Buttler and Crawley Achieves the best rating points of their careers
The ICC rankings have changed after the third Test between England and Pakistan in Southampton. Jimmy Anderson, who touched the 700-wicket milestone, is back in the top ten in the Test bowlers’ rankings. Jos Buttler and Zack Crawley achieves the best rating points of their careers. Buttler and Crawly have improved their test rankings.
Playing career-best 26-run innings, Zack Crowley made a long jump in the Test batsmen’s rankings. The young batsman is at the top 26 of his career, 53 steps ahead. Crowley started the series at number 95. Crowley scored 320 runs in the series. Only Ben Stokes, Joe Root, and Joss Buttler had a better ranking position (England) than Crowley after that Test.
Buttler, who played an innings of 152 runs, has advanced 9 steps, is at No. 21 with a career-best 638 rating points. Pakistan captain Azhar Ali, who played 141 * in the 1st innings, is 11 steps ahead and is at 23rd position.
Besides, Mohammad Rizwan has advanced 3 steps and is at number 72. Even though the 1 rating point has been reduced, Babar Azam is at number 5.
Jimmy Anderson is at No. 6, 6 steps ahead after taking 600 wickets. Mohammad Abbas has dropped out of the top ten. Ben Stokes, who has not played in the last two Tests, has lost his all-rounder’s top spot. Ben Stokes is one rating point behind Jason Holder.
Fawad Alam and Asad Shafiq are in the top 100 in the bowlers’ rankings. 22 steps ahead Fawad is now at number 94, 9 steps ahead Asad is jointly at number 100.