Virat Kohli, Jasprit Bumrah retain top spots in ICC ODI ranking

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Oct 08, 2018, 05.49 PM(IST)

File photo of Virat Kohli (R) and Jasprit Bumrah. Photograph:( Zee News Network )

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Kohli sits at the top with 884 points, followed by his deputy Rohit Sharma, with 842 ranking points. 

Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli and his teammate Jasprit Bumrah have maintained their top spot in the latest ICC ODI rankings for batsmen and bowlers respectively.

Kohli sits at the top with 884 points, followed by his deputy Rohit Sharma, with 842 ranking points. 

Opener Shikhar Dhawan is placed fifth in the list carrying 802 points. 

Meanwhile, in bowling,  pacer Bumrah leads the list with 797 points to his name.

The death-over specialist is followed by young Afghanistan sensation Rashid Khan, who has 788 points, while Indian chinaman Kuldeep Yadav is placed third with 700 points.

In the team's rankings, England tops the chart with 127 points, while India is placed second with 122 points.

New Zealand (112 points), South Africa (110) and Pakistan (101) grabbed the third, fourth and fifth position respectively.

England will have to win the away series against Sri Lanka, starting October 10, to retain their number one ranking. 

If they fail to win, India will have a chance provided they defeat West Indies the five ODI series.