ICC Ranking 2023: After the victory in the first Test match played between India and Australia, Team India reached the first place in the ICC Test rankings. But only 6 hours after the release of this ranking, the ICC gave a big blow to Team India.
ICC Ranking 2023 | Big loss to India in ICC Ranking,
In the new rankings released by the ICC, Team India has moved from the first position to the second position and this happened within just 6 hours. This is a big loss for India as Team India had created a unique record by going to number one in the Test rankings.
Let us tell you that in the new test ranking released in the afternoon, Team India was at the first place. By achieving this position, India became the second such team to be present in the first place in all three formats of cricket. Earlier in the year 2016, the South African team did this feat. But the ICC released a new ranking after 6 hours, placing India in second place and Australia in first place.
How is the ranking
In the rankings released on Wednesday afternoon, Team India was ranked first with 132 rating points. And the Kangaroo team was in second place with 111 points. But in the night rankings, the Australian team reached the first position with 126 rating points and the Indian team with 115 rating points. Apart from India, changes have been made in the rankings of almost all these teams.
The England team is at number three but their rating points have gone from 106 to 107. At the same time, South Africa’s team has reached from fifth to fourth place and New Zealand’s team from fourth to fifth. The West Indies team has suffered a heavy loss. He has reached number eight from the sixth position. The teams of Pakistan and Sri Lanka are in sixth and seventh place respectively.
Star performers from the Nagpur and Bulawayo Tests make significant gains in the latest @MRFWorldwide ICC Men’s Test Player Rankings 📈
— ICC (@ICC) February 15, 2023