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ICC Rankings : Rohit, Kuldeep moves up ; Rashid becomes No. 1 allrounder in ODI

India opener Rohit Sharma moved up two spots to No. 2 in ODI batting rankings, while left-arm wristspinner Kuldeep Yadav vaulted to his career-best ranking of No.3 in the bowlers’ list, following their performances in the Asia Cup in the UAE.

Afghanistan’s Rashid Khan overtook Bangladesh’s Shakib Al Hasan to surge to No. 1 on the allrounders’ charts, and he also held on to his No. 2 spot in the bowling rankings, behind India fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah.

Rohit, who led India’s triumphant Asia Cup campaign in the absence of the top-ranked ODI batsman Virat Kohli, scored 317 runs in five innings in the tournament, with one century and two fifties at an average of 105.66.

Finishing as the highest wicket-taker with ten wickets, along with Rashid and Bangladesh’s Mustafizur Rahman, Kuldeep climbed three places to achieve his ranking with a career-best tally of 700 points.

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Rashid, who scored 87 runs at an average of 43.50 and strike rate of 142.62, and bowled at an economy of 3.72 in the Asia Cup, became the first top-ranked allrounder from Afghanistan.

Rohit’s opening partner Shikhar Dhawan, the tournament’s highest run-scorer with 342 in five innings – including two centuries – climbed four spots to No. 5 in the ODI rankings for batsmen. The pair had bludgeoned Pakistan’s bowlers with a match-winning 210-run partnership, with Rohit scoring an unbeaten 111 and Dhawan 114 in the Super Four fixture.

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Bumrah retained his No. 1 spot among ODI bowlers. He was the fourth highest wicket-taker in the Asia Cup with eight wickets in four games. He was brilliant in the slog overs; he did not concede a single boundary in the 59 balls he bowled during that period.

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In team-wise, In test India stands top of the list & in ODI, T20 it is in second spot.

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