ICC rankings – Pakistan’s Mohammad Rizwan breaks into prime 10 for T20I batters
Sri Lanka’s Dimuth Karunaratne and Dhananjaya de Silva transfer up in Check batting rankings
Rizwan hit 82* and 91* within the two matches Pakistan gained, and that took him up 5 slots to tenth. He went previous Eoin Morgan and Rohit Sharma on the desk the place Dawid Malan, Aaron Finch, Babar Azam, Devon Conway and Virat Kohli retained the highest 5 positions.
Haris Rauf was the opposite Pakistan participant to make a noteworthy acquire, up 17 locations to twenty first after taking 4 wickets in three matches.
Zimbabwe, who gained the second T20I to offer themselves an opportunity of a uncommon collection win, moved up one slot – previous Eire – to No. 11 within the staff rankings, whereas Pakistan remained in fourth place. Elsewhere, Nepal’s victory within the T20I tri-series at dwelling towards Netherlands and Malaysia meant a transfer up (by one spot, previous Scotland) to No 14, whereas Netherlands slipped from seventeenth to 18th and Malaysia stayed at No. 31.
The drawn first Check between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh in Pallekele had quite a few main performances by the batters of the 2 sides, and that mirrored within the Check batting rankings too.
Dimuth Karunaratne’s career-best 244 helped him acquire seven locations to achieve the fifteenth place. His 676 score factors was additionally his finest since final January.
The opposite Sri Lanka batter to maneuver up was Dhananjaya de Silva, who scored 166, and was concerned in a 345-run stand for the fourth wicket with Karunaratne in Sri Lanka’s solely innings. He gained seven spots to achieve his career-best twenty eighth place.
Amongst Bangladesh batters, Mominul Haque’s eleventh Check century, and first abroad, took him from thirty fifth to joint thirty first, whereas Vishwa Fernando was the one bowler to have a good haul, and his 4 for 96 within the first innings took him to forty third place.