KL Rahul and Virat Kohli only Indians inside top 10 in latest ICC T20I Player Rankings

KL Rahul and Virat Kohli only Indians inside top 10 in latest ICC T20I Player Rankings

New Zealand captain Kane Williamson, who top-scored in the final with a knock of 85, has gained seven places to reach 32nd position.

KL Rahul
KL Rahul. (Photo by Francois Nel/Getty Images)

Mitchell Marsh and David Warner have made notable progress in the ICC Men’s T20I Player Rankings after helping Australia win their first ICC Men’s T20 World Cup in Dubai on Sunday.

All-rounder Marsh, who struck an impressive 77 not out off 50 balls to be named Player of the Match in the final against New Zealand, has progressed six spots to reach joint-13th position among batters while Player of the Tournament Warner’s scores of 49 against Pakistan in their semi-final and 53 in the final have helped him move up eight places to 33rd position.

New Zealand captain Kane Williamson, who top-scored in the final with a knock of 85, has gained seven places to reach 32nd position while Devon Conway is up three places to fourth position after scoring 46 against England in the first semi-final in Abu Dhabi.

Pakistan’s Fakhar Zaman is up eight places to 40th following his unbeaten 55 against Australia in the second semi-final in Dubai while spinner Shadab Khan has moved up seven places to 16th position after bagging four for 16 in the same match.

Australian bowlers gain in the latest ICC T20I Player Rankings

Other bowlers to gain in the latest update include Australia leg-spinner Adam Zampa, who is up two places to third, and fast bowler Josh Hazlewood, whose haul of three for 16 in the final sees him move up two places to sixth position.

New Zealand’s left-arm seamer Trent Boult is up seven places to 14th position after taking two for 18 in the final while Pat Cummins (up 24 places to 37th) and Chris Woakes (up 21 places to 46th) have also moved up the bowlers’ list. England’s Liam Livingstone is up seven places to third among all-rounders.

Meanwhile, Canada batter Navneet Dhaliwal’s consistent performances in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Americas Regional Qualifier have lifted him 36 places to 36th position. Dhaliwal’s scores included 65 against Panama, 49 against Argentina and 44 against Canada.

Here are the top 10 batters according to the ICC T20I Rankings

S.No Player Name Country Rating
1 Babar Azam Pakistan 839
2 Dawid Malan England 805
3 Aiden Markram South Africa 796
4 Devon Conway New Zealand 747
5 Mohammad Rizwan Pakistan 742
6 KL Rahul India 727
7 Aaron Finch Australia 709
8 Virat Kohli India 698
9 Jos Buttler England 674
10 Rassie van der Dussen South Africa 669

Here are the top 10 bowlers according to the ICC T20I Rankings

S.No Player Name Country Rating
1 Wanindu Hasaranga Sri Lanka 797
2 Tabraiz Shamsi South Africa 784
3 Adam Zampa Australia 725
4 Adil Rashid England 719
5 Rashid Khan Afghanistan 710
6 Josh Hazlewood Australia 705
7 Mujeeb Ur Rahman Afghanistan 679
8 Anrich Nortje South Africa 655
9 Tim Southee New Zealand 629
10 Chris Jordan England 619

Here are the top 5 all-rounders according to the ICC T20I Rankings

S.No Player Name Country Rating
1 Mohammad Nabi Afghanistan 265
2 Shakib Al Hasan Bangladesh 260
3 Liam Livingstone England 179
4 Glenn Maxwell Australia 178
5 Wanindu Hasaranga Sri Lanka 173