World Cricket Rankings – Men: 15th July 2018
These Cricket rankings are issued by: International Cricket Council
As per Allsportspk readers request as and when any of the ranking is announced it is being published. Currently, from Men’s cricket rankings only Test team & players rankings alongside ODI team rankings have been updated. From Women’s cricket all rankings have been updated.

Cricket Rankings – Men

Test Teams Rankings

Cricket Rankings

India still remains as the top test team in the Men’s cricket rankings while South Africa lost their first test against Sri Lanka to remain at the 2nd spot. West Indies won their test series against Bangladesh and increased their test team rating in the Men’s cricket rankings.

Pos Team Matches Points Rating
1  India 29 3,634 125
2 South Africa 32 3,589 112
3 Australia 33 3,499 106
4 New Zealand 23 2,354 102
5 England 39 3,772 97
6 Sri Lanka 35 3,182 91
7 Pakistan 21 1,853 88
8 West Indies 29 2,235 77
9 Bangladesh 19 1,268 67
10 Zimbabwe 8 12 2

 

Test Batsmen Rankings

Steve Smith remains the top ranked test batsman with Virat Kohli and Joe Root placed at the 2nd and 3rd position respectively. The upgrades in rankings were of Aiden Markram and especially Dimuth Karunaratne who recent performances against West Indies and South Africa placed him at the 10th position.

Moreover, Brathwaite’s string of centuries also put him at 13th while Bangladesh’s Tamim Iqbal’s struggles with the bat degraded his rank in the Men’s Test batting cricket rankings.

Rank Name Country Rating
1 Steve Smith Australia 929
2 Virat Kohli India 903
3 Joe Root England 855
4 Kane Williamson New Zealand 847
5 David Warner Australia 820
6 Cheteshwar Pujara India 799
7 Aiden Markram South Africa 750
8 Dean Elgar South Africa 746
9 Dinesh Chandimal Sri Lanka 740
10 Dimuth Karunaratne Sri Lanka 720
11 Ross Taylor New Zealand 697
12 Hashim Amla South Africa 697
13 Kraigg Brathwaite West Indies 695
14 Alastair Cook England 686
15 Azhar Ali Pakistan 672
16 Jonny Bairstow England 670
17 Francois du Plessis South Africa 670
18 Lokesh Rahul India 661
19 Kusal Mendis Sri Lanka 660
20 Ajinkya Rahane India 645
21 Usman Khawaja Australia 633
22 Shakib Al Hasan Bangladesh 632
23 Murali Vijay India 624
24 Shikhar Dhawan India 618
25 Quinton de Kock South Africa 605
26 Shaun Marsh Australia 605
27 Asad Shafiq Pakistan 602
28 Ben Stokes England 601
29 Angelo Mathews Sri Lanka 598
30 BJ Watling New Zealand 596
31 Tamim Iqbal Bangladesh 590
32 Mushfiqur Rahim Bangladesh 589
33 Tom Latham New Zealand 587
34 Henry Nicholls New Zealand 573
35 Shai Hope West Indies 572

Test Bowling Rankings

Cricket Rankings

 Despite losing the first test to Sri Lanka, South Africa’s Kagiso Rabada habit of picking up wickets retained him at the top rank of the Test bowlers cricket rankings.

Noticable upgrades in ranks were of Rangana Herath and Jason Holder, who performed in their respective series and are now placed at 9th and 13th respectively.

Rank Name Country Rating
1 Kagiso Rabada South Africa 899
2 James Anderson England 892
3 Ravindra Jadeja India 866
4 Vernon Philander South Africa 834
5 Ravichandran Ashwin India 811
6 Pat Cummins Australia 800
7 Trent Boult New Zealand 795
8 Neil Wagner New Zealand 765
9 Rangana Herath Sri Lanka 765
10 Josh Hazlewood Australia 759
11 Shannon Gabriel West Indies 757
12 Stuart Broad England 742
13 Jason Holder West Indies 731
14 Mitchell Starc Australia 720
15 Tim Southee New Zealand 720
16 Nathan Lyon Australia 710
17 Mohammad Shami India 696
18 Yasir Shah Pakistan 683
19 Dale Steyn South Africa 671
20 Kemar Roach West Indies 667
21 Shakib Al Hasan Bangladesh 665
22 Mohammad Abbas Pakistan 652
23 Keshav Maharaj South Africa 629
24 Bhuvneshwar Kumar India 620
25 Dilruwan Perera Sri Lanka 616
26 Suranga Lakmal Sri Lanka 590
27 Ishant Sharma India 582
28 Umesh Yadav India 577
29 Wahab Riaz Pakistan 568
30 Devendra Bishoo West Indies 562
31 Ben Stokes England 545
32 Mohammad Amir Pakistan 527
33 Mehedi Hasan Bangladesh 510
34 Chris Woakes England 509
35 Taijul Islam Bangladesh 507

Test All-Rounder Rankings

West Indies Vs Bangladesh

Shakib Al Hasan’s 6 wickets and a half century made sure that the Bangladeshi captain retained his number one all-rounder spot. Meanwhile, Jason Holder won the series for West Indies and his contribution with bat and ball allowed him to break into the top 5 Men’s all-rounder rankings.

Rank Name Country Rating
1 Shakib Al Hasan Bangladesh 420
2 Ravindra Jadeja India 394
3 Vernon Philander South Africa 378
4 Ravichandran Ashwin India 365
5 Jason Holder West Indies 354
6 Ben Stokes England 327
7 Moeen Ali England 264
8 Pat Cummins Australia 248
9 Mitchell Starc Australia 247
10 Dilruwan Perera Sri Lanka 215
11 Tim Southee New Zealand 206
12 Kagiso Rabada South Africa 201
13 Chris Woakes England 199
14 Bhuvneshwar Kumar India 188
15 Stuart Broad England 180
16 Rangana Herath Sri Lanka 170
17 Colin de Grandhomme New Zealand 168
18 Roston Chase West Indies 167
19 Neil Wagner New Zealand 160
20 Trent Boult New Zealand 158

For Men’s ODI rankings move on to the next page!

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here