New Delhi: The second phase of IPL is going to start in UAE from 19th September, after which the ICC T20 World Cup will start from 17th October. Before that, Team India captain Virat Kohli has benefited from the latest ICC T20 rankings of batsmen.
Virat Kohli’s advantage in T20 rankings
Virat Kohli has gained a place in the T20 format. Virat has now reached the fourth position in the rankings with 717 rating points. While KL Rahul remains at the sixth position. These two batsmen are included in the list of top-10 T20 batsmen from India. Talking about bowlers, no Indian batsman is included in the top-10. The best ranking for India in T20 is from Bhuvneshwar Kumar, who is in 12th position.
This player took a long jump
Major changes have been seen in the rankings after the T20 series between South Africa-Sri Lanka and Bangladesh-New Zealand. In the ranking of batsmen, South African wicket-keeper batsman Quinton de Kock has made a tremendous advantage.
De Kock, who became the highest run-scorer in the three-match series against Sri Lanka, has jumped four places to eighth in the top 10. De Kock scored 153 runs in the series at an average of 153 and a strike rate of 121. At the same time, his teammates Reeza Hendricks and Aiden Markram have also gained in the rankings. Markram is now 11th while Hendricks has also reached the top 20.