Hendricks, Phehlukwayo attain career-best ICC T20I Rankings
In the latest MRF Tyres ICC Men’s T20I Player Rankings, South Africa opener Reeza Hendricks and all-rounder Andile Phehlukwayo achieved career-best positions in batting and bowling rankings whereas JP Duminy, Dickwella, Malinga and Udana too improved their rankings. All these players gained good ranks following South Africa-Sri Lanka series when Proteas did a 3-0 series sweep over Sri Lanka.
Talking about Hendricks, he leaped 26 slots to 15th position after amassing 139 runs in the series with two half-centuries to his name while Phehlukwayo has moved up 14 slots to 10th position after clinching seven wickets in two matches, his impressive bowling figures was 4/24 in the last match in Johannesburg on Sunday.
Coming to Jean-Paul Duminy, he scored 76 runs in the series which enabled him to jump from 39th to 32nd and Rassie van der Dussen’s 98 runs pushed him from 74th to 41st among batsmen, while Chris Morris escalated two positions to take the 18th and Tabraiz Shamsi dominated 41 positions to attain 35th in the list for bowlers.
As far as Sri Lanka is concerned, Niroshan Dickwela gained 19 slots to reach 78th position among batsmen while Lasith Malinga has notched up 11 places to 42nd among bowlers’ list. Isuru Udana has has made a significant impact in both lists, moving up 106 slots to 144th among batsmen rankings after scoring 132 runs in the series, also 84 not out in the second match, and coming to bowling, he moved up 12 places to take 51st among bowlers.
MRF Tyres ICC Men’s T20I Player Rankings (updated on 25 March 2019) Batsmen (top 10)
Top 10 Bowlers’ rankings in T20Is
|1||Rashid Khan||Afg||780||11.56||6.02||816 v Ban at Dehradun 2018|
|2||Shadab Khan||Pak||720||18.59||6.84||769 v Sco at Edinburgh 2018|
|3||Adil Rashid||Eng||709||23.97||7.31||716 v WI at St Kitts 2019|
|4||Imad Wasim||Pak||705||19.42||5.81||780 v WI at Trinidad 2017|
|5||Kuldeep Yadav||India||699||12.97||6.72||728 v NZ at Hamilton 2019|
|6||Adam Zampa||Aus||672!||19.43||6.04||672 v India at Bengaluru 2019|
|7||S Al Hasan||Ban||658||20.15||6.77||672 v Pak at Mirpur 2014|
|8||Ish Sodhi||NZ||657||20.88||7.70||739 v Pak at Wellington 2018|
|9||Faheem Ashraf||Pak||655||20.12||7.08||659 v SA at Cape Town 2019|
|10||A Phehlukwayo||SA||649*!||17.92||7.98||649 v SL at Johannesburg 2019|
All-rounders’ rankings in T20Is
|1||Glenn Maxwell||Aus||390||395 v Eng at Melbourne 2018|
|2||S Al Hasan||Ban||338||408 v Pak at Mirpur 2015|
|3||M Nabi||Afg||330!||330 v Ire at Dehradun 2019|
|4||Mahmudullah||Ban||240!||240 v WI at Mirpur 2018|
|5||R Berrington||Sco||221 /*!||221 v OMA at Oman 2019|