ICC Test Ranking: Amidst the ongoing Test match between India and Australia, big news has come for Team India. The team’s star spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has become the number one bowler of the Test. He has been declared the number one Test bowler in the latest ICC rankings. Ashwin has achieved this position by leaving Anderson behind.
Ashwin became number-1
R Ashwin has become the number one bowler in Tests. He has achieved this position leaving behind England fast bowler James Anderson. Ashwin has reached the number one position in the latest ICC rankings with 864 points. While Anderson has slipped to second place with 859 points. In such a situation, this is great news for Team India.
Anderson’s reign lasted for seven days
James Anderson had become the number one Test bowler just seven days back. But within seven days his reign has come to an end. Because Anderson could stay at number one for only seven days, now Ashwin has taken his place. Ashwin is in the first position, Anderson is in the second position and Pat Cummins is in the third position.
2 digit gap
Actually, there was a gap of just 2 points between James Anderson and R Ashwin. Which Ashwin has defeated in just 7 days. At present, many players of Team India are now on the number one position. Now Ashwin continues to be the number one Test bowler, Mohammad Siraj the number one ODI bowler, Ravindra Jadeja the number one Test all-rounder, Suryakumar Yadav the number one T20 batsman.