International T-20 rankings, Kohli at 15th – The Kashmir News

DUBAI//UNI// India’s star batsman Virat Kohli has moved up to the 15th position in the International Cricket Council (ICC) T20 rankings, released on Wednesday, thanks to his impressive performance in the Asia Cup 2022. According to the latest C rankings, Kohli has improved 14 places in the T20 rankings and is at the 15th position with 599 ranking points. Kohli scored a century against Afghanistan in the Asia Cup after a gap of almost three years (after 1020 days). He scored a total of 276 runs in five matches of the Asia Cup, including a century and two half-centuries. Pakistan opener Mohammad Rizwan remains at the top of the T20 batsmen rankings, while South Africa’s Aiden Markram Bhuvneshwar Kumar has climbed four places and reached the seventh position in the ranking of T20 bowlers. Bhuvneshwar was the highest wicket-taker in the tournament with 11 wickets at an average of 10.45 in five matches of the Asia Cup. He took five wickets for four runs in his career-best performance against Afghanistan. Meanwhile, Sri Lankan all-rounder Venindu Hasringa has moved up to sixth in the T20 bowlers’ list and fourth in the all-rounders’ list. Hasranga took a total of nine wickets in the Asia Cup and his bowling was instrumental in helping Sri Lanka win the tournament. Batsman Bhanuka Rajpakse (from 68th to 34th) has also advanced in the T20 batsmen rankings.