New Delhi [India]August 3 (ANI): After a stunning knock against the West Indies in the third T20I match, Indian batsman Suryakumar Yadav achieved a career-best ranking in the ICC T20I Men’s Player Rankings.
Indian batsman Suryakumar Yadav and South African spinner Tabriz Shamsi have made remarkable strides in the ICC Men’s T20I Player Rankings, finishing second respectively in the latest weekly update.
Yadav climbed three places to within two ranking points of leader Babar Azam after a 44-ball 76 that earned him the man of the match award and saw him lead the way with 111 runs from three matches. The series against the West Indies, with his side leading 2-1, Shamsi, who was at the top for most of the period between April and October last year, has moved up one place to second, but remains 64 points behind leader Josh Hazlewood. , which is on 792 rating points. The left-arm wrist-spinner’s eight wicket haul, which included five for 24 in the final match, helped win the series against England 2-1 and earn 19 rating points.
South Africa’s Riza Hendricks, who scored half-centuries in all three matches against England, rose 16 places to 15th, while West Indies’ Brendon King (29 places to 27th), England’s Jonny Bairstow (13 places to 31st) : and South Africa’s Riley Rossouw (joint 37th) have also made notable gains in batting.
Liton Das, Heinrich Klaasen and Rishabh Pant also moved up the list, while West Indies pacer Aqeel Hossain (up three places to sixth), England’s Chris Jordan (up one place to 16th), New Zealand spinner Mitchell Santner (up three up to 17th). ) and Ish Sodhi (up two places to 19th) are among others who have moved up in the T20I bowlers’ rankings.
Sri Lanka’s players have made notable gains in the ICC Men’s Test Player Rankings after winning the second match of their ICC World Test Championship series against Pakistan in Galle, which ended 1-1.
Off-spinner Ramesh Mendis has moved up 19 places to 31st position with nine wickets in the match, while left-arm spinner Prabhat Jayasuriya has moved up 11 slots to 33rd position after finishing with eight wickets in the match. Dinesh Chandimal moved up two places to 16th among the batsmen with 101 runs in two innings, while man of the match Dhananjaya de Silva moved from 49th to 41st after scoring a century in the second innings.
For Pakistan, Muhammad Rizwan (up 3 places to 17th place) and Imam-ul-Haq (up 15 places to 49th place) and Naseem Shah (up 7 places to 60th place) and Mohammad Nawaz (21 places ). to 68th) among bowlers.
In the ICC Men’s ODI Player Rankings, India’s Shikhar Dhawan has moved up one place to 12th after hitting a half-century in the final match of their ODI series in the West Indies. India bowlers Yuzvendra Chahal (16th) and Shardul Thakur (72nd) also won the latest update, while West Indies captain Nicholas Pooran moved up two places to 30th. (ANI)
Suryakumar Yadav is tied for a career-best second
SourceSuryakumar Yadav is tied for a career-best second