Team India’s opener Rohit Sharma has reached the fifth place with an improvement of two places in the ICC ODI Rankings. Rohit had recently imposed his third double century of his career in the three-match ODI series against Sri Lanka.
This is the first time that this batsman has crossed 800 points in the rankings. In the captaincy of Rohit, India made their name from Series 2-1. Rohit has 816 points after the series.
Rohit had reached the third position in the ranking in February 2016. Against Sri Lanka in Mohali, after the unbeaten innings of 208 runs in the second ODI, he had scored 825 points, which is his highest rating points.
who was the Man of the Series, who started the Indian innings with Rohit, also reached number 14 in the rankings with a place improvement.
He made a total of 168 runs in the series with an unbeaten 100 in the last ODI in Visakhapatnam. He played a 68-run second-wicket partnership with Rohit in a 115-run partnership.
the regular captain of the Indian team that did not play in the series, is in first place with 876 points. South Africa’s AB De Villiers is in the second position with 872 points.
Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, and Hardik Pandya
Indian leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal, who has hit six wickets in the series, has moved up 28 places in the bowling rankings with 23 points. Chinaman bowler Kuldeep Yadav, with a place in the 16th position, has been ranked career 56th best.
All-rounder Hardik Pandya also made the career-best ranking, ranking of 45 by placing a jump of 10 places.
Sri Lanka’s opener, Upul Tharanga, climbed 15th to 36th in the rankings. he has 571 rating points. Niroshana Dikewala is also ranked 37th with a seven-point improvement.
There is no change in the ranking of the teams. The Indian team is second with 119 points.