Today just like everyone, cricketers are also focused on their health and fitness.
With more fitness tests coming into the selection process, Cricketers hit the gym regularly to achieve their fitness targets and do better in matches.
Diet, physical, mental and emotional health are important for today’s cricketer. There are many fittest cricketers in the world who are just setting an example every day by crossing certain benchmarks.
On that note let’s check out the fittest cricketer in the world today.
1. Virat Kohli-India
Virat Kohli is one of the best batsmen in the world today. He is regarded as one of the Fittest cricketers in the world. Virat Kohli is 5 feet 9 inch and his weight is 69 Kg. He never compromises with his fitness that’s why he is the greatest batsman and fitness icon in the world.
His Instagram page is full of his fitness diet and gym workout videos.
2. Shan Masood-Pakistan
The second on the list of the fittest cricketer in the world is Shan Masood. He is a batsman from Pakistan who is 1.7 m in height and weighs 70Kg.
He is very serious when it comes to gym and weightlifting. One of his favorite exercises is the deadlift.
3. Faf du Plessis-South Africa
Faf du Plessis is third on the list of the fittest cricketers in the world. He is a favourite fitness icon for many youngsters. The 34-year-old has maintained his body like a 25-year-old man. He always works on fitness and tries to maintain his body. Plessis’s height is 5 feet 10inch and his weight is 78 Kg.
4. Hardik Pandya-India
Hardik Pandya is fourth on the list of fittest cricketers in the world. Pandya is 6 feet and his weight is 68Kg. In his Instagram ID, you can easily spot him doing exercises. He plays attacking and fast cricket due to his great fitness.
5. Trent Boult-New Zealand
The fifth in the list of fittest cricketers in the world is New Zealand fast bowler Trent Boult. He is 5 feet 11 inch and his weight is 70 kg. He is one of the fittest cricketers in the New Zealand team. He is a big gym freak.
6. Ben Stokes-England
Ben Stoke is sixth on the list of the fittest cricketers in the world. He is an all-rounder from the England cricket team and his energetic fitness has made him the best all-rounder in the world. Ben Stokes height is 6 feet and his weight is 80 kgs. He works for 2 to 3 hours on his fitness to maintain his body.
7. Shadab Khan-Pakistan
The seventh on the list of the fittest cricketers in the world is Shadab Khan. The Pakistan cricket team is not so successful but it is full of the fittest players who work very hard. Khan is the best fielder of the Pakistan team and grabbed many unbelievable catches in some matches. His height is 5 feet 10 inch and his weight is 72kg.
8. Glenn Maxwell-Australia
Glenn Maxwell is ninth on the list of the fittest cricketers in the world. After seeing Maxwell you can easily say that he works hard on his fitness. His performance reflects his energy and fit body. Maxwell is 5 feet 11 inches and his weight is 73 Kg. He spends 3 to 4 hours in the gym to maintain his fitness.
9. Rashid Khan-Afghanistan
The 9th in the list of the fittest cricketer in the world is Rashid Khan. Rashid Khan is 5 feet 6 inch and his weight is 64 Kg. He is a dangerous bowler and batsman when it comes to the game. Every day he spends 2 to 3 hours in the gym and does hard work to maintain his fitness. At this young age, he is considered the fittest cricketer in the world.
10. Kagiso Rabada-South Africa
The 10th and the last in the list of the fittest cricketer in the world is Kagiso Rabada. The fast bowler is very athletic and strong with lean muscle mass. Rabada’s height is 1.91 meters and his weight is 80Kg. Rabada has taken over 200 test match wickets and over 100 ODI wickets. He is one of the fittest players in the South African Team.
These were the top 10 fittest cricketers in the world today.