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ICC Player Ranking: Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Cheteshwar Pujara, Mohammed Shami In Latest latest icc test ranking batsman and bowler | Kohli ends the year as No. 1 Test batsman, 5 players from India in top-20

Top 20 Test batsmen include Pujara, Rahane, Mayank Agarwal and Rohit
Pat Cummins remains on top in bowlers' rankings, Bumrah occupies sixth position

Dainik BhaskarDec 24, 2019, 04:39 PM IST Sports Desk. Indian captain Virat Kohli remains the number one batsman in the latest ICC Test rankings. He achieved this in the first week of December, overtaking Australian batsman Steve Smith. Virat has 928 points. They are 17 points ahead of Smith. New Zealand captain Kane Williamson is third with 864 points. Indian batsmen are at three of the top ten spots in this ranking released on Tuesday. Cheteshwar Pujara is fourth and Ajinkya Rahane is in seventh place with a loss of one place. Mayank Agarwal is at 12th and Rohit Sharma at 15th position.

Pakistani batsman Babar Azam achieved career-best rankings. They are in sixth place. He gained three places to score a century in the Karachi Test against Sri Lanka. Australia's Marnus Labushane is fifth. Australia's David Warner is at eighth, England's Joe Root at ninth and New Zealand's Ross Taylor at tenth.

Top 5 Test Bats

Batsman
Rating points

Virat Kohli (India)
928

Steve Smith (Australia)
911

Ken Williamson (New Zealand)
864

Cheteshwar Pujara (India)
791

Marnus Labushane (Australia)
786

Babar Azam achieves his career-highest rating to rise to No.6 on the @MRFWorldwide ICC Test Rankings for batting! Updated rankings: https://t.co/UQn9xI4e8K pic.twitter.com/XFRahIlKOd
– ICC (@ICC) December 24, 2019
No change in the bowlers' starting 15 places
Australia's Pat Cummins continues to hold the first place in the bowlers' Test rankings. In second place is Kagiso Rabada of South Africa and Neil Wegner of New Zealand in third. 5 Indians are among the top 20 bowlers. Jaspreet Bumrah is sixth, Ravichandran Ashwin 11th, Mohammed Shami 12th, Ravindra Jadeja 17th and Ishant Sharma 18th.

Top-5 bowler

Bowler
Rating points

Pat Cummins (Australia)
898

Kagiso Rabada (The Africa)
839

Neil Wegner (New Zealand)
834

Jason Holder (Windies)
830

Mitchell Starc (Australia)
806

Jadeja in second place in all-rounder ranking
In the all-rounder Test rankings, Jason Holder of West Indies is in the first place and Ravindra Jadeja of India remains in the second place. England's Ben Stokes is in the third and Ashwin sixth positions.

Top-5 all-rounder

Allrounder
Rating points

Jason Holder (Windies)
473

Ravindra Jadeja (India)
406

Ben Stokes (England)
381

Vernon Philander (The Africa)
315

Michelle Stark (Australia)
312

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