Kuldeep Yadav attains career-best ranking

After his impressive performance in the recently-concluded T201 series agaisnt Australia, Kuldeep Yadav has valued into the top-five of the ICC Rankings, for T201 Bowlers. For showing great consistency with the ball in the three-match T201 rubber against Kangaroos, wrist spinner Yadav has leapfrogged 20 spots managed to grab the third position in T20I bowlers rankings.

He picked up four wickets at a tidy economy in the series. Whereas, Team India has lost a solitary point for playing a 1-1 stalemate against Australia and are behind arch-rivals Pakistan (top spot) in the T20I team rankings. India are followed by England, Australia and South Africa in the rankings.

Lokesh Rahul and Rohit Sharma are the only two Indian cricketers to feature in the top 10 of T201 batsmen rankings. Captain Virat Kohli, who powered India to victory, in the third and final T20I against Australia at Sydney Cricket Ground, is at the 14th spot, while opener Shikhar Dhawan has gained five places, to jump at the 11th position.

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