ICC Releases Top Players Rankings List 2020

ICC Releases Top Players Rankings of 2020 recently. They have the Test players ranking, the ODI players ranking and the T20 players ranking. Let’s see who has made it into the list this time.

Test Rankings. 

ICC Releases Top Players Rankings

1. Steve Smith

Steve Smith is back in the top rank of the best batsman list in the MRF Tyres ICC Test Player Rankings. This is the eighth time Smith is on the top of the Ranking list of best Test batsmen. 

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2. Virat Kohli

The Indian captain Virat Kohli regained the Second position in the ICC Test Rankings, the best batsman list. Kohli is ranked second in the list with 886 points, which is just 25 points less than Smith.

3. Kane Williamson

New Zealand‘s finest batsman Kane Williamson secured third place in the list. A score of 251 in the first Test against West Indies helped Kane Williamson secure the third position in the latest Batting Rankings. He gained a total of 886 with his recent performances. 

4. Marnus Labuschagne

Marnus Labuschagne, the right-hand Australian batsman, is in the fourth position with 827 points. If he manages to have a good series in the upcoming matches, the Australian batsman has chances of going up in the Rankings.

5. Babar Azam

Babar Azam made history by becoming the only player on the top 5 ICC Rankings list across all formats.

6. David Warner

David Warner is on the 6th position with rating points of 793.

7. Cheteshwar Poojara

Poojara, the right-hand batsman from India slipped to the seventh position in the new ICC Test Rankings for the best batsman. He scored a total of 766 points. 

8. Ben Stokes

Ben Stokes, the current vice-captain of the England Test cricket team is in the eighth position in the table with 760 points

9. Joe Root

The captain of England‘s Test cricket team is ranked in the 9th position in the Test batting ICC Test Ranking. 

10. Ajinkya Rahane

Rahane, the current vice-captain of Indian team, earned a total of 726 points, thereby positioning in the tenth in the list. 

Test Bowler Rankings

1. Pat Cummins

Pat Cummins, the vice-captain of Australia’s National team topped the best bowlers list in ICC Test Players Ranking. He scored a total of 904 points.

2. Stuart Broad

The English cricketer is on the second of the list with a total of 845 points

3. Neil Wagner

Neil Wagner, South African-born New Zealand Test cricketer has scored a total of 840 points making it the third in the list

4. Tim Southee

Timothy Grant Southee, New Zealand’s right-arm fast-medium bowler, who is the current vice-captain of the International team is on the fourth position of the list with 825 points. 

5. Kagiso Rabada

Rabada, South African international cricketer who had topped the ICC Test bowler rankings in January 2018 has slipped into the fifth position with 802 points in the list. 

6. Mitchell Starc

Mitchell Starc, the Australian International player is on the sixth position with a total of 797 points. 

7. James Anderson 

Anderson, the England player who holds the record of the most wickets in the Test and ODI matches has a total of 781 points. 

8. Jasprit Bumrah

Jasprit Jasbirsingh Bumrah, the Indian right-arm fast bowler is on the eighth position with a total of 779 points. 

9. Josh Hazlewood

The Australian pace bowler has a total of 769 points, and backs the ninth position 

10. Ravichandran Ashwin

Ashwin became the second Indian bowler to make into the top ten ICC Test bowlers ranking. He had a total of 756 points. 

Test All-Rounder Rankings 

  1. Ben Stokes from England made it to the top in the ICC All-Rounder rankings with a total of 446    points. 
  1. Jason Holder from West Indies is second on the list. He has a total of 423 points. 
  2. Ravindra Jadeja is on the third position with a total of 397 points. 
  3. Shakib Al Hasan, the cricketer from Bangladesh made it to the fourth position in the Test All-Rounder rankings. 
  4. Mitchell Starc, scored a total of 298 points to become the fifth best All-Rounder. 
  5. Ravichandran Ashwin backed the sixth rank in the list with a total of 281 points. 
  6. Colin de Grandhomme ,became the first cricketer from New Zealand to rank in the table with a total of 269 points. 
  7. Chris Woakes , the English cricketer backs the eighth position in the list,. A total of 269 helped him in securing the eighth position. 
  8. Pat Cummins, he is the second cricketer from Australia after Mitchell Starc to make into the top ten. His total points is 266.
  9. Stuart Board is on the tenth position with 44 points less than Pat Cummins. 

