International Cricket Council (ICC) has released its latest men’s Test rankings and Babar Azam remains the only Pakistani batsman to feature in the top 10 of the latest ranking.
Despite the defeat against England in the first Test match in Manchester, Babar Azam’s position remained unchanged as he currently sits at 6th place in the Test batting rankings.
Shan Masood has also reached career-best 19th rank after scoring 156 in the first test. He was previously ranked 33rd.
Mohammad Abbas and Yasir Shah have jumped up to 10th and 22nd positions respectively while Shaheen Afridi has dropped to 33rd place.
He shares the tenth spot with Josh Hazlewood 👏
— ICC (@ICC) August 9, 2020
Moreover, Yasir Shah has jumped up to 19th position in the latest Test all-rounders rankings.
Here are the top 10 Test rankings for all 3 departments of the game.
Test batting rankings
Test bowling rankings
|10||Josh Hazlewood/Muhammad Abbas||AUS/PAK||769|
Test all-rounder rankings
|6||Colin de Grandhomme||NZ||280|