Australia’s Steve Smith, with 911 factors, saved he maintain on the pole place within the batting charts forward of Virat Kohli and Kane Williamson
New Zealand captain Kane Williamson on December 7 moved up a rung to affix his Indian counterpart Virat Kohli on the second spot within the newest ICC Test rankings for batsmen.
However, West Indies captain Jason Holder conceded his prime ICC Test all-rounder’s rating to England star Ben Stokes after an unimpressive outing in opposition to New Zealand within the first Test which his crew lost by an innings and 134 runs.
Australia’s Steve Smith, with 911 points, saved he maintain on the pole place within the batting charts forward of Kohli and Williamson, who hit a match-winning double hundred in opposition to the West Indies in Hamilton.
India’s Chesteshwar Pujara remained seventh on the listing ahead of Stokes (eighth) and England captain Joe Root (ninth) respectively, the ICC mentioned in an announcement.
New Zealand opener Tom Latham entered the top-10 in 10th place.
Ajinkya Rahane (11th) and Mayank Agarwal (12th) have each dropped a spot every.
Holder bowled 31 wicketless overs throughout New Zealand innings and had scores of 25 and eight, which led to his slight hunch in rankings. Stokes, with 446 points, is on prime of the listing whereas Holder with 434 is positioned second.
India’s Ravindra Jadeja maintained his third place with 397 points. His teammate Ravichandran Ashwin dropped a spot to be at sixth with 287 points.
Amongst bowlers, India’s Jasprit Bumrah stayed put at ninth place on the listing whereas Ravichandran Ashwin gained a place to be 11th.
Mohammed Shami (joint 13th), Ishant Sharma (17th), and Ravindra Jadeja (18th) are additionally in prime 20.
India will play Australia within the four-Test Border-Gavaskar Trophy beginning in Adelaide from December 17.
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