Proteas

Amla cracks Top 10 T20 ranking

2017-10-31 21:29
Hashim Amla (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - Proteas opening batsman Hashim Amla has broken into the top 10 of the ICC T20I batting rankings after South Africa won the two-match T20I series against Bangladesh, 2-0.

Amla's 88 runs in the series helped him gain five slots to reach seventh position.

JP Duminy, who stood in as skipper for the injured Faf du Plessis during the series, has moved up three places to move into the top five of the all-rounder rankings.

Proteas batsman David Miller, who smashed a T20 record 35-ball century, moved up 16 places to 22nd in the batting rankings. 

Meanwhile, Proteas spinner Aaron Phangiso moved up 19 places to lie 47th in the bowler rankings.

Imran Tahir, who was absent from the series, has dropped down the bowling ratings and currently sits in fifth position.

Du Plessis also dropped two places - to 12th - in the batting rankings.

ICC T20I batsmen rankings:

1. Virat Kohli (IND) - 811    

2. Aaron Finch (AUS) - 784     

3. Evin Lewis (WI) - 780  

4. Kane Williamson (NZ) - 745      

5. Glenn Maxwell (AUS) -  700    

6. Alex Hales (ENG) - 690   

7. Hashim Amla (RSA) - 683

7. Joe Root (ENG) - 683     

9. Babar Azam (PAK) - 664  

9. M. Shahzad (AFG) - 664    

ICC T20I bowler rankings:

1. Jasprit Bumrah (IND) - 729       

2. Imad Wasim (PAK) - 719   

3. Rashid Khan (AFG) - 717

4. Samuel Badree (WI) -  694     

5. Imran Tahir (RSA) - 691     

6. Sunil Narine (WI) - 676      

7. M. Rahman (BAN) - 667

8. Shakib Al Hasan (BAN) - 661    

8. James Faulkner (AUS) - 661     

10. M. Naveed (UAE) - 626    

ICC T20I all-rounder rankings:

1. Shakib Al Hasan (BAN) - 354     

2. Glenn Maxwell (AUS) - 330     

3. Mohammad Nabi (AFG) - 275 

4. Marlon Samuels (WI) - 270     

5. JP Duminy (RSA) - 213      

Read more on:    proteas  |  jp duminy  |  hashim amla  |  cricket
NEXT ON SPORT24X

What To Read Next

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights

Fixtures
Tuesday, 26 December 2017
South Africa v Zimbabwe, Port Elizabeth 10:00
Friday, 05 January 2018
South Africa v India, Cape Town 10:00
Saturday, 13 January 2018
South Africa v India, Centurion 10:00
Previous Results

Date Match Result
Vote

The Proteas have announced plans to play a four-day Test against Zimbabwe starting on Boxing Day. What do you make of this?

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

English Premiership flutter

Take Sport24's "expert" tips at your peril...

Featured

The 2017/18 PSL season is under way. Can Bidvest Wits defend their title? Will Soweto giants Kaizer Chiefs or Orlando Pirates emerge victorious? Or will the bookies' favourites, Mamelodi Sundowns, taste success for a record eighth time? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out!

Latest blogs
 

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.