Dubai: India’s new captain Rohit Sharma, who captained the limited overs format, remained third in the batsmen’s list in the latest ICC (International Cricket Council) ODI rankings released on Wednesday but he narrowed the gap with teammate Virat Kohli. Is. Former captain Kohli is in second place.
Rohit scored crucial rating points with his half-century in the first ODI of the three-match series against West Indies. Rohit has 807 rating points as against Kohli’s 828. Pakistan captain Babar Azam continues to top the rankings, while compatriot Fakhar Zaman and England batsman Joe Root break into the top 10. West Indies’ Shai Hope, who scored eight runs in the first ODI against India, dropped out of the top 10.
There has been no change in the top 10 of the bowlers’ list and Indian pacer Jasprit Bumrah remains at the seventh position. In the all-rounder’s list, Ravindra Jadeja is the best Indian with eighth position. West Indies’ Jason Holder, who scored a half-century in the first ODI against India, has improved four places to the top 20.
In the batsmen’s list, Jatinder Singh of Oman has improved 26 places to reach the top 100. He scored a century in the first match of the UAE series. The match is part of the ‘ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup League 2 (2nd level)’. He has scored 594 runs in 23 matches in ‘League 2’ and is the second highest run-scorer. (agency)