The ICC has released the latest ODI and T20I rankings on Sunday. Shikhar Dhawan and Yuzvendra Chahal have got a big advantage in the ODI rankings. Whereas the Pakistan cricket team openedThey have come very close to achieving the No. 1 position in the T20 rankings. His wicketkeeper Mohammad Rizwan has reached the seventh position, achieving the best ranking of his T20 career.
Team India, adorned with young players, has taken an unassailable 2-0 lead in the ODI series on the tour of Sri Lanka. Shikhar Dhawan, the highest run-scorer in the series so far, has gained in the latest ICC ODI rankings. He has moved up two places i.e. to 16th place. Babar Azam remains at number-1 in this list. Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma are present in second and third place.
At the same time, the Sri Lankan batsmen are being piled with the ball.He has taken six wickets in two matches so far and has moved up four places to 20th, Sri Lanka’s Wanindu Hasaranga has gained 22 places to 36th in the latest rankings.
Pakistani players benefited in T20 rankings
In the latest ICC T20 rankings, Pakistan opener Mohammad Rizwan and English batsman Liam Livingstone, the leading run-scorer in the series, have gained a lot. Wicketkeeper-batsman Rizwan reached his career-best ranking of 7th as he added a total of 176 runs from an unbeaten 76 in the last match of the series, giving him a four-place advantage.
He has reached the top 10 for the first time since he was named the ‘Player of the Series’ against Zimbabwe in April this year. Apart from this, Pakistan captain Babar Azam is just a few steps away from the number-1 ranking in the T20 rankings. Actually, Babar is just 8 rating points behind David Malan, who is at No.