CRICKET

ICC Rankings: Babar Azam Moves Up To Sixth Place

National cricketers have made significant strides on ICC rankings after clean sweeping South Africa 2-nil in home Test series.

Babar Azam moves up to sixth place among the batsmen. Muhammad Rizwan is at career best 16th position and bowler Hasan Ali after making a massive jump of 21 places is at number 32 in the bowlers list.

England's Joe Root is now the third best batsman in the world after New Zealand's Kane Williamson and Australia's Steven Smith.

Aussie Pat Cummins sits at top among bowlers followed by Stuart Broad of England and James Anderson after moving up three places is at number three.