Indian cricket team drops to second position in tests after ICC corrects its mistake

Feb 15, 2023

By: Sourabh Jain

ICC glitch places India at the top position in test rankings

ICC inadvertently placed India at the top of the test rankings for a few hours on Wednesday, prompting celebrations among fans.

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India back to second position in tests

ICC has now corrected the mistake, and India is back to the second position, trailing Australia by 11 points.

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India can clinch the top spot

If India wins the ongoing Border-Gavaskar trophy by 3-1 or 2-0 against Australia, the Indian team will be back on top.

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Win against New Zealand helped clinch top spot in ODIs

India’s dominating 3-0 win against New Zealand in ODIs in January 2023 helped the Men in Blue clinch the spot in ODI rankings from Australia.

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India in T20 rankings

India has been occupying the top spot in T20 from some time now, with countries like England and Pakistan trailing behind.

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Indian dominance across rankings

It’s not just the team, Indian players are also dominating other important ICC rankings.

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Indian players in tests

Ravindra Jadeja and Ravichandran Ashwin currently occupy the top two spots in test all rounders and Ashwin also holds the second spot in test bowlers.

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Mohammed Siraj currently occupies the top spot among ODI bowlers.

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Indian players in T20s

Surya Kumar Yadav, popularly known as SKY currently occupies the top spot among T20 batsmen.

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