DUBAI: Babar Azam could have turn into the highest ranked batsman on the earth, however the skipper should be proud not simply of the feat he achieved as his fellow gamers Fakhar Zaman and Shaheen Shah Afridi have additionally reached their profession finest place within the ICC’s ODI rankings.
Opener Fakhar Zaman is now among the many high 10 ODI batsman of the world and quick bowler Shaheen Shah Afridi is on the verge of coming into the highest ten for bowlers.
Fakhar has reached his career-high rating of seven within the ICC desk after his back-to-back centuries towards South Africa within the final two ODIs of the collection.
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Within the earlier ICC rating, the left-handed batsman had jumped seven locations and reached the twelfth place.
Zaman who backed up his 193-run innings with a 101 off 104 balls within the third ODI towards the Proteas leapfrogged to 7 in at present’s replace. He shares the seventh place with South Africa’s Faf du Plesis.
However, speedster Shaheen Shah Afridi has additionally made beneficial properties within the rankings and is on the cusp of coming into the highest 10 of the ODI bowling rankings.
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Shaheen’s six wickets in three matches at a mean of 32.33 helped him attain the quantity 11 place within the bowlers rankings.
Shaheen’s earlier highest-ranking was 14th, which he had achieved following his two for 61 within the first ODI towards South Africa.