Rohit's explosion in ICC rankings, came close to number-1, Mayank-Ashwin also dominated
India recently defeated South Africa by 203 runs in the first match of the Test series. After this Test match, now the ICC has also declared the latest rankings. Indian players have gained a lot in this.
Rohit took a very long jump
Rohit Sharma, who scored 303 runs with the help of 2 centuries in the first Test, has made a very long jump in the Test rankings. Rohit has improved to 36 places and captured 17th position.
Earlier, he was at number 53. If Rohit performs like this in the remaining 2 Tests, then he can reach number 1 as well.
Among the other Indian batsmen, captain Virat Kohli, Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane are also in the top 10. Virat has lost 4 points, and now has 899 points. Mayank Agarwal has also made it to the 25th position with the help of double century in the first innings.
Ashwin has a big advantage in bowlers
In the bowlers' rankings, Ashwin has once again made it to the top 10. Bumrah of India still remains at number 3. Apart from this, Shami has improved by 2 places to achieve 16th position.
Jadeja dominated all-rounder players
India's Jadeja has made Shakib second in the rankings of all-rounders. In this, Jason Holder of West Indies ranks first.