ICC Rankings: Virat Kohli Retains Top Spot, Shaheen Afridi Attains Career-Best In ODIs

ICC Rankings: Virat Kohli Retains Prime Spot, Shaheen Afridi Attains Profession-Greatest In ODIs


Virat Kohli is presently representing Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL 2020.© AFP

Indian skipper Virat Kohli retained his prime spot within the batting checklist, whereas Pakistan captain Babar Azam has bridged the hole by a slight margin with Rohit Sharma. Babar Azam has 837 factors, 18 lower than Rohit, who’s within the second place. Babar has gained invaluable score factors to maneuver nearer to the main Indian pair of Kohli and Rohit. Pakistan pacer Shaheen Afridi, who registered figures of 5/49 within the first ODI towards Zimbabwe, has shot up eight locations to interrupt into the Prime 20 for the primary time.


The 20-year-old quick bowler has achieved a career-best 16th place within the ICC Males’s ODI Participant Rankings, after a notable efficiency within the ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup Tremendous League collection towards Zimbabwe that they gained 2-1.

Wahab Riaz, additionally a left-arm quick bowler like Shaheen, is one other one to realize within the newest rankings replace. He has moved up six locations to 60th place, grabbing 5 wickets in two matches, together with a haul of 4/41 within the second match of the collection.

For Zimbabwe, Brendan Taylor and Sean Williams have superior amongst batters after slamming tremendous centuries within the collection. Taylor has progressed 9 slots to 42nd place after scoring 204 runs together with a knock of 112 within the first match.

Williams has superior 12 locations to 46th place with 197 runs together with an unbeaten 118 within the closing match. Amongst bowlers, Sikandar Raza has moved as much as 66th place and Donald Tiripano to 90th.


In the meantime, Zimbabwe’s Tremendous Over win within the closing ODI has helped them achieve 10 factors whereas Pakistan received 20 factors, remaining forward of Australia on web run charge.

England lead with 30 factors after taking part in two collection of the Tremendous League, launched to convey context to ODI cricket and to resolve the seven direct qualifiers for the ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup 2023 together with hosts India.

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