In the latest ICC Test rankings, Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan moved up 10 places to achieve a career-best 24. His teammates Murali Vijay and Ravinder Jadeja also moved up.
Dhawan’s knock of 107 in the historic Bengaluru Test against Afghanistan saw him become the first Indian to complete a century before lunch on the opening day of a Test match.
Vijay’s innings of 105 has lifted him six spots to the 23rd position. India spinner Jadeja inched up one slot to third position after claiming six wickets in the Bengaluru Test. Fast bowlers Ishant Sharma and Umesh Yadav have also made northward movement. India also maintained the top spot in the team rankings.