September 7, 2019: Babar Azam remains at the top in latest ICC T20I Rankings.
Babar Azam Retains Top Position in Latest ICC T20I Rankings
Babar Azam Retains Top Position in Latest ICC T20I Rankings
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Babar Azam Holds No. 1 Position in Latest ICC T20I Batting Rankings

ICC updated their T20I Rankings today (September 7, 2019). Young Pakistani batting sensation, Babar Azam, sits at the top of the chart with 896 points. He continues to rule the T20I batting list with a comfortable margin. Babar Azam is followed by Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell who has 815 points.
Babar was recently seen playing T20 cricket in England where he represented Somerset in Vitality Blast T20 2019. The stylish batsman scored 578 runs in 13 innings at an average of 52.54 and strike-rate of 149.35. Babar Azam scored four 50s and one hundred in the tournament. He struck 60 four and 14 sixes in the Vitality Blast T20 2019.
Babar Azam, at present, is the only batsman who averages more than fifty in T20Is. Let’s have a look at Babar Azam’s T20I career so far:
Babar Azam has represented Pakistan 30 times in T20Is
He has scored 1247 runs at an average of 54.22 and strike rate of 128.96
His career best T20I score is 97
Babar has struck 124 fours and 18 sixes in the shortest format of international cricket
(Stats Courtesy: Cricbuzz)
Glenn Maxwell is placed at No. 2 in the latest ICC T20I Batting Rankings. Here is the list of Top Ten T20I Batsmen:
  1. Babar Azam                      (896 Points)
  2. Glenn Maxwell                 (815 Points)
  3. Colin Munro                      (796 Points)
  4. Aron Finch                         (782 Points)
  5. HazratUllah                      (718 Points)
  6. D’arcy Short                      (715 Points)
  7. Lokesh Rahul                    (689 Points) 
  8. Fakhar Zaman                 (681 Points)
  9. Rohit Sharma                   (678 Points) 
  10. Alex Hales                          (664 Points)

Mitchell Santner Climbs To No. 5 in Latest ICC T20I Bowling Rankings

New Zealand’s left-arm orthodox spinner, Mitchell Santner stormed to No. 5 in latest ICC T20I Bowling Rankings following his brilliant performances in last six months. Afghanistan’s Rashid Khan tops the chart with 780 points. Pakistan’s Imad Wasim and Shadab Khan are placed 2nd and 3rd. Here is the list of Top Ten T20I Bowlers:
  1. Rashid Khan                     (780 Points)
  2. Imad Wasim                     (710 Points)
  3. Shadab Khan                    (706 Points)
  4. Adil Rashid                       (702 Points)
  5. Mitchell Santner             (673 Points)
  6. Adam Zampa                   (672 Points)
  7. Shakib Al Hasan             (658 Points) 
  8. Kuldeep Yadav                (658 Points)
  9. Andile Phehlukwayo     (649 Points) 
  10. Faheem Ashraf               (641 Points)
Spinners are dominating the list in T20I bowling chart. Only South Africa’s Andile Phehlukwayo and Pakistan’s Faheem Ashraf are the quicks in this list.

Glenn Maxwell Sits at the top in Latest ICC T20I All-rounders Rankings

Australia’s Glenn Maxwell is the No. 1 all-rounder in latest ICC T20I Rankings with 390 pints. Shakib Al Hasan is placed at No. 2 with 338 points. Here is the list of Top Ten T20I All-rounders:

  1. Glenn Maxwell                 (390 Points)
  2. shakib Al Hasan              (338 Points)
  3. Mohammad Nabi            (330 Points)
  4. Mahmudullah                  (240 Points)
  5. Sean Williams                  (223 Points)
  6. Richard Barrington       (221 Points)
  7. Paul Stirling                     (212 Points) 
  8. Thisara Perera                (185 Points)
  9. JP Duminy                         (185 Points) 
  10. Kevin O’Brien                   (179 Points)
Rankings Source: (Official Website-International Cricket Council)