After the much-hyped and immensely successful Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018 edition, cricket resumes as a plethora of T20 stars meet in the picturesque Lord’s cricket stadium for a noble cause. A galaxy of former and current stars will be in action at the iconic Lord s on Thursday to play an exhibition match between the ICC World XI and the West Indies and help raise funds for the refurbishment of five cricket stadia in the Caribbean that were damaged by Hurricanes Irma and Maria in 2017.

Let us have a look at the some of the top players from both sides ahead of the mega clash

Rashid Khan  (47 scalps) has an average of 13.72 and economy rate of 5.86 in T20Is     AFP
Rashid Khan (47 scalps) has an average of 13.72 and economy rate of 5.86 in T20Is AFP

Shahid Afridi is three wickets away from 100 T20I scalps. He also has 4 fifties in the format    AFP
Shahid Afridi has won back-to-back Player of the Tournament awards in WT20 history AFP

Shoaib Malik is Pakistan's highest T20I run-getter till date    AFP
Shoaib Malik is Pakistan’s highest T20I run-getter till date AFP

Chris Gayle, termed as Universe Boss in the format, 21 T20 hundreds    AFP
Chris Gayle, termed as Universe Boss in the format, has 21 T20 hundreds AFP

Carlos Brwathwaite slammed four consecutive sixes to lead West Indies to their second WT20I title     Getty Images
Carlos Brwathwaite slammed four consecutive sixes to lead West Indies to their second WT20I title Getty Images