Sports Desk – The International Cricket Council (ICC) has released the ranking of all-rounders. In this ranking, Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has been placed in first place. In the second place, Afghanistan all-rounder Rashid Khan has got place. The latest MRF Tyres ICC ODI rankings for all-rounders, which doesn’t feature a single Indian in the top-10 list.
Shakib Al Hasan shows his gritty batting and consistent bowling during the One-Day International tri-series in Ireland to beat Rashid Khan and claim the first position in ICC ODI rankings for all-rounders. In the tri-series, Shakib totaled 140 runs, including two unbeaten half-centuries and also picked up two wickets.
Shakib now has 359 points, 20 ahead of Rashid Khan, the previous holder of the top ranking, who has now down to second spot. Rashid’s Afghanistan team-mate Mohammad Nabi completes the top three, with 319 points.
Pakistan is the only other team to have two players in the ODI All-rounder top 10 ranking, with Imad Wasim at number 4 and Mohammad Hafeez at number 7. They are ahead of New Zealand’s Mitchell Santner at number 5 and England’s Chris Woakes at the 6th place.
Jason Holder, the West Indies captain, is their top-ranked all-rounder, at number 8th. England’s Ben Stokes, who is expected to be their Most valuable player at the World Cup, missed out on the top ten by one spot, finishing eight points behind Sri Lanka’s Angelo Mathews.