The Indian team has replaced Sri Lanka by a trace of decimal points to become the new top ranking team of T20 game. India’s good show in the super 10 stage of World T20 has given it seven rating points. India and Sri Lanka both may see change in positions based on their semis performances to happen today and tomorrow.
Pakistan is at third spot with 121 points. South Africa is next at fourth place with 119 points. West Indies and Australia have changed places between themselves, stand now at 5th and 6th places with 113 and 110 points respectively.
Among the individual player rankings, Virat Kohli makes the best show for India at third spot in the batsmen list. He has a good chance at claiming second spot as he is just 13 points down from present 2nd rank holder Hales of England. Yuvraj and Raina stand at sixth and seventh places. The bowlers list is topped by Badree and Narine at one and two. Ashwin stands at career best rank of sixth in the list, the lone indian bowler in the list. Yuvraj Singh features at the fourth spot of the all-rounders list.
India has played just 23 matches, the least in the top eight teams. The rankings were announced yesterday.