In the latest International Cricket Council (ICC) T20 International rankings released today, West Indian spinner Akeal Hosein climbed to a career best sixth on the bowling table.
Hosein who was recently ranked at number 9, has been a consistent performer for the Caribbean team.He is the only West Indian bowler in the top ten.
West Indian captain Nicholas Pooran is the only regional batsman in the top ten. He is currently raked at number nine.
Meanwhile, Babar Azam of Pakistan continues to be the number one ranked batsman in the format. Amazingly, Azam is the only batsman in the top three in T20’s, ODI’s and Test cricket. He is ranked number one in T20’s and ODI’s and number three in Tests.
West Indies and India are currently locked in a five match T20 series, with the Indians leading 2-1 after three games.