Sun. Jul 12th, 2020

Virat Kohli reclaimed the No.1 spot in the ICC Test rankings

Virat Kohli reclaimed the No.1 spot in the ICC Test rankings after Steve Smith scored only 4 and 36 in 2 Tests against Pakistan.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Virat Kohli is back as the No.1 Test batsman in the ICC rankings
  • Steve Smith lost points after a poor series against Pakistan
  • Meanwhile, Kohli scored a hundred vs Bangladesh in Kolkata

Virat Kohli has overtaken Steve Smith to become the No.1 Test batsman in the ICC rankings. Kohli went past Smith thanks to his sterling hundred against Bangladesh in the Day-night Test against Bangladesh at Eden Gardens.

Virat Kohli had held the top spot for a long time before Steve Smith reclaimed the numero uno position with a mind-numbing 774 runs from 4 Tests in the Ashes series against England.

While Virat Kohli scored a double hundred against South Africa and a hundred against Bangladesh, Steve Smith managed scores of 4 and 36 in a 2-Test series against Pakistan in the recent series.