe Root but now it has changed to ‘’ FAB 5 ‘’ and Babar Azam is now also a part of this top category.

This term ‘’ FAB 5 ‘’ refers to the best five batters in world cricket who are performing brilliantly in international cricket for their respective teams.

Star Sports uploaded that video and while praising the top 5 batters they mentioned, ‘’ Words will fall short in describing the FAB 5 when they spring into action ‘’.


If you are thinking about why is Babar Azam part of this elite group in such a short span of a career, some of his achievements are also listed below.

  • The captain of the Pakistan team in all formats, Babar Azam is also the top-ranked batsman in ODI cricket since 2021 and is maintaining a huge difference of rating points as well from other batters.
  • Pakistani skipper, Babar Azam is also the only batsman in the world cricket who is ranked in the top five batters across all formats in the ICC Rankings.
  • Babar Azam has won the ICC Cricketer of the Year award as well as the ICC ODI Cricketer of the Year award twice in his short career, which speaks about his performances.
  • Babar Azam is just around 28 and at such a young age, he has already scored around 13,000 international runs for Pakistan across all formats.
  • The top-ranked ODI batsman has more centuries in ODI cricket than some other members of FAB 4 such as Kane Williamson, Steven Smith, and Joe Root as well.

The 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup is scheduled to be played in India from 5 OCTOBER, 2023 – 19 NOVEMBER, 2023.

Similar Posts