latest ICC ranking: Steve Smith achieves joint-second highest

Australia's Steve Smith reacts as he celebrates.
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After a shocking show of batsman-ship that helped his facet regain the Ashes fashionable , Steve Smith reached near Don Bradman’s highest-ever purpose ratings within the latest ICC Ranking take a look at rankings discharged once the tip of the third Ashes take a look at.

Smith is currently tied with Len Hutton on the second spot, having reached 945 points once his scintillating 239 helped Australia secure unassailable 3-0 lead over England.

Smith jumped seven points once his Perth performances, within the method, reordering Peter could, Ricky Ponting and Jack John Berry Hobbs. He currently stands solely sixteen points faraway from Bradman’s tally of 961 points.

ICC Ranking

Smith has had a minimum of 918 points within the last one year, twenty five above this rating of Virat Kohli, who is presently second placed.

Apart from Smith, England’s Dawid Malan jumped forty seven places to succeed in a career-best 52nd spot, whereas Australia’s comeback man, Mitchell Marsh stirred up forty four places to succeed in sixty five.

In the bowlers’ rankings, banter Hazlewood stirred into the top-5 by usurping Sri Lanka’s Rangana Herath, whereas James Anderson continuing to remain on high of the rankings.

For India, Cheteshwar Pujara stirred one place up, and is currently third behind Smith and Kohli within the batting charts. Ravindra Jadeja and Ravichandran Ashwin still be the top-ranked Indian bowlers, occupying the third and fourth spot severally.

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