icc cricket ranking 2009
Posted by ANAND on December 6, 2009
India thrashed Sri Lanka by an innings and 24 runs to clinch the three-match series 2-0 and go atop the ICC rankings.
The victory has given India three points in the ICC rankings, taking their overall tally to 122 and leaving them ahead of South Africa and Sri Lanka in the ICC table.
The teams will now gear up for two Twenty20 matches in Nagpur and Mohali followed by a five-match One-day series which begins at Rajkot from December 15.
ICC Test Championship ratings…
India in No:1 in icc rankings on 06 Dec 2009.
Team Matches Points Rating
India ———32-3957 -124
South Africa- 30-3672- 122
Australia.—- 31-3600- 116
Sri Lanka—- 31-3574 – 115
England —– 39-4102- 105
Pakistan —–17-1424 – 84
New Zealand- 25-2001- 80
West Indies– 25-1910 -76
Bangladesh– 19-0255 – 13
Sri Lanka may have thwarted India through the fourth day, but Zaheer Khan sliced through the remaining four wickets to take India to a 2-0 series win and the No. 1 spot in the ICC rankings.