With that in mind, here’s a look at five cricketers today who are at the top of their game as far as fitness is concerned.
Fitness is a key element of any sport.
All the top cricket players of the world focus on their fitness routine and diet plans.
Also fitness is a most considerable thing in cricket because without good fitness players not perform well in the matches.
After making the yo-yo test mandatory every player’s fitness has improved above the average, but in this, some of them have proved their fitness level and beyond the average players.
A good fitness level helps the player to perform best in the matches and it also improves the skill set and mental strength of the player.
A good cricket player maintains their fitness level in all the formats of matches.
Here we have covered the top 5 fittest players of cricket:
1. Virat Kohli
Indian team caption Virat Kohli comes in the list of top fittest cricketers.
In the back days, Virat Kohli was a chubby cricketer but in the last few years Virat Kohli changed a lot he drastically worked on his fitness and his cricket skillset, and now Virat Kohli named the top batsmen in the world.
Virat Kohli also booked various world records with his name in cricket history and proved his dedication to cricket.
After Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli is the only player who hit the most centuries in the world.
He also named in the top run chaser in the cricket world.
In ODI format Virat Kohli is the fastest player to score 8,000, 9,000, 10,000,11,000 runs.
2. Ben Stokes
The England sensational cricketer Ben Stokes has also named the top fittest player in the cricket world.
He is also an explosive all-rounder in cricket history.
If we talk about its fitness so it follows various fitness routines & challenges for improving its skillset and match performance.
3. MS Dhoni
There is no comparison in MS Dhoni.
He has a tremendous fitness level, before Virat Kohli, he was the fittest cricketer in the Indian team who ever played.
MS Dhoni looks a little muscular but we can see it’s a performance in every match.
He is also the best team caption in the world.
4. Jasprit Bumrah
The world’s best death overs’ bowler Jasprit Bumrah has a high fitness level.
He follows a tight diet and fitness routines for improving himself.
Jasprit Bumrah has proved himself in every format that he is one of the finest bowlers in the world.
Jasprit Burmah also faced some injury problems but due to his high fitness level, he recovered easily.
Also, he is very eager to improve his bowling skillset to perform well in every format of cricket matches.
5. Faf du Plessis
The South African batsman Faf du Plessis also comes in the list of top fittest cricketers in the world.
He is also one of the skilled batsmen in cricket, he is very dedicated to his fitness.
Faf du Plessis is also known for this athleticism in the field.