India have slipped to the third place within the newest launched ICC Take a look at group rankings. That is the primary time since October 2016 that Virat Kohli and boys should not on the high of the rankings. Australia, who’ve dethroned India, at the moment are on the high with 116 factors, whereas New Zealand are on the second place with 115 factors.
However with no cricketing occasion occurring throughout the globe how did India lose no. 1 Take a look at spot?
Worldwide Cricket Council’s media report says that the newest rankings have considered all of the matches performed since Might 2019 at 100 per cent and people of the earlier two years at 50 %. So, because of this the present rankings have eliminated the information from 2016-17 which was a golden yr for Workforce India, the place they received 12 Assessments and misplaced only one. That they had received all five-Take a look at collection throughout that interval, together with victories towards Australia and England. Throughout the identical interval, Australia had misplaced towards South Africa and have been humbled by Virat Kohli’s brigade.
— ICC (@ICC) Might 1, 2020
The excellent news for India, although, is that they proceed to guide the ICC World Take a look at Championship which is a league of six collection that includes the highest 9 sides of the world.
Regardless of falling to the third spot from the highest of the desk, India should not the largest victims within the newest ICC Take a look at group rankings. South Africa, who noticed a dip of eight factors, at the moment are on the sixth place i.e. under Sri Lanka within the rankings. The Proteas had received three collection through the interval that has been eliminated, whereas, since February 2019, they’ve misplaced eight of their 9 Assessments.
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