On Sunday, the International Cricket Council (ICC) released the latest ODI rankings, after the conclusion of the match between New Zealand and Sri-Lanka. Afghanistan team has a most significant impact on the rankings.
After a memorable 49-runs victory over Zimbabwe on Friday, raised Afghanistan to no. 10, the highest spot they have reached since they started playing the sport.
Afghanistan was at 12 spot in the rankings and Zimbabwe was at 10 spot, before the commencement of first ODI. In the thrilling victory of Afghanistan, Amir Hamza, Mohammed Nabi and Noor Ali Zadran were the top performers.
With 127 rating Australia is still on the top ODI rankings. With 114 rating India is still at second spot. If New Zealand was able to win the series against Sri-Lanka at least by 4-1, then only team can occupy the 3rd position of South Africa.