ICC Test Ranking: India Retains No.1 Spot
Indian cricket team has retained its top position in the latest ICC Test rankings with 123 points. Indian team is six points ahead of second placed South Africa.
Australia has been placed at the third place with 100 points followed by England at 4th (99 points), New Zealand at 5th (97 points), Pakistan at 6th (93 points), Sri Lanka at 7th (91 points), West Indies at 8th (75 points), Bangladesh at 9th (69 points) and Zimbabwe at 10th with zero points.
While Indian and South African teams have improved their performance, Australia, England and Pakistan have made downward movements.
In the recent matches, India registered series wins against West Indies last year and defeated New Zealand, England and Australia in home series. Out of the total 13 matches played in India, the Indian team have registered 10 wins, 2 loses and one draw.
In the ICC ODI Championship Rankings, Indian team has been placed at third position after South Africa and Australia.
In the ICC Twenty20 Championship Rankings, India occupies fourth position after New Zealand, England and Pakistan.
In the ICC Women’s Championships Rankings, Indian Women’s team is at fourth position after Australia, England and NewZealand.
Categories: Sports Current Affairs 2017