South Africa batsmen Hashim Amla and Dean Elgar have moved up the ICC Test Player Rankings after notching fine centuries in the first Test against Bangladesh in Potchefstroom, which their team won by 333 runs to take a 1-0 lead in the two-match series.
Interest in the upcoming Women’s Ashes series was enhanced significantly after England dethroned Australia from the top position in the ICC Women’s Team Rankings for the first time following the annual rankings update.
Pakistan batsman Babar Azam has risen 21 spots to grab a career-best sixth position in the ICC T20I Player Rankings after his player of the series performance helped complete a 2-1 victory over the World XI in the Independence Cup series played at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore.
England seamer James Anderson has grabbed the top spot in the ICC Test Player Rankings for bowlers after his superb effort in the third and final Test at Lord’s helped his side to win by nine wickets to seal a 2-1 series victory over the West Indies.
Kraigg Brathwaite and Shai Hope have attained career-best positions in the ICC Test Player Rankings after their splendid performances in Leeds helped the Windies complete a series-levelling win against England.