The International Cricket Council (ICC) has released a new ranking for ODI cricket, with Virat Kohli at number one and Babar Azam at number three, while New Zealand’s Trent Bolt at number one and Mohammad Amir at number nine. In the World T20 rankings, Mohammad Rizwan jumped 116 places to occupy the career-best 42nd position.
South Africa suffered their first T20 series failure in Asia, the fourth consecutive series defeat in its short format, after the Test series, the Proteas were empty-handed from Pakistan’s first tour since 2007.
ICC T20 Ranking 2021
England’s David Milan tops the latest ICC rankings, followed by India’s Lokesh Rahul, Australia’s captain Aaron Finch, national captain Babar Azam and Australia’s Glenn Maxwell in second to fifth positions respectively. South Africa’s Van Der Dawson, India’s captain Virat Kohli, New Zealand’s Colin Monroe and Tim Seifert, while Afghanistan’s Hazratullah Zazai are in the top ten.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) has released the Test Player Rankings. There has been no change in the ranking of the top seven Test batsmen. No Pakistani bowler has been included in the top ten bowlers rankings.
T20I RANKINGS: BATTING
The victory in the third match against South Africa was Pakistan’s 100th victory in this format while no other country has achieved as much in this format as the Green Shirts.
Aaron Finch is third and Lokesh Rahul is fourth in the T20I batsmen’s rankings, while other batsmen include Colin Monroe, Glenn Maxwell, Hazrat Zazai, Avon Lewis, Virat Kohli, and Avon Morgan in the top ten respectively.
Among bowlers, South African spinner Tabriz Shamsi has moved up three places to the second-best position in his career after Rashid Khan, while no Pakistani bowler is in the top ten.
New Zealand captain Kane Williamson remains at number one, followed by Steve Smith at number two, Marinus Lubshin at number three, Jorot at number four, Virat Kohli at number five, Babar Azam at number six, and Henry Knuckles at number seven. David Warner has moved up to the eighth position, followed by Chatishore Pujara to the tenth position after a two-step drop.
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Among the bowlers, Emad Wasim has dropped one place to eighth and Shadab Khan to ninth. Rashid Khan continues to rule in the top 10 bowlers while Mujeeb-ur-Rehman, Ashton Agar, Tabriz Shamsi, Adam Zampa, Mitchell Santner, and Adil are among the other bowlers. Rashid, Emad Wasim, Shadab Khan, and Ken Richards respectively.
In the bowlers’ category, Pete Cummins remains at number one and Neil Wagner at number two, while Ravi Chandran Ashwin has moved up four places to number three.
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