ODI Rankings

  • 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 21, 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 5, 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 29, 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...
  • India retain No.1 ODI ranking July 12, 2013

    Dubai: India's backtoback title triumphs have helped the World Champions retain their top position in the ICC ODI rankings following the annual update of the list announced on Friday. After a successful ICC Champions Trophy campaign in England, India also emerged victorious in the justconcluded triseries in the West Indies. The annual...
  • Ravindra Jadeja achieves careerbest third in ODI rankings June 24, 2013

    Birmingham: Ravindra Jadeja attained a careerbest third spot in the ODI bowlers and allrounders' list a day after India lifted the ICC Champions Trophy that strengthen their position as the number one ranked team on the ODI Championship table in the latest rankings released on Monday. India, having entered the...
  • Narine holds on to No.1 spot in ODI rankings June 20, 2013

    London: West Indies offspinner Sunil Narine has maintained his number one position in the ODI bowling rankings. After taking five wickets in three games (Ave: 26.0, Econ: 4.81) at the Champions Trophy, Narine remained on 764 points. But distance was created between himself and the man whose number one position he...
  • Narine wants to maintain his No.1 ODI ranking June 5, 2013

    Birmingham: West Indies offspinner Sunil Narine, who has eclipsed Pakistani Saeed Ajmal to become the number oneranked ODI bowler in the world, says he plans on maintaining his position. The Trinidadian climbed to the number one spot in just 28 games to become the first West Indian to top the list...
  • India maintain top spot in ICC ODI rankings March 25, 2013

    Dubai: Team India maintained their top position in the latest ICC ODI ranking list with 119 points, followed by England and Australia. According to the fresh list issued on Monday, India are closely followed by England on 117 points and Australia are third on 116 points. Since India top the table...
  • India retain top spot in ICC ODI Rankings February 16, 2013

    Dubai: India retained the top spot in the latest ICC ODI Championship table released here on Saturday, while Virat Kohli and Suresh Raina slipped in the Twenty20 batting charts. Kohli slipped two places to be placed eighth, followed by Raina at ninth. Yuvraj Singh was at 14th after a fall...
  • India retain number one spot in ODIs February 11, 2013

    Dubai: India maintained their number one spot in the ICC ODI Championship table while Virat Kohli retained his number three position among batsmen in the latest rankings issued on Monday. India continued at the top slot with 119 points, followed by England, while a 50 series victory over the West...
  • Raina breaks into top 10 in ODI rankings January 28, 2013

    Dubai: Suresh Raina on Monday leapfrogged 15 places to break into the top 10 of Reliance ICC Player Rankings for ODI batsmen for the first time in his career. The lefthander achieved this feat on the back of his brilliant performance in the justconcluded home series against England. Raina, who was...
  • India's ODI series win cannot make up for the loss of a Test series at home: Gaurav Kalra January 25, 2013

    Will the ODI series win against England help India to bury the ghost of recent failures? CNNIBN's Sports Editor Gaurav Kalra joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the issue. Q. No body has right to question or to blame Dhoni for recent Test debacle or other for series. Now Indian...
  • Can India beat England 50 to regain top ODI ranking? January 9, 2013

    Dubai: The fivematch oneday series between India and England will throw open the race to the number one team and Mahendra Singh Dhoni's men will have to inflict a whitewash on the visiting side to regain their numero uno status on the Reliance ICC ODI Championship table. India are playing England...
  • India remain at No. 3 in ODI rankings December 9, 2012

    Dubai: India remained at third position behind England and South Africa in the latest ICC ODI Championship rankings released here on Sunday. India are on 120 points, a point behind leaders England and South Africa who are tied at 121 points each. Meanwhile, Virat Kohli retained his number two slot along...
  • Ashwin 4th, Ajmal becomes No.1 in ODI rankings September 6, 2012

    Dubai: Pakistan offspinner Saeed Ajmal has replaced teammate Mohammad Hafeez as the numberone ranked bowler. Saeed was the highest wickettaker in the recent ODI series against Australia where he picked 10 wickets at an economy rate of 3.41. His teammate Hafeez slipped to second position in the bowlers' table but moved...