India retained the second place in the ICC Twenty20 workforce rankings however dropped a rung to third in the ODI chart following the annual update carried out on Monday. India are trailing top-ranked England (277) by 5 ranking factors in the T20 workforce rankings.
During this era, England drew a three-match collection in opposition to Pakistan 1-1, defeated Australia 2-1 and South Africa 3-0 earlier than dropping an away collection to India by a 2-3 margin. New Zealand have additionally gained in the annual T20I update, shifting up from fifth to third after collection wins over the West Indies, Pakistan, Australia and Bangladesh. Australia have moved the opposite approach, down from third to fifth.
In different actions on the prime of the T20I rankings desk, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh have gained one place every to attain eighth and ninth positions, respectively, whereas the West Indies have dropped two locations to tenth.
1According to the ICC, these updates remove outcomes from 2017-18 and halve the weighting of matches performed in 2019-20, which incorporates the 2019 World Cup.
In the annual update of the ODI Team rankings, India dropped a spot to third behind Australia and new desk toppers New Zealand. The Kiwis have changed reigning world champions England because the primary ranked facet in the ODI rankings.
New Zealand, who defeated Bangladesh 3-0 in their solely ODI collection through the previous 12 months, have superior two slots after gaining three ranking factors to attain an mixture of 121. Australia are second with 118 factors whereas India and England are each on 115, with the previous forward on decimal factors.
England’s slip down to fourth place comes in the second annual update since they gained the ICC Men’’s Cricket World Cup at Lord’s in the summer time of 2019.
In the previous 12 months, England have suffered 1-2 collection losses to Australia and India, in addition to an ODI misplaced to Ireland. The newest update, that charges all matches performed since May 2020 at 100 per cent and people of the earlier two years at 50 per cent, sees Australia transfer up two locations from fourth to second and India drop one place to third. The West Indies have overtaken Sri Lanka to ninth place.
The Netherlands have been allowed to retain their rating regardless of solely having performed 4 ODIs throughout the brand new ranking interval, since their scheduled fixtures have been postponed on account of the COVID-19 pandemic.
There has been no change of locations in both format for Afghanistan, Pakistan or South Africa. Afghanistan are tenth in ODIs and seventh in T20Is, Pakistan are sixth in ODIs and fourth in T20Is whereas South Africa are fifth in ODIs and sixth in T20Is.
Despite the pandemic, 80 nations have performed the requisite six T20Is over the previous three years to stay in the rankings. Five nations have misplaced their rating after the update — Gambia, Ghana, Hungary, Sierra Leone and Sweden. The annual update to the Test rankings will probably be carried out following the conclusion of the continuing Pakistan-Zimbabwe collection.