ndia opener Rohit Sharma remains fifth but his match-winning 127 in the second innings sees him increase the lead over captain Virat Kohli from seven to 30 rating points while fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah is up from 10th to ninth after finishing with two wickets in each innings of the match.
India has accumulated 14 points in the two matches that they have played against England. The percentage of points (PCT) of the Indian team is 58.33 after winning one match and drawing another.
Kemar Roach's resilience and grit helped West Indies walk away with a one-wicket victory over Pakistan in the first Test of the two-match series here at Sabina Park on Sunday.
England captain Joe Root and India fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah have advanced in the ICC Men's Test Player Rankings after fine performances in the opening match of their ICC World Test Championship series in Nottingham.
The Cricket Committee took this into consideration when proposing a new, standardized points system for each match. It maintained the principle of ensuring that all matches in a WTC series count towards a team's standing while accommodating series varying in length between two Tests and five Tests."
Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma is currently spending quality time in the UK with her daughter Vamika and her husband Virat Kohli. While Virat is busy with his series in England, Anushka has been seen roaming in England with their daughter. Photos of Anushka are becoming viral on social media.
Under the second WTC, the series of all the teams are already decided. However, the ICC has not yet announced the venue and date of the final. However, it has not yet been decided where the final match will be played.
The right-handed batsman had earlier said he would have retired had New Zealand lifted the 50-over World Cup in 2019. They lost to England in the final.
New Delhi: New Zealand on Wednesday became the first World Test Championship winners after they defeated India by eight wickets in a low-scoring and close final here.
When all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja fell as the sixth wicket on Wednesday, which is the sixth, reserve day, India had 142 on the scoreboard. They could reach only 170 as the tail end batsmen once again failed to show technique and spine.