Virat Kohli gains in ICC T20I rankings, KL Rahul retains this number


South African wicket-keeper batsman Quinton de Kock performed well in the T20I series against Sri Lanka. After this, he has reached a career-best eighth position in the ICC Men's T20I Rankings. They took a lead of four places after this series. The left-hander scored 153 runs in this series. At the same time, in the last match, Quinton de Kock played an unbeaten 59 off 46 balls and gave the team a 10-wicket victory. Based on this, South Africa eliminated Sri Lanka.

This is the first time Quinton de Kock has broken into the top 10 of the T20I rankings but has achieved a career-high ranking of third in ODIs and sixth in Tests. At the same time, Indian captain Virat Kohli has gained in the ICC T20 rankings. He has moved up from fifth to fourth position, while Indian opener KL Rahul remains in sixth place. Apart from these, no Indian batsman is in the top 10 in T20 rankings. After them is the name of Rohit Sharma, who remains in 21st place.

Aiden Markram has moved up 12 places to 11th position, while Bjorn Fortuyn (up 103 places to 43rd) and Enrique Norkhia (up 29 places to 71st) have made rapid progress in the bowlers' list. Sri Lanka's Kusal Perera has jumped 10 places to 38th position after scoring 69 runs in two innings in the latest update, which also includes the last two matches of the Bangladesh-New Zealand series. Bangladesh pacer Mustafizur Rahman has moved up two places to eighth in the series with eight wickets.

There have been only two changes in bowling in the ICC T20 rankings, with Mustafizur Rahman moving up from 10th to 8th position, while Tim Southee has slipped two places to 10th. Talking about all-rounders, there has been no change in the top 10 rankings. Muhammad Nabi retains the first position, while Shakib Al Hasan is at number two.