Each Virat Kohli and KL Rahul scored half-centuries within the first and third T20Is in opposition to West Indies. © AFP
India skipper Virat Kohli and KL Rahul, who starred with the bat within the just-concluded T20I collection in opposition to West Indies which the hosts received 2-1, have moved upwards within the ICC Rankings for batsmen. Within the newest rankings launched on Thursday, Rahul has jumped by three spots to quantity six whereas Kohli has made a leap of 5 spots to enter the highest 10. Rahul slammed 91 off 56 deliveries and was adjudged Man of the Match within the third T20I which India received by 67 runs on the Wankhede. He scored 164 runs within the three matches in opposition to the West Indies.
In the meantime, Kohli amassed 183 runs in opposition to the West Indies and was declared the Participant of the Collection.
Nevertheless, Rohit has moved down by a spot and is now positioned on the ninth spot within the ICC Rankings. The 32-year-old, who’s the primary Indian to hit 400 sixes in worldwide cricket, scored 94 runs within the three T20Is in opposition to Kieron Pollard’s males.
Each Rohit and Kohli are main run-scorers in T20Is, at present tied at 2,633 runs every.
The Indian skipper has collected these runs in 75 matches (70 innings) at a median of 52.66. Rohit, however, wanted 104 matches (96 innings) to attain the identical variety of runs at a median of 32.10.