Publish dateThursday 30 March 2023 - 17:50
Story Code : 267678
Rashid Khan becomes No.1 T20I bowler
Afghanistan captain and spinner climbed to the top of the ICC T20I bowling rankings following his side’s maiden series victory against Pakistan.
Afghan Voice Agency (AVA)_Monitoring, Afghanistan had beaten Pakistan for the first time in a bilateral T20I series as they claimed the recently-concluded three-match series by 2-1.
A host of Afghanistan players got a boost in their T20I rankings including skipper Rashid Khan, who overtook Sri Lanka’s Wanindu Hasaranga to become the No.1-ranked T20I bowler in the world for the second time.
The leg spinner rose to the top of the T20I bowlers chart for the first time in 2018 and has been a consistent performer in the shortest format of the game ever since.
According to the latest ICC rankings update, Rashid bagged the top position with 710 rating points, 15 points clear of second-ranked Hasaranga.
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