ICC Test Rankings: Virat Kohli wins second place in Ajinkya Rahane

ICC Test Rankings: Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli has moved up one place in the ICC Test rankings. Apart from Kohli, fast bowler Jaspreet Bumrah has also secured a place. Kohli replaces New Zealand captain Kane Williamson as the second-ranked Test batsman.

Indian Test captain Ajinkya Rahane has entered the top ten. Cheteshwar Pujara has retained the seventh position. Australia’s Steve Smith tops the list of Test batsmen.

Bumrah is eighth in the bowlers’ list, while offspinner Ravichandran Ashwin is in the top ten. England’s Stuart Broad and New Zealand’s Neil Wegner top the list of Australia’s Pat Cummins bowlers.

India’s Ravindra Jadeja tops the list of all-rounders. Ravichandran Ashwin is also on the list, occupying the sixth position. India are third in the Test rankings, while Australia and New Zealand are first and second respectively.

India now want to play a four-match Test series against Australia. It starts on Thursday. The Teams will play a day-night Test between the two teams at Daled, which will be the first pink ball test between the two teams so far. Cricket fans around the world are watching this Test series. Virat will return home after the first Test. Rahane will lead the team in the last three Tests. Rahane has led Team India in two Tests, which India have won.

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