For the first time ever Pakistan batters are occupying the top positions in One-day Internationals and Twenty20 Internationals as according to the present-day ratings of teams and players issued through the International Cricket Council (ICC) yesterday.
In 2 ODI, captain Babar Azam and fellow opener Imam-ul-Haq are at 1st and 2nd positions, respectively, leaving at the back of India’s batting greats Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma at 3rd and 4th, respectively.
Imam top-scored withinside the recently-held 3 ODI collection towards the West Indies in Multan, gathering 199 runs (3 half-centuries) averaging 66.33.
Babar withinside the stated collection totaled 181 with the help of 1 century and a half-century, averaging 181.
In the listing of 2 ODI bowlers, Pakistani fast bowler spearhead Shaheen Shah Afridi is in the 4th place after taking 3 wickets from matches towards the Caribbean aspect in Multan.
Australian fast bowler Josh Hazlewood has moved as much as quantity withinside the listing led by New Zealand’s fast bowler Trent Boult.
In T20 International ratings, Babar and wicket-keeper/batsman Mohammad Rizwan are occupying the 1st and 2nd spots, respectively with 818 and 794 factors.
In Test ratings for batters, Babar is 4th with 815 factors at the same time as in Test bowling ratings Shaheen is 4th (827 factors).
Hazlewood is the world’s top-ranked bowler in T20 Internationals, Indian opener Ishan Kishan breaks into the top 10 at the same time as master England batter Joe Root is again on the top of the ICC Men’s Test participant ratings.
After smashing a 2nd successive century withinside the ongoing ICC World Test Championship collection towards New Zealand.
Joe Root, who had reached inside placing distance of Marnus Labuschagne after the first Test, has forced again the top spot from the Australia batter, whom he now leads through 5 score factors.
Joe Root is on 897 factors after his knock of 176 withinside the 1st innings of the Nottingham Test, 20 much less than his maximum of 917 factors.
Joe Root 1st grabbed the number one role in August 2015 and changed into remaining on the top in December 2021 earlier than Labuschagne leapfrogged him. Root has been No.1 in Tests.
Steve Smith, Kohli, and Kane Williamson are the others to have had huge vigils on the top in current years.
Australia fast bowler Josh Hazlewood has moved as much as quantity and Pakistan’s Shaheen Afridi to quantity 4 withinside the bowlers’ listing led through New Zealand’s Trent Boult.
Spinners Mujeebur Rahman of Afghanistan, Akeal Hosein of the West Indies, and Shadab Khan of Pakistan have additionally moved up the ratings for bowlers.
Hazlewood has additionally moved again to number one withinside the ICC Men’s T20I Player Rankings at the same time as Mahesh Theekshana of Sri Lanka is up 16 places to 8th withinside the listing.
Australia spinner Ashton Agar up 3 places to 9th, India fast bowler Bhuvaneshwar Kumar up 7th places to 11th and spinner Yuzvendra Chahal up 4 places to 26th are the others to benefit.
The ratings for batters see Mohammad Rizwan benefit one role to attain 2 ODI withinside the listing, additionally led through Babar, Aaron Finch has moved up one place to 5th at the same time as India’s Ishan Kishan has run 68 places to attain 7th role after aggregating 164 runs in 3 matches towards South Africa.