ODI RANKINGS

  • Kohli remains No. 2 ODI batsman, Bhuvneshwar moves up to seventh Yesterday

    Dubai: Top India batsman Virat Kohli has maintained his second position in the latest ICC batsmen rankings while medium pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar has moved up a place to be seventh in the bowlers' standings. AB de Villiers has strengthened his grip on the number-one batting ranking by extending his advantage of...
  • Australia displace India as top ODI team 2 days ago

    Four-time World Champion Australia on Sunday returned to the top of the One-Day International (ODI) Team Rankings, displacing India, after defeating South Africa 4-1 in a five-match series, as per the latest International Cricket Council release. Australia started the series in third position on 114 ratings points but equalled India's 117...
  • India continue to top ODI team table, Virat Kohli at number 2 5 days ago

    Dubai: India retained the numero uno spot in the latest Reliance ODI team rankings while Virat Kohli maintained the number two position with skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni static at the seventh place in the batting chart released. Meanwhile, following Wednesday's third ODI in Canberra in which Australia defeated South Africa by...
  • India consolidate their No 1 ICC ODI rankings November 16, 2014

    Dubai: World champions India have consolidated their top rank on the ICC ODI Team Rankings after sweeping the series against Sri Lanka, which concluded in Ranchi on Sunday. India had started the series at the third position on 113 ratings points and has finished on 117 ratings points, two ratings points...
  • Virat Kohli, Shikhar Dhawan in top-five of ICC ODI batsmen's rankings November 12, 2014

    Dubai: Two Indian batsmen are now in the top five of the ICC ODI rankings, with Virat Kohli remaining at number three and opener Shikhar Dhawan climbing up the ladder to fifth after earning four places in the latest list issued on Wednesday. However, India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who is...
  • India deserve No. 1 ODI ranking, says Sourav Ganguly November 11, 2014

    With three back-to-back series wins, India deserved to be the number one side in the ICC ODI rankings, said former captain Sourav Ganguly on Tuesday. "They have been playing well in the last three series. They beat England in England, won against the West Indies and now here too they have clinched...
  • Virat Kohli slips to No. 3 in ODI batsmen's rankings October 28, 2014

    Dubai: Virat Kohli has slipped a rung but is still the best-placed Indian batsman at third position in the latest ICC ODI batsmen's rankings list released on Tuesday. Kohli, who has lost a place following South African Hashim Amla's upward movement, will have a chance to climb up the ladder once...
  • South Africa top ODI rankings after NZ series victory October 28, 2014

    South Africa have moved to the top of the International Cricket Council (ICC) one-day rankings for the first time in five years, the Proteas climbing above Australia following their 2-0 series win in New Zealand. The last time South Africa headed the ODI rankings was in September 2009 but they slipped...
  • South Africa eye Australia in bid to top ODI rankings October 27, 2014

    Hamilton: South Africa's attempt to top the one-day cricket rankings before next year's World Cup will depend on a showdown with Australia next month after rain dashed their hopes in New Zealand on Monday. South Africa needed to complete a three-match clean sweep against New Zealand to overtake the current number-one...
  • Virat Kohli climbs to 2nd, Bhuvneshwar in top 10 of ICC ODI rankings October 20, 2014

    Dubai: Benefitting from his return to form in the abruptly-ended West Indies series, Indian batsman Virat Kohli claimed number two slot in the ICC rankings while swing bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar broke into top-10 for the first time in his career. Kohli scored 191 runs, including 127 in the final match, in...
  • Hudhud havoc: India miss out on top ODI spot October 13, 2014

    Dubai: Due to the cancellation of Tuesday's third ODI between India and the West Indies in Visakhapatnam, Mahendra Singh Dhoni's side will not be able to leapfrog Australia - who top the Reliance ICC Team rankings following their 3-0 series victory over Pakistan - even if they win the next...
  • Australia top ODI rankings after Pakistan whitewash October 13, 2014

    Dubai: The cancellation of their third ODI against the West Indies in Visakhapatnam due to cyclone 'hudhud' has cost India a chance to regain the number one spot even as Australia grabbed the numero uno position in the ICC rankings issued on Monday. "Australia has surged to the top of the...
  • ICC ODI Rankings: Mithali Raj retains top spot in batting September 21, 2014

    Dubai: India's Mithali Raj maintained her position atop the women batters while Jhulan Goswami dropped a place to fourth among the bowlers in the latest OneDay International (ODI) rankings released by the International Cricket Council (ICC) on Saturday. Mithali retained her spot with 735 points while her compatriot Harmanpreet Kaur also...
  • India reclaim number one position in ICC ODI rankings September 1, 2014

    Dubai: India's dominating performance against England coupled with Australia's shock loss to Zimbabwe made India the sole number one team in the latest ICC ODI rankings issued on Monday. "World champion India have been confirmed as the numberone ranked side in the Reliance ICC ODI Team Rankings following Zimbabwe's three wickets...
  • Australia captain Michael Clarke throws India a World Cup challenge August 31, 2014

    Next year's World Cup will decide the kings of the 50over game whatever happens in the race to top the ICC world rankings between now and then, according to Australia captain Michael Clarke. Australia top the rankings going into Sunday's triangular series match against Zimbabwe in Harare but, depending on results,...
  • Virat Kohli loses number one spot to AB de Villiers in ODI rankings June 20, 2014

