Mohammad Siraj has become the world’s number one ODI bowler after his brilliant performance in the World Cup. Pakistan’s Shaheen Afridi is at 5th place.
After showing tremendous form in the World Cup 2023, Indian bowlers have established their dominance in the ICC rankings. With this, fast bowler Mohammad Siraj has become the world number 1 bowler in ODIs. Pakistan’s Shaheen Afridi has suffered a big loss in the ranking.
Indian bowlers performed brilliantly in the last World Cup matches, hitting sixes from almost all the team’s batsmen. Due to which the bowlers have captured the ICC top rankings. Mohammad Siraj has come at number one with 709 ranking. While spin bowler Kuldeep Yadav has reached fourth position with ranking of 661. There is a difference of only 1 ranking between Kuldeep and Jampa of Australia. Zampa is one number above him.
Big loss to Shaheen Afridi, Kuldeep in top 5
At the same time, Pakistan’s main fast bowler Shaheen Afridi has suffered a big loss. Shaheen, who was recently on the first position, has now come to the fifth position. His ranking is 658. There is a gap of 3 ranking points between Kuldeep and Shaheen. Apart from this, South African spin bowler Keshav Maharaj is at second position just below Siraj. Maharaj, who has shown amazing spin in the last matches, has a ranking point of 694.
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Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami included in top 10
Whereas, if we talk about the top 10, Indian main fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah has lost one place. Bumrah has slipped one place to eighth place. Bumrah’s ICC ranking is 654. At number ten is Mohammed Shami, who took two 5 wicket hauls in the World Cup. Shami has taken 16 wickets in his last 4 matches, due to which he has 654 points.