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Babar Azam surpasses Virat Kohli in all three formats

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CRICDOT DESK : Babar Azam has topped the ODI rankings, surpassing former India captain Virat Kohli. After that, he overtook Virat by calling for a run ban in the T20 rankings. Has been the best ranking. This time in the Test rankings, ‘Moghar-e-Azam’ famous ‘Samrat Babar’ has surpassed Virat who gave up the leadership in three formats.

According to the latest ICC rankings, Pakistan’s Test, ODI and T20 captain Babar has moved up one place to eighth position in the Tests. On the other hand, Virat Kohli did not get the expected runs in the two Tests against Sri Lanka at home. He dropped four steps to ninth.

Babar Azam has done well in both the Tests against Australia at home. He met Fifty in the first Test. In the second innings of the second Test, the career-best 196-run innings came from the Pakistan batsman’s bat. The right-handed batsman saved the Test against Ajit by playing that innings.

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Aussie batsman Marnus Labushan is at the top of the Test rankings. Joe Root is in both. Then Steve Smith and Ken Williamson. Sri Lankan Test captain Dimuth Koranaratne, who scored his last innings century in the Pink Ball Test against India, has moved up three places to the top five. Pat Cummins is one and Ravi Chandan Ashwin is two in the bowling rankings. Jaspreet Bumrah is four steps ahead.

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