ICC Rankings: India on top, surpass Australia ahead of WTC final
New Delhi : India has achieved the coveted number one position in the ICC Men's Test Rankings. Meanwhile, Team India, under the captaincy of Rohit Sharma, has surpassed Australia in the annual ranking update. The Australian team had held the top position in the Test rankings for 15 months. Along with this, Team India has moved ahead of the Australian team in the ICC World Test Championship final, which is scheduled to take place next month.
In the T20 rankings, Team India's dominance continues as they hold the first position. The England team occupies the second position. In the ODI rankings, Team India is placed third.
The final of the World Test Championship between India and Australia will be played from June 7. It will be interesting to see which team emerges victorious.
Previously, Australia had a rating of 122 and was at the top. On the other hand, Team India had 119 rating points. But now, Team India has reached the top with 121 rating points, while Australia has slipped to the second position with 116 rating points.
Speaking of other teams after India and Australia, England is in third place with 114 rating points. South Africa's team is in fourth place. New Zealand occupies the fifth position.
Pakistan's team is at the sixth position in the latest Test rankings. Sri Lanka is in seventh place. West Indies' team is at the eighth position. Bangladesh and Zimbabwe occupy the ninth and tenth positions, respectively.