The ICC has recently released the list of ODI batting rankings. in which the captain of the Pakistan cricket team(babar azam) still occupying the top. In the last one-day match of this right-handed batsman, he played a blistering innings of 158 runs while batting on Tuesday. But, could not make the team win.
Babar Azam won the ODI rankings
Due to the innings of 159 runs, he has gained 8 points in the rankings. With 873 rating points, he still remains in the first place in the ODI ranking list. The special thing is that this is the best rating point of his cricket career. Babar is still leading by 16 points from Team India’s captain Virat Kohli. Kohli is second in this list.
Let us tell you that Pakistan had to face a 3-0 defeat in the ODI series against England. Babar was a complete flop in the first two ODIs. In such a situation, there was a possibility that Azam would lose the number-1 crown. But in the third match, he has not allowed his ranking to suffer by scoring 158 runs.
Rohit Sharma retains third place
Along with this, talk about Indian team’s hitman Rohit Sharma, so he remains at number three in this list with 825 rating points. Ross Taylor is the best batsman of New Zealand cricket team at number four in this list. His rating point is 801. So there is Aaron Finch, the captain of the Australia team who occupies the 5th place in this list.
In the list released by the ICC, Finch remains at 5th place with 791 rating points. So there is England’s wicketkeeper and opener Jonny Bairstow at number six. His rating point is 775. David Warner has managed to make it to the 7th position in this list. His rating point is 773. You can see the ranking of the players included in the rest of the top 10 in this ICC list.