Pakistan skipper Babar Azam has overtaken India Test captain Virat Kohli in the latest ICC Test Rankings for batters. While Virat is in the ninth spot after losing two spots, Babar has moved to 8th in the list.
There were no changes in the top six. Marnus Labuschagne, Joe Root, Kane Williamson, Steve Smith, Rohit Sharma, and David Warner haven’t swapped positions. However, Dimuth Karunaratne of Sri Lanka has moved to seventh place, while Travis Head completes the top 10.
Jasprit Bumrah has entered the top 10 in the ICC Test Rankings for bowlers in the bowling department. Australian skipper Pat Cummins continues to lead the table with 902 rating points. Ravichandran Ashwin, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Tim Southee, and James Anderson complete the top five bowlers in the world.
Kagiso Rabada is the sixth-best, followed by Josh Hazlewood, Neil Wagner, Bumrah, and Mitchell Starc.