Category: Rankings

World’s top 10 most valuable athletes

World’s top 10 most valuable athletes

The business magazine, Forbes has published their annual list of the top 10 most valuable athletes, in terms of their brand value, in the world. The list makes for fascinating reading and provides great insight into the world of sports business. The list features the likes of Leo Messi, Ronaldo and India’s Virat Kohli. Here are the top 10 most […]

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Virat Kohli climbs to No. 3 in Test rankings

Virat Kohli climbs to No. 3 in Test rankings

Virat Kohli has dashed to the third spot in the ICC Test rankings for batsmen, the International Cricket Council said in a discharge on Wednesday (November 30). Steve Smith keeps on holding the top spot while Joe Root is at the second position. Kohli started the five-coordinate arrangement at the fifteenth spot before making massive strides to steer into the Top […]

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ICC Rankings: India’s Axar Patel moves to 9th in ODI rankings for bowlers

ICC Rankings: India’s Axar Patel moves to 9th in ODI rankings for bowlers

India’s shining left-arm spinner and handy lower order batsman, has climbed five places to be ranked 9th in the latest International Cricket Council ICC Rankings for ODI Bowlers. This is the young allrounder’s first breakthrough into the top ten of the ICC Rankings. Despite the fact that Patel got only four wickets, his performances were pivotal behind added pressure on […]

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ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - OCTOBER 21: Misbah Ul Haq (l) and Younis Khan (r) leave the ground for tea breakduring Day One of the Second Test between Pakistan and the West Indies at the Zayed Cricket Stadium on October 21, 2016 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Ineke Zondag/Getty Images)

Younis Khan rockets to number two; Misbah cracks top 10

Pakistan veteran Younis Khan jumped to number two in the International Cricket Council Test batsmen rankings. The skipper Misbah Ul Haq also gained points and cracked the Top 10 again. The 38-year-old recreated his Oval magic in Abu Dhabi and helped his side wrap up the series against West Indies. He hammered a ton in the opening innings before posting […]

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ICC T20 Rankings

ICC T20 Rankings

ICC T20 Team Rankings New Zealand have gained 2635 points from just 20 games, the best ratio among all the Test playing nations in the T20 format. Understandably so, the kiwis sit top of the ICC T20 Team Rankings, one place above 2007 World Champions India. South Africa recently replaced West Indies for third spot after the Caribbean men fell […]

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ICC ODI Rankings

ICC ODI Rankings

ICC ODI Team Rankings The Australians would be feeling the luckiest nation in the world, as they stand tall at top spot despite a historic 5-0 whitewash at the hands of South Africa who sit just 2 points adrift at 2nd. India, who have already won the opening ODI, have the chance to topple New Zealand off the third spot […]

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ICC Test Rankings

ICC Test Rankings

ICC Test Team Rankings Australia have been the biggest beneficiaries of England’s thumping series loss against India with Steve Smith’s men climbing up to second on the ICC (International Cricket Council) Test rankings after the 5th and final Test in Chennai. The 4-0 scoreline in India’s favor was sealed by Ravindra Jadeja’s first ever seven-wicket haul in as single Test […]

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Babar Azam rockets to his career best ODI rankings

Babar Azam rockets to his career best ODI rankings

Pakistan rising star Babar Azam leap frogged to number 15th at the International Cricket Council One Day International rankings after his spectacular stints in the three match West Indies series. The Men in Green squared off the Caribbean side for three-match ODI series in United Arab Emirates. They carried their T20 momentum and claimed another whitewash with the help of […]

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India Officially Crowned No 1 in Tests

India Officially Crowned No 1 in Tests

Apart from getting all the appreciations and claps on winning the third and final test. Team India has also taken its top test position back from Pakistan. India once again is the number one test team in the world. The whitewash against New Zealand worked. Earlier, after India completed their tour against West India. It was Pakistan, which became the […]

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Pakistan move to no.8 in ODI Rankings

Pakistan move to no.8 in ODI Rankings

Following their emphatic 3-0 whitewash of the West Indies in the United Arab Emirates, Pakistan jump from 9th to 8th in the latest ICC ODI Rankings for teams. Heading into the game, the fact that the West Indies were ranked 8th and Pakistan sat 9th added greater significance in terms of the result as the two teams race to secure […]

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