ICC Men’s ODI Player Rankings 

ODI Batsmen ranking

PositionPlayerPoints
1Virat Kohli (India) 870
2Rohit Sharma (India) 842
3Babar Azam (Pakistan) 837
4Ross Taylor (New Zealand) 818
5Aaron Finch (Australia) 791
6Faf du Plessis (South Africa) 790
7David Warner(Australia) 773
8Kane Williamson (New Zealand) 765
9Quinton de Kock (South Africa) 755
10Jonny Bairstow (England) 754

Virat Kohli, the Indian skipper, again cemented his first rank in the ICC Men’s ODI batsman ranking. A huge score of two half-centuries, 89 and 63 in the second and third ODI against Australia backed him in winning the top position. Rohit Sharma who missed the Australian ODI  series, made it to the second position scoring 5 points more than Babar Azam who is on the third position. 

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ODI Bowlers Rankings 

Position Player Rating
1Trent Boult (New Zealand) 722
2Mujeeb Ur Rahman (Afghanistan) 701
3Jasprit Bumrah (India) 700
4Chris Woakes (England) 675
5Kagiso Rabada (South Africa) 665
6Josh Hazlewood (Australia) 660
7Mohammad Amir (Pakistan) 647
8Pat Cummins(Australia) 646
9Matt Henry (New Zealand) 641
10Jofra Archer (England) 637

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Trent Boult secures the first position in the ODI bowlers ranking, followed by Rahman from Afghanistan and Jasprit Bumrah of India. 

ODI All-Rounder Rankings

Position PlayerPoints 
1Shakib Al Hasan (Bangladesh) 373
2Mohammad Nabi (Afghanistan) 301
3Chris Woakes (England) 281
4Ben Stokes (England) 276
5Imad Wasim (Pakistan) 271
6Colin de Grandhomme (New Zealand) 265
7Rashid Khan (Afghanistan) 253
8Ravindra Jadeja (India) 253
9Mitchell Santner (New Zealand) 251
10Sean Williams (Zimbabwe) 238

Shakib Al Hasan from Bangladesh is ranked No.1 ODI All-rounder  by ICC. He is followed by Chris Woakes with a total point of 281 and Ben Stokes of  England secures the third position in the table scoring 5 points more than Imad Wasim of Pakistan. 

T20I Rankings

T20I Batsmen Rankings

Position PlayerPoints
1Dawid Malan (England) 915
2Babar Azam (Pakistan) 871
3Lokesh Rahul (India) 816
4Aaron Finch (Australia) 808
5Rassie van der Dussen (South Africa) 744
6Colin Munro (New Zealand) 739
7Glenn Maxwell (Australia) 701
8Virat Kohli (India) 697
9Hazratullah (Afghanistan) 676
10Eoin Morgan (England) 662

England batsman Dawid Malan is ranked the best batsman in the ICC T20I Rankings. The Pakistan player Babar Azam and Cricketer Lokesh Rahul of India are ranked second and third scoring  871 and 816 points respectively. 

T20I Bowlers Rankings

Position Player Points 
1Rashid Khan (Afghanistan) 736
2Mujeeb Ur Rahman (Afghanistan) 730
3Adil Rashid (England) 700
4Adam Zampa (Australia) 685
5Tabraiz Shamsi (South Africa) 680l
6Ashton Agar (Australia) 664
7Mitchell Santner (New Zealand) 643
78Imad Wasim (Pakistan) 637
9Sheldon Cottrell (West Indies) 634
10Chris Jordan (England) 618

Famous player Rashid Khan secured the top position in the Rankings list. Rahman, Adil Rashid, Adam Zampa and Tabraiz Shamsi also made into the top 5 in the Rankings list. 

T20I All – Rounder Rankings

Position PlayerPoints
1Mohammad Nabi (Afghanistan) 294
2Shakib Al Hasan (Bangladesh) 268
3Glenn Maxwell (Australia) 225
4Richard Berrington (Scotland) 194
5Sean Williams (Zimbabwe) 190
6Gareth Delany (Ireland) 170
7Khawar Ali (Oman) 159
8Collins Obuya (Kenya) 153
9Rohan Mustafa (UAE) 152
10Zeeshan Maqsood (Oman) 135

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Muhammad Nabi from Afghanistan is chosen the best All-Rounder by ICC in the T20I category. Hasan from Bangladesh scoring 268 and Glenn Maxwell with a total of 225 points got positioned in the second and third places of the rankings list.

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