Cricket Council (ICC) Test rankings for batting has placed Pakistani team captain Babar Azam the only Pakistani player in International Cricket Council (ICC) rankings.
Babar Azam is placed in the fifth position. New Zealand captain Kane Williamson topped the batting rankings followed by Indian team captain Virat Kohli who has grabbed the second spot.
Where Australia’s Steve Smith climbed up to the third position, Marnus Labuschagne to the fourth spot, Azam has retained the fifth position on the table.
Ben Stokes from England tops the all-rounders’ rankings.
Azam is the only active player to be included among the top five of batting rankings in all three formats.
Babar Azam has maintained his fifth spot despite missing the first New Zealand Test by injury.