Shubman Gill, Ishan Kishan attain career-best ICC ODI Rankings | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Following their standout performances in the ongoing Asia Cup, young India opener Shubman Gill and wicketkeeper-batsman Ishan Kishan have achieved their career-best ratings in the latest ICC ODI Rankings, which were unveiled on Wednesday.
Gill, displaying his batting prowess, has surged into the top echelons of ODI batters, securing the third position with an impressive 750 rating points.
His unbeaten innings of 67 against Nepal on Monday played a pivotal role in this remarkable ascent. He currently trails the second-placed Rassie van der Dussen from South Africa by a margin of 27 points.
Meanwhile, Kishan has climbed an impressive 12 places in the rankings, securing the 24th spot with 624 rating points. His notable performance came in the tournament’s opening clash against arch-rival Pakistan in Pallekele, where he delivered a brilliant knock of 82 runs.
Pakistan skipper Babar Azam continues to lead the chart with 882 rating points following his vibrant knock of 151 versus Nepal during the competition opener in Multan.
Among the bowlers, pacer Mohammed Siraj is the highest-ranked Indian in eighth place with 652 rating points, followed by left-arm wrist-spinner Kuldeep Yadav (614) at 12th and returning pacer Jasprit Bumrah at 35th.
Australian pacer Josh Hazlewood dominated the bowling list with 705 rating points.
In the all-rounders’ chart, Hardik Pandya remains the only Indian in the top 20, ranked tenth with 220 rating points, while the list is led by Bangladesh’s Shakib Al Hasan (372).
(With PTI Inputs)

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