ICC Test Rankings: Virat Kohli and Ravindra Jadeja reached their career best


icc test ranking november 2016 - nov 2016

ICC has been released the Test Ranking and the Indian cricketers have improved a lot in their respected department and that lead them to improve their rankings. Indian Test Skipper, Virat Kohli reached No. 3 position in Test ranking after played flawless Innings of ongoing series against England.

After the second Test, he was reached No.4 position from 14 and after 3rd Test, he stepped up into No. 3 position whereas Australia’s Skipper Steven Smith and English Top order batsman Joe Root are holds their No.1 and No.2 positions respectively.

India’s top order batsman in Test, Cheteshwar Pujara entered into the Top 10 rankings that is No.8 whereas his best rank in No.5. The Top 10 Test batting ranking is listed below.

ICC Test rankings for batsmen

Rank Player Ranking Points
1 Steve Smith (AUS) 897
2 Joe Root (ENG) 847
3 Virat Kohli (IND) 833
4 Kane Williamson (NZ) 817
5 Hashim Amla (SA) 791
6 AB de Villiers (RSA) 778
7 David Warner (AUS) 772
8 Cheteshwar Pujara (IND) 760
9 Jonny Bairstow (ENG) 759
10 Younis Khan (PAK) 753

As far as bowling department is concerned, Ravichandran Ashwin stayed at the No.1 position after brilliant performance in all three Tests against England. Left-Arm spin bowled, Ravindra Jadeja footed into Top 10 ranking and it is No.7 in position. The Top 10 Test bowling ranking is listed below.

ICC Test rankings for bowlers

Rank Player Ranking Points
1 Ravichandran Ashwin (IND) 891
2 Rangana Herath (SL) 867
3 Dale Steyn (SA) 844
4 James Anderson (ENG) 834
5 Josh Hazlewood (AUS) 815
6  Stuart Broad (ENG) 812
7 Ravindra Jadeja (IND) 796
8 Mitchell Starc (AUS) 787
9 Yasir Shah (PAK) 781
10 Neil Wagner (NZ) 755

And also Ravichandran Ashwin holds the No.1 Ranking position in Test All-rounder.