BarisalNews Desk: Sakib al Hasan and Tamim Iqbal, the two team-mate gain their best ever ranking in Tests.As Bangladesh won first ever win over Australia by their brilliant performance.
Sakib, the man of the match of 1st Test (10-153) goes to 14th place in the ICC bowlers’ ranking, to achieve his best ever position.
His friend Tamim made 71 and 78 on a difficult track, promoted to the same position in the ICC batsmen’s ranking. ICC released the latest ranking on Thursday. Sakib and Tamim also reached highest career points as they were with 705 and 709 respectively. Sakib improved three spots while Tamim leapfrogged six positions.
Sakib, the top all-rounder in all three formats, also reached his highest ever point in all-rounder ranking as he had 489 points, a yawning gap of 59 points with India’s Ravindra Jadeja, who was in the second spot with 130 points.