Pakistan No Longer The No.1 Ranked T20I Team

Pakistan remained the No.1 T20I team for more than 2 years.

Australia has dethroned Pakistan as the number one ranked side in the ICC T20 ranking. The update comes as The International Cricket Council released its annual rankings update on Friday.

Pakistan remained the No.1 T20I team for more than 2 years. However now, the men in green have slipped to the number fourth spot.

On the other hand, the Aussies have become the number one ranked team in the ICC T20 ranking for the first time since the system was introduced in 2011.

ICC T20 RANKINGS

Australia – 278 points

England – 268 points

India – 266 points

Pakistan – 260 points

South Africa – 258 points

New Zealand – 242 points

Sri Lanka – 230 points

Bangladesh – 229 points

West Indies – 229 points

Afghanistan – 228 points

Pakistan’s arch-rivals India have also lost their number one test spot to Australia. The rankings don’t include the results from the 2016/17 season.

ICC Test Rankings

1. Australia – 116 points

2. New Zealand – 115 points

3. India – 114 points

4. England – 105 points

5. Sri Lanka – 91 points

6. South Africa – 90 points

7. Pakistan – 86 points

8. West Indies – 79 points

9. Afghanistan – 57 points

10. Bangladesh – 55 points

 

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