ICC ODI Rankings: England dangerous top-order batsman Jonny Bairstow moved to the top of the ICC ODI batsman ranking table after smashing 112 (126) in the final match against the all-mighty Aussies to make a return to the top 10. He scored a total of 196 runs in the series against Australia with an impactful average over 65. Although, the ranking table led by the Indian pair of Captain Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma. Australia leggy Adam Zampa grabs10 wickets in the series have lifted him to the career-best 21st position.
England star all-rounder Chris Woakes is a major gainer in the rankings for bowlers, advancing three places to a career-best 4th position after finishing with 6 wickets in the series against Australia.
The Aussies players like Glenn Maxwell and Alex Carey also gained their career-best rankings i.e. 26th and 28th position in the points table. They involved in a 212 run stand for 5th wicket that helped Australia winning a thrilling victory in the last encounter and take the series 2-1. Josh Hazelwood had returned to the top 10 after a long period. He has moved up from 15th to the 8th position in the ICC ODI ranking table.
Australia won the most-thrilling last ODI by three wickets and the series by 2-1.