DUBAI: Babaz Azam has entered into the list of top 10 in ICC Test batsmen rankings after his century in Rawalpindi against Sri Lanka.
ICC released new test rankings for batsmen after the test match between Pakistan and Sri Lanka in which Babar is the only Pakistani batsman who has made it to top 10. Indian captain Virat Kohli stands first, followed by Australian Steve Smith at second. Kiwi captain Kane Williamson holds the third spot in the rankings. Babar is now at ninth spot in the list.
Babar Azam is currently No.1 in the T20I rankings and has enjoyed a best ranking of second in the ODIs.
There is no Pakistani bowler in the list of ICC top 10 Test bowlers. Australian Patt Cummins tops the list, followed by South African Rabada, meanwhile New Zeland’s Neil Wagner is holding the third spot.
Pakistani bowler Muhammad Abbas is present at the 18th spot in ICC Test rankings for bowling.