India’s Ravindra Jadeja today edged out Bangladesh’s Shakib Al Hasan to claim the top-rank among all-rounders apart from maintaining top position in the bowlers’ chart in the latest ICC test match rankings.
Jadeja currently has 438 points among the all-rounders while Shakib has 431 points.
Cheteshwar Pujara gained a place to be third among batsmen while Virat Kohli maintained his fifth position.
Steve Smith and Joe Root are still at No 1 and 2 position in batsmen rankings. The significant gainer is Ajinkya Rahane, who has climbed five places to be sixth in the list. Opener K L Rahul is at number 11 with 737 points.
In the bowlers’ list Ravichandran Ashwin dropped a place to be third with Jimmy Anderson a notch below Jadeja.
Pacers Mohammad Shami at 20th and Umesh Yadav at 22nd have also made notable gains.