DUBAI: After Pakistan humiliating defeat by 3-0 in the hands of proteas, the later have secured the second position on International Cricket Council (ICC) latest test ranking, issued on conclusion of the three-Test series.
South Africa got 4 points on the victory against the green shirts and threw England on the third. Now the protease is on 2nd position with 110 points while India still ranked on top with 116 points after victory against Australia.
The Green Shirts after getting the worst defeat against the Proteas lowered to the seventh position from sixth on the list while its points also decreased 92 to 88.
Great Britain stood at the 3rd slot on the list with 107 points followed by New Zealand just one point short.
To retain its 3rd rank on the list Great Britain must have to defeat West Indies in upcoming three-match test series starting from January 23rd of this month.