New Zealand move to No.2 in Test rankings
New Zealand have given the taste of whitewash to the no. 1 Test ranking team India in the recently concluded two-match Test series. With this success, the Kiwis have improved two-step in the team rankings.
New Zealand have started the series at number four. Their rating point was 105. Williamson’s team have earned five valuable rating points by beating India at home. They are now number two with 110 points.
Australia, with 108 points, fell to three to two. As a result, England have taken a step back too. They are now number four on the list with 105 points.
India, meanwhile, have lost four valuable points after being whitewashed against New Zealand. Virat Kohli-led India, which started the series with 120 points, is now 116 points next to the team name.
However, India have not lost the top rank by losing points. New Zealand, which come in at number two, are 6 points behind them.
South Africa are at five, Sri Lanka at six, Pakistan at seven and West Indies are at no. eight position. Bangladesh is number nine on this list with 61 points. Afghanistan trail 12 points behind the Tigers and sit at no. ten position.