The former Australian cricketer and captain, Adam Gilchrist was an outstanding left-handed batsman. Apart from his captaincy and batting skills, he was also a fabulous wicketkeeper. He is considered as the best and the greatest wicketkeeper-batsman in international cricket history. The renowned cricketer has opened around 48 matches in the international Tests. Adam was the first player to reach 100 sixes in the tests. He had been the best opening batsman for the Australian Cricket team.
On the other hand, K L Rahul is a perfect opening batsman for the Indian squad. Apart from his batting skills, he has been an excellent wicketkeeper. His consistency and stability are what makes him a brilliant opener for every match. The player has an average batting score of 47.6 in ODIs and 34.6 in Tests. He is the right player to give a kick-start to a match.