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Dinesh Karthik jumps 108 places, Ishan Kishan enters Top 10

On the most recent ICC T20 batter rankings, veteran Dinesh Karthik rose a whopping 108 spots to 87th, even as young opener Ishan Kishan cracked the top 10.

On the strength of his recent successes, veteran Dinesh Karthik shot up 108 spots to rank 87th among batters in the most recent ICC T20 rankings, while young opener Ishan Kishan entered the top 10.

With two half centuries against South Africa to close out the series, Kishan led all scorers with 206 runs at an average of 41. The left-hander moved up one spot to sixth in the most recent T20 batter rankings thanks to his recent performance.

Since the IPL-15, Karthik has been in fantastic shape. He also had a few explosive hits in the T20 series against South Africa.

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The top T20 batsman is still Pakistani captain Babar Azam, and Kishan is the only Indian ranked inside the top 10.

The biggest shifter among bowlers in the T20 rankings was Yuzvendra Chahal, who moved up three spots to 23rd after taking six wickets in the South Africa series.

Josh Hazlewood continues to hold the top spot among T20 bowlers, while Wanindu Hasaranga of Sri Lanka and Rashid Khan of Afghanistan both move up one spot inside the top 10.

With 385 rating points, Ravindra Jadeja continues to hold the top spot among Test all-rounders. He is currently in the UK for India’s upcoming Test match against England, a continuation of the five-match series from the previous year that was interrupted by a COVID-19 outbreak.

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Shakib al Hasan, the captain of Bangladesh, rose to second place with 346 rating points, but he still has a long way to go before passing Jadeja at the top of the list.

In the Test batting rankings, former India captain Virat Kohli (742) remained in tenth place, while veteran off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin (850) and pace king Jasprit Bumrah (830) held down the second and third spots, respectively.

Kemar Roach of the West Indies, a veteran right-armer, moved up four spots to eighth on the updated list of bowlers after a strong performance against Bangladesh.

Australia rapid With 901 rating points, Pat Cummins is ranked first among Test bowlers.

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