Trent Boult climbs to third spot in ICC Rankings
Trent Boult, MS Dhoni, Yuzvendra Chahal, Imam-Ul-Haq shows good progress in the latest ICC ODI Rankings revealed by International Cricket Council.
International Cricket Council (ICC) has recently released the ODI Rankings following the ODI series that happened in recent days. Trent Boult is the show stealer as he takes the no.3 position in the list for bowlers.
Boult topped the rankings in January 2016, and is again on his way up, with only India fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah and Afghanistan leg-spinner Rashid Khan ahead of him.
For India, Yuzvendra Chahal has climbed up one position to take the fifth position in the list while Bhuvneshwar Kumar takes 17th position. In the list for batsmen, MS Dhoni takes the 17th position after hat trick fifties while Kedar Jadhav takes 35th position.
For South Africa, Quinton de Kock and Hashim Amla have climbed up to the 8th and 13th position. Andile Phehlukwayo’s eight wickets have seen him gain 13 places and reach 19th position and Dwaine Pretorius has moved up from 53rd to the 44th slot.
Pakistan’s fighting effort in South Africa was thanks largely to Player of the Series Imam-ul-Haq and he has gained nine slots to reach a career-best 16th position with 271 runs at the top of the order.
MRF Tyres ICC ODI Team Rankings (as of 4 February)
|4||New Zealand||111 (-1)|
ICC ODI Batsmen Rankings
|6||Francois du Plessis||SA||791|
|8||Quinton de Kock||SA||758|
ICC ODI Bowlers Rankings
ICC ODI All-rounders Rankings
|2||Shakib Al Hasan||BAN||352|