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Shakib also included in Tendulkar’s CWC XI
IANS, New Delhi

Shakib also included in Tendulkar’s CWC XI

Shakib Al Hasan. File Photo

Sachin Tendulkar has named his favourite XI of  cricketers who played in the just concluded edition of the World Cup.

Tendulkar's XI, led by Kane Williamson, includes five Indian .. -- Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja and Jasprit Bumrah. However, he did not include wicketkeeper  include wicketkeeper-batsman MS Dhoni in the XI.

Rohit and Jonny Bairstow are the two openers while Williamson  at number 3. Kohli is set to bat at number 4 followed by  all-rounders Shakib Al Hasan, Ben Stokes, Pandya and Jadeja . The three specialist pacers in Tendulkar's World Cup XI are  Mitchell Starc, Jofra Archer and Bumrah.

Tendulkar's World Cup 2019 XI: Rohit Sharma, Jonny Bairstow (wk), Kane Williamson (c), Virat Kohli, Shakib Al Hasan, Ben Stokes, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Mitchell Starc,  Jofra Archer, Jasprit Bumrah.