Publish Date: | Wed, 25 Jan 2023 03:46 PM (IST)
ICC Men’s ODI Rankings: Mohammed Siraj has become number 1 in the ICC ODI rankings. He took the first position leaving behind New Zealand fast bowler Trent Boult. This is the first time that Siraj has become number one in the ODI format. The right-arm fast bowler has received this award for his amazing performance for the last one year. Mohammad Siraj was at the third position before the New Zealand ODI series but at the end of the series, he overtook Hazlewood and Trent Boult to reach the first position. The special thing is that Siraj was believed to bowl better than the red ball, but Siraj also achieved great success with the white ball and proved everyone wrong by securing the number 1 position in the ODI format. .
debuted three years ago
Mohammad Siraj made his ODI debut in the year 2019, but after some time he was dropped from the team. Last year i.e. in February 2022, Siraj made a comeback in this format and since then has remained the most reliable bowler of Team India. Since his return, Siraj has played 20 matches, in which he has taken 37 wickets. Siraj is known for his excellent and reliable bowling, especially in the powerplay.
Shubman Gill’s advantage
Shubman Gill and Rohit Sharma have gained in the ICC Men’s ODI Batting Rankings, while Virat Kohli has suffered. In the latest rankings, Shubman Gill has reached number six with a jump of two places, while captain Rohit has also jumped two places and has once again joined the list of top-10 ODI batsmen with 9th rank. At the same time, Virat Kohli has slipped to number seven with a loss of one place. At the same time, Pakistan’s captain Babar Azam remains on top.