After Sri Lanka Fateh, Shikhar Dhawan's bat-bat, got a big success in ICC ODI Rankings

After Sri Lanka Fateh, Shikhar Dhawan's bat-bat, got a big success in ICC ODI Rankings

Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan has gained two places to reach the 16th spot in the latest ICC ODI Rankings after his unbeaten half-century in the first match against Sri Lanka. At the same time, Virat Kohli remains in second place. Dhawan reached 712 rating points with the help of an unbeaten 86 in the first match of the three-match ODI series being played in Colombo to gain two places while Kohli has 848 points. Another senior India batsman Rohit Sharma is third on the list with 817 points, with Babar Azam (873) of Pakistan at the top. South Africa's Quinton de Kock has moved up to number 10 with a century in the last ODI against Ireland.

The rankings have looked at the results of the three-match series between Zimbabwe and Bangladesh, the third match between South Africa and Ireland and the first two ODIs between India and Sri Lanka. Among the bowlers, India's Yuzvendra Chahal (up four places to 20th), Sri Lanka's Wanindu Hasaranga (up 22 places to 36th), South Africa's Tabrez Shamsi (up eight places to 39th), Ireland's Simi Singh (up to 51st). ) and Zimbabwe's Blessing Mujarbani (ranked 70) managed to move upwards. Bangladesh star Shakib Al Hasan has gained a lot in the bowling rankings. He has now entered the top-10 by jumping nine places.

Rizwan and Livingston gain in T20 rankings

In the ICC T20 rankings, Pakistan opener Mohammad Rizwan and England middle-order batsman Liam Livingston have gained a lot, who were the highest run-getters for their teams in the three-match series. In this, England won the series 2-1. Wicketkeeper-batsman Rizwan reached his career-best ranking of seven, having added 176 runs from an unbeaten 76 in the final match of the series, which helped him gain four places. He broke into the top 10 for the first time after being named the 'Player of the Series' against Zimbabwe in April this year.

Livingston jumped 144 places to reach 27th place. He has played just eight T20 Internationals since his debut against South Africa four years ago. The 27-year-old scored a total of 147 runs against Pakistan in his first international century (103 in 43 balls). West Indies' Evin Lewis has moved up from 10th to eighth in the T20 rankings. David Malan, Babar Azam and Aaron Finch are present in the top three.


IND vs ENG: Rishabh Pant told his secret before the England series, due to these reasons, made a splash throughout the year

IND vs ENG: Rishabh Pant told his secret before the England series, due to these reasons, made a splash throughout the year

Indian wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant is glad that he has seen ups and downs in his short international career so far which has helped him shine as a player as he learned from his mistakes. Pant, who recently recovered from Kovid-19, is ready to play his 22nd Test match for India at the same ground (Trentbridge) on which he made his first impression in Test matches by hitting a long six in 2018. Pant told 'BCCI.TV' on Saturday, 'It has been a wonderful journey because at the very beginning of my career I saw many ups and downs. As a cricketer, you grow, learn from your mistakes, improve yourself and come back and perform well. I am glad that I learned from my mistakes and took advantage of whatever opportunity I got after that. I'm happy.'

Pant said that he tries to learn from all the top cricketers to become a better player. He said, 'I talk to Rohit bhai a lot like about the game what we did in the last match and what we can do in the next matches. What can I add to my game? I also take technical knowledge from Virat bhai. Especially about the back and forth game of the wicket playing England. He wants to learn from everyone to become a better player. They said,

I also talk to Ravi bhai (Shastri) a lot because he has played a lot of cricket around the world. When Ash bhai (Ashwin) is bowling, he knows what the intentions of the batsman are. So as a batsman I can talk to the bowler about what he is thinking. As a player, I want to learn from everyone.

Pant is scoring runs at an average of over 43 in Tests

Rishabh Pant has scored more than 1400 runs in Test career so far with an average of over 43. He has scored three centuries in Tests and has taken 83 wickets behind the wicket. Earlier this year, he single-handedly led India to victory on the tour of Australia. Then in the home Test series against England too, this young player had a tremendous performance. Regarding this, he said, 'I think as a cricketer, I have changed in the last one year because even if your process is right, the results do not come in favor but but you have to trust the process and do it again and again. have to stay. I had faith in my process and now I am getting results.