After a 3 match showdown in Rawalpindi ICC has reported some changes in the rankings. Pak vs Zim produced some great knocks from the bat and outstanding bowling from the bowlers.
ICC Rankings Updated
Pakistan’s most important bowler of the series Shaheen Afridi bowled brilliantly in the first ODI, getting a five-wicket haul. His magnificent bowling attitude and performances have now been rewarded as he has entered the top 20 for the first time in his career.
Pakistani captain Babar Azam played well throughout the series including 125 runs in the final match. These performances have concreted his number 3 spot. Wahab Riaz’s hard work also moved him up as now he has moved up 8 spots to number 60.
For Zimbabwe, the only 2 consistent performers throughout the series i.e Sean Williams and Brendan Taylor. Williams stepped up by 12 spots in the ODI rankings now sitting on the 46th squad while the Zimbabwean wicket-keeper Brendan Taylor got 9 rankings higher moving him to the 42nd spot.