Openers Rohit Sharma and all-rounder Ashwin, who have been outstanding in the ongoing Test series against England, have moved up in the ICC rankings. Both of these have risen in the latest rankings. Rohit, who scored a century in the Chennai Test, made his way into the top ten. He improved six places to 8th.
Ashwin, who is coming off an all-round performance in the series, has moved up to third position in the bowlers’ rankings. Batting Rankings New Zealand captain Kane Williamson continues to top the list. Team India captain Virat Kohli is fifth. Australian pacer Pat Cummins is at the top of these bowlers.
India opener Rohit Sharma storms into the top 10 to a career-best eighth position in the latest @MRFWorldwide ICC Test Player Rankings for batting 💥
— ICC (@ICC) February 28, 2021