Pakistani batting ace Babar Azam has cemented his place on top of the ICC T20 batting rankings. The recent series against West Indies turned out to be a mega success for Pakistan team and several of its players. The Green Team consolidated their position on top of ICC T20 rankings gaining 3 points on second-placed Australia.
Babar Azam is in the form of his life as his run-scoring spree has earned him the top spot in T20 rankings and number 5 in ODI rankings.
Babar Azam dethroned New Zealand’s Colin Munro to claim the top spot in the T20 batting list. Babar was also named the Man of the Series against the 3-match faceoff between the Caribbean team and the national side.
Here is how the updated list stands:
Another emerging talent from Pakistan managed to gain the top spot in T20I as well. The leggie Shadab Khan of Islamabad United and Pakistan team beat India’s Yuzvendra Chahal to the second spot on ICC Bowlers’ Ranking.
Pakistan Strengthen Their Top Position in T20Is in Latest ICC Rankings
Shadab Khan scalped 5 West Indian batsmen in the recent series that Pakistan convincingly won 3-0. The list of top 10 ICC bowlers goes like this;
Imad Wasim got demoted however he is still among the top ten bowlers in the world at number 9. Pakistan and New Zealand are the only two teams with more than one bowler in the list.
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Babar Azam is ranked no. 1 batsman, Shadab Khan no. 2 bowler. That’s top 2 spots.