ICC ODI rankings: Bairstow breaks into the top 10

back icon
safari
17 Sep 2020 | 12:27 PM
authorPTI

ICC ODI rankings: Bairstow breaks into the top 10

Glenn Maxwell and Alex Carey too have made significant strides after their match-winning centuries at Old Trafford

heart

Share

India captain Virat Kohli maintained the top rank in the ICC ODI rankings for batsmen while Englishman Jonny Bairstow broke into the top-10 following a string of good performances against Australia in the just-concluded white ball series. Kohli (871 points) and his deputy Rohit Sharma (855 points, ranked two) are out of action for some time due to COVID-19 forced break but they have kept intact their positions.

Bairstow topped the series aggregate with 196 runs after his 126-ball 112 in the final match to re-enter the top 10. The previous best for the 30-year-old Yorkshire player occupied the ninth position in October 2018. He is now within 23 points of his career-best rating points of 777. Glenn Maxwell and Alex Carey after their hundreds in a series-winning cause also made gains in the ranking charts.

Maxwell has gained five places to take joint 26th position along with Paul Stirling of Ireland after scoring 186 runs in the series, while Carey comes in next after his total of 152 runs elevated him 11 places to a career-best 28th position. England all-rounder Chris Woakes is a major gainer in the rankings for bowlers, advancing three places to a career-best fourth position after finishing with six wickets in the series. New Zealand's Trent Boult and India's Jasprit Bumrah are currently occupying the top two slots.

Woakes is also second in the list of all-rounders after also notching 89 runs in the series. His compatriot Ben Stokes is among those he has overtaken to reach within 20 points of Afghanistan's Mohammad Nabi. Australia fast bowler Josh Hazlewood has returned to the top 10 for the first time in nearly two years, his player of the match performance of 3/34 in the first match the highlight of a four-wicket tally. He has moved up from 15th to the eighth position.

Five-time World champions Australia collected 20 points from their first series of the Super League, introduced to add context to bilateral ODI series. The top seven teams from the Super League and hosts India book direct spots for the 2023 World Cup. England lead the points table but are the only team to have played two series, winning 2-1 at home against Ireland early on in the championship. India manage to hold onto their second position.

heart
shareGray Share
Tags
Jonathan Marc BairstowEnglandICC ODI Rankings

Related Articles

safari
NEWS
ICC Test Rankings: Kohli down to fifth as Root moves up to third after Chennai double century
Veteran spinner Ashwin and pacer Bumrah have jumped a rung each to be seventh and eighth respectively
userPTI
10 Feb 2021
safari
NEWS
Rahul static at 3rd, Kohli improves to 7th spot in ICC T20I batting rankings
Kohli is ranked inside top-10 in all the three formats, being at the top position in ODI batting rankings and occupying the second place in Test batting chart
userPTI
23 Dec 2020
safari
NEWS
Kohli, Rohit continue to dominate ICC ODI rankings for batsmen
Pacer Jasprit Bumrah remained static at the second spot in the bowler's list
userPTI
04 Nov 2020
safari
NEWS
Malan displaces Babar from top spot in ICC T20I batting rankings
The 33-year-old left-hander has progressed four places after a series-topping run aggregate of 129, which included a player of the match effort of 66 in the first fixture
userPTI
09 Sep 2020
safari
NEWS
ICC ODI rankings: Kohli, Rohit hold on to top two batting spots
England's series win got them 20 points in the ICC men's World Cup Super League, which will see 13 teams vie for direct qualifying places in the next World Cup in India in 2023. Ireland are on 10 points
userPTI
05 Aug 2020
safari
NEWS
Kohli, Rohit consolidate top batting positions in ICC ODI rankings
Pace ace Jasprit Bumrah continued to lead among the bowlers in the rankings
userPTI
20 Jan 2020
safari
NEWS
Kohli closes in on top-ranked Smith, Agarwal breaks into top-10 for first time
While Marnus Labuschagne and Bradley-John Watling have achieved career-best positions with epic knocks
userAgencies
26 Nov 2019
safari
NEWS
Rohit reaches career-best 17th in ICC Test Rankings
India have gained 40 points in the ICC World Test Championship table after the win at Visakhapatnam
userPTI
07 Oct 2019
safari
NEWS
Smith becomes top-ranked Test batsman
Virat Kohli has slipped behind Steve Smith in the ICC Test rankings
userICC media release
03 Sep 2019
safari
NEWS
Kohli, Bumrah continue to top ICC rankings
Player of the World Cup Kane Williamson reached a career-high 799 points after the semifinal against India, in which he scored an important knock of 67.
userPTI
15 Jul 2019
logo
Cricket like never before
Follow us on
FacebookTwitterLinkedin
@ 2020 cricket.com | All rights reserved