The accolades proceed to roll in for Suryakumar Yadav because the India dynamo and world’s greatest T20I batter reached a brand new career-high score on the up to date MRF Tyres ICC Males’s T20I Batting Rankings.
Suryakumar reached the score of 910 factors after he stroked a quickfire innings of 47 throughout the first match of India’s ongoing collection in opposition to New Zealand in Ranchi because the thrilling right-hander maintained his wholesome lead on the high of the T20I rankings for batters.
Whereas Suryakumar performed a extra composed knock of 26* within the second match of the collection, the 32-year-old dropped again to a complete of 908 score factors consequently.
He may have a possibility to enhance on his file within the third and deciding match of the collection in Ahmedabad on Wednesday.
It additionally means Suryakumar stays inside hanging distance of England batter Dawid Malan within the race to carry the best score of all time for Males’s T20I batters.
Malan achieved a score of 915 factors in Cape City again in 2020, however Suryakumar now holds the second highest score of all time for T20I batters following his latest heroics with the willow.
He claimed the highest rating for present batters whereas scoring a complete of 239 runs from six matches eventually yr’s ICC Males’s T20 World Cup and solely final month was deservedly named the ICC Males’s T20I Cricketer of the Yr.
Whereas simply how excessive Suryakumar can rise dominates a lot of the curiosity surrounding the newest set of T20I rankings, a bunch of New Zealand gamers have been the most important movers on the up to date charts for each batters and bowlers.
New Zealand opener Finn Allan jumps eight locations to nineteenth on the listing for batters, whereas teammate Daryl Mitchell improves 9 spots to twenty ninth total following his unbeaten half-century within the opening match in opposition to India.
However it’s maybe fellow Kiwi Mitchell Santner that has made essentially the most eye-catching transfer, with the all-rounder impressing with each bat and ball in India.
Santner top-scored for New Zealand with 19 within the second match of the collection and has been economical with the ball whereas amassing two wickets along with his useful left-arm orthodox spin.
The 30-year-old jumps up two locations to ninth total on the newest listing for T20I bowlers and can be rewarded with a five-spot rise to twenty third on the up to date rankings for all-rounders.
There was little motion on the ODI rankings this week, though thrilling England pacer Jofra Archer re-entered the charts for bowlers at 35 following a profitable return from long-term damage in opposition to South Africa.
However it has been South Africa which have dominated the primary two matches of that ODI collection, with skipper Temba Bavuma and top-order batter Rassie van der Dussen among the many stronger performers for the Proteas to date.
Bavuma hit an excellent century within the second match of that collection in Bloemfontein and duly improved an enormous 27 spots to forty ninth total on the newest listing for ODI batters.
It was van der Dussen that contributed a century within the collection opener and that has helped the right-hander shut the hole on Pakistan skipper Babar Azam on the high of the ODI rankings for batters.
Van Der Dussen’s score improves from 766 to 795, that means Babar’s lead on the high is down to only 92 score factors on the second-placed South African.