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Indian batsman, Rohit sharma attains career best 17th In ICC Test player rankings 2019

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As per the recently released MRF (Madras Rubber Factory) Tyres International Cricket Council (ICC) Men’s Test Player Rankings” as of October 7, 2019, Rohit Sharma, who became the first Indian cricketer to score a century in both innings of his first test as an opener, reached a career-best 17th position . He jumped from the 54th position to the 17th.Rohit Sharma

Key points:
i. Rohit, who now has five centuries in 28 Tests, jumped 36 places from 176 and 127 runs innings in the first Test against South Africa at Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. Other opener Mayank Agarwal gained 38 places after scoring a double century in the first innings to reach a career-best 25th rank.
ii. Captain Virat Kohli has retained his second position, though he has slipped below 900 mark for the first time since January 2018.

Top 3 players & Other Indians in the batsmen rankings:

RankPlayer NameCountryRating pointsAverage
1Steve SmithAustralia93764.56
2Virat KohliIndia89953.12
3Kane WilliamsonNew Zealand87849.75
17Rohit SharmaIndia65044.95
25Mayank AgarwalIndia62055.22
52Ravindra JadejaIndia52433.26

Top 3 & Indian Players in the Bowler Rankings:

RankPlayer NameCountryRating pointsAverage
1Pat CumminsAustralia90821.45
2Kagiso RabadaSouth Africa82822.25
3Jasprit BumrahIndia82719.24
10thRavichandran AshwinIndia77025.39
16thMohammad ShamiIndia71028.45

All-rounders (top 3):

1Jason HolderWest Indies472
2Ravindra JadejaIndia398
3Shakib Al HasanBangladesh397

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