DUBAI: India’s remaining-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja has damaged into prime-10 of the Test bowlers rankings for the 1st time as he climbed up four areas to earn a job-ideal seventh place, although Ravichandran Ashwin received a place to prime the all-rounders’ checklist.
Ajinkya Rahane became India’s maximum-rated Take a look at batsman. He has stormed up fourteen areas to claim a job-large twelfth place.
The 27-calendar year-aged Jadeja had started the just-concluded Test collection amongst India and South Africa in thirtieth situation. But a steady performance from him in the sequence, saw him climb up the ladder. In the closing Examination match at New Delhi by itself, he picked up seven wickets.
Quickly bowler Umesh Yadav has also been rewarded for his figures of two for 32 and a few for 9 as he has vaulted thirteen spots to achieve a profession-ideal 32nd place in the Take a look at bowlers’ chart, which is continued to be headed by South Africa pacer Dale Steyn.
Rahane experienced entered the Take a look at in 26th location, but right after scoring 127 and one hundred not out in his side’s 337-run win over South Africa in the Delhi Examination that aided the house aspect put up a three- sequence win, he leapfrogged his skipper Virat Kohli.
Kohli, on his element, also received two locations to be at 14th.
Other Indian batsmen in Murali Vijay (down by four locations to sixteenth) and Cheteshwar Pujara (down by two places to seventeenth) also figure in the top twenty chart.
Ashwin is the other batsman who has improved his position publish the Delhi Test. Ashwin scored 56 in his only innings, which has helped him go up 5 areas to 46th.
With the ball, Ashwin returned figures of two for 26 and 5 for 61, and though his overall performance has helped him obtain fifteen factors to minimize the gap with desk-topper Steyn to just 4 details, it has authorized him to transfer in advance of Bangladesh’s Shakib Al Hasan as the new variety-one rated Test all-rounder.