The rankings assess collection accomplished previous to Could 2022 at 50 per cent and subsequent collection at 100 per cent and India’s score factors have moved up from 119 to 121 as their 2-0 defeat to New Zealand in March 2020 not figures within the rankings.
India had been final on the prime for a month in December 2021.
Australia have slipped from 122 to 116 score factors as their residence collection wins over Pakistan (2-0) and New Zealand (3-0) in 2019-20 not determine within the rankings, whereas their 4-0 win over England in 2021-22 has its weighting halved to 50 per cent.
Australia, who tackle India within the last of the ICC World Check Championship 2023 at The Oval from June 7, had been the top-ranked Check facet since January 2022. They grabbed the place with the 4-0 collection win over England that helped them overtake New Zealand.
England stay in third place however the hole between them and the second positioned facet is diminished from 13 to 2 score factors owing to some constant performances in latest months in addition to diminished weightage of their 4-0 Ashes defeat and a 1-0 defeat within the West Indies.
The opposite rankings too stay unchanged although Tenth-placed Zimbabwe have gained 5 score factors. Afghanistan and Eire have but to play sufficient Checks to earn a spot within the rankings desk.
Within the males’s T20I group rankings, India have consolidated their place on the prime, growing their lead over second-placed England from six to eight factors. New Zealand have overtaken Pakistan and South Africa to 3rd place.
The annual replace to the ODI group rankings shall be carried out on Could 10 after the continued Pakistan-New Zealand collection.
(With PTI inputs)