Pakistan ruled out of top 8 ODI Teams at ICC ODI Team Rankings after the annual update. The West Indies have de-seated Green Shirts from 8th position, whereas now Pakistan team stands on 9th position after annual update of ICC ODI Team Rankings.
Here it should be kept mentioned that Pakistan got 3rd position in the ICC Test Rankings after the annual update, released by ICC yesterday.
Although, that’s not the same for Pakistan in ODI and T20 Rankings, as Pakistan had to face 1 ranking decline in ODI rankings, whereas in T20’s 3 points are being lessen after the update but Green Shirts’ 7th position remain secures.
At ICC ODI Rankings, Pakistan is just slightly behind West Indies as there is just a gap of 1 point. The distance can easily be cut-off by the Pakistan as England Tour as each win in ODI’s will be giving increase of 2 points.
ICC ODI Ranking after Annual Update
Pakistan Ranks 9th
Pakistan are not in top 8 ODI sides, if they couldn’t be getting their place back or will be going upwards by 30th September 2017, they would have to play qualifying round to get place in ICC Cricket World Cup 2019.
ICC T20I Ranking after Annual Update
Pakistan Ranks 7th
For the first time, ICC World T20 2016 semi-finalist New Zealand has got the top place in ICC T20I Rankings.
ICC Test Ranking after Annual Update
Pakistan Ranks 3
South Africa slipped three places to be on the 6th position on ICC Test Rankings after annual update. India is on the second slot with just difference of 1 point from 3rd ranked Pakistan.