Babar Azam, Pakistan Cricket team captain with his continued impressive run in one day international cricket has secured the number two spot in ICC ranking behind Indian master blaster Virat Kohli.
The promising and talented Babar now has set his eyes to get on to the top of ICC one day international ranking by toppling Kohli which is possible to do only with impressive show during green shirts tour to South Africa where they will be playing a three ODI series and a four match T20 series.
According to the ranking released by the international cricket council, Babar Azam has mounted to the number two spot by accumulating 837 points compared to number one ranked Kohli who has obtained 868 points.
Babar Azam has the unique distinction to be the only Pakistani batsman who is in the top 10 of the ICC’s batsman rankings in all formats of the game.
Babar Azam in T20Is is ranked at number three in the world rankings while in the Test format, he is the sixth best batsman of the world”.