Ravi Ashwin overtakes Yasir Shah to become number 1 in ICC Test bowling rankings

Ravi Ashwin overtakes Yasir Shah to become number 1 in ICC Test bowling rankings

Team India’s off-spinner Ravi Ashwin has regained the number one spot in the International Cricket Council Test ranking for bowlers. Ashwin was instrumental in India’s win over West Indies in the first Test at Antigua. The spinner picked 7 for 83 in the second innings against Windies to set up an innings and 92-run win for India. Also Check- India in West Indies 2016- Schedule
Ashwin has rating points of 876 just one above second-placed James Anderson. England’s Stuart Broad and South Africa’s Dale Steyn are at third and fourth position respectively. Yasir Shah, who after his ten-wicket haul at Lord’s climbed to number one position, now drops to fifth place. The leggie had a mediocre outing against England in the second Test and managed to pick only one wicket. Apart from Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja is the only Indian to feature in top ten rankings for Tests. The off-spinner not only regained the top spot in bowling, but Ashwin also cemented his place as top-ranked all-rounder in Tests due to his century. Also Check- Pakistan in England 2016- Schedule According to a media release by ICC, Ashwin gained five points after India’s first Test against West Indies. Interestingly no Indian batsman is …

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