    Dubai: India's batting sensation Virat Kohli's decision to skip the recently concluded threematch series against Bangladesh has seen him lose the number one spot to South Africa's AB de Villiers in the latest ICC ODI rankings issued on Friday. Kohli was leading de Villiers by nine ratings points in the batting...
  • India slip to third but Virat Kohli on top in ICC ODI rankings June 4, 2014

    The Indian cricket team dropped a rung to third but Virat Kohli continued to top the batting chart in the latest ICC oneday international rankings announced on Wednesday. India lost their second position to Sri Lanka, while Australia maintained their place at the top of the table. Sri Lanka's 32 series win...
  • Virat Kohli reclaims number one ODI batting ranking March 9, 2014

    Dubai: India's Virat Kohli has reclaimed the number one position in the latest ICC player rankings for ODI batsmen, which were released on Sunday after the conclusion of the Asia Cup. Kohli had entered the Asia Cup, trailing number one ranked South African batsman AB de Villiers by two ratings points. Kohli's...
  • Ross Taylor explains how New Zealand beat world champions India January 29, 2014

    Revealing New Zealand's strategy that has outwitted Indian bowlers in the ongoing ODI series, batsman Ross Taylor said the Kiwis have focussed on denying wickets to the visiting side's spinners to wear out the rest of their attack. The Kiwis have taken an unassailable 30 lead in the fivematch series after...
  • Team India's No 1 ODI ranking at stake January 17, 2014

    Dubai: India must win the upcoming fivematch oneday series against New Zealand if they have to retain their number one status in the ICC team rankings. India are sitting atop the ICC team rankings table with 120 ratings points, and enter the series leading eighthranked New Zealand by 36 ratings points. If...
  • India's No. 1 ODI rank under threat in New Zealand January 9, 2014

    Dubai: India will have to beat New Zealand in the upcoming ODI series to retain their top spot in the ICC rankings as Australia and England have a chance to topple Mahendra Singh Dhoni's men from the perch. Australia are currently ranked second with 114 ratings points, six ratings behind numberone...
  • Virat Kohli retains No. 2 position in ODI rankings December 28, 2013

    Dubai: Virat Kohli retained his second position to be the highestplaced Indian batsman, while skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Shikhar Dhawan also maintained their respective sixth and 10th spots in the latest ICC ODI rankings issued on Saturday. India, meanwhile, held on to the top spot with 120 ratings points, while...
  • De Villiers dethrones Kohli from top in ICC ODI rankings December 12, 2013

    Dubai: Virat Kohli lost his top position to AB de Villiers while most of his teammates, barring skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, also slipped in the latest ICC oneday rankings issued on Thursday after the 02 series loss to South Africa. India, in fact, dropped two ratings points but held on to...
  • Ravindra Jadeja retains third spot in ICC rankings for ODI bowlers December 3, 2013

    New Delhi: India's bowling allrounder Ravindra Jadeja has retained this third spot in the ICC rankings for ODI bowlers that lists three spinners occupying the top three slots. Pakistan offspinner Saeed Ajmal remained firmly in control of his numberone rank, followed by West Indies mystery spinner Sunil Narine and India's Jadeja...
  • India assured of keeping No.1 ODI spot November 18, 2013

    Dubai: India start the threematch series against West Indies assured of retaining their No.1 rank in the ICC ODI Team Rankings table, irrespective of the outcome of the contest beginning November 21 in Kochi. India are ranked first with 123 ratings points and enter the series leading seventhranked West Indies by...
  • Virat Kohli becomes No. 1 ranked ODI batsman November 3, 2013

    Dubai: Virat Kohli on Sunday became the number one batsman in oneday cricket after a superb batting show against Australia in the justconcluded series, in which he scored 344 runs. Kohli had scores of 61 (in Pune), 100 not out (in Jaipur), 68 (in Mohali), 115 not out (in Nagpur) and...
  • Washouts help India retain No. 1 spot in ICC ODI rankings October 28, 2013

    Dubai: World champions India have managed to retain their number one spot in the Reliance ICC ODI Team Rankings after the last two 50over games in the sevenmatch home series against Australia were washedout. Australia lead the series 21 with the final two matches to be played in Nagpur and Bengaluru...
  • India remain at top in ICC ODI rankings September 1, 2013

    Dubai: India have retained their top position in the ICC ODI team rankings table while Virat Kohli remained the highest-ranked Indian batsman at the fourth spot in the latest list issued on Sunday. India, who have been in the number one position since February 2013 when they beat England 3-2 at...
  • Virat Kohli heaps praise on Ravindra Jadeja August 9, 2013

    New Delhi: Virat Kohli, who led India in the justconcluded ODI series in Zimbabwe on Wednesday praised the allround performance of Ravindra Jadeja, who has climbed to the top spot in the ICC OneDay International (ODI) bowlers rankings. The leftarm spinner jumped up four places to be joint No. 1 with...
  • Jadeja becomes No. 1 ODI bowler, India stay at top August 4, 2013

    New Delhi: India's leftarm spinner Ravindra Jadeja now shares the No. 1 position on the ICC ODI rankings for bowlers, alongside West Indies' offspinner Sunil Narine, by leaping four places after his performances in India's 50 whitewash on the Zimbabwe tour that concluded on Sunday. The feat makes Jadeja the...