Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan has moved up ten places to achieve his career-best Test ranking (24).
Dhawan’s match winning knock against Afghans helped him scale new heights.
Apart from Dhawan, Murali Vijay and Ravindra Jadeja were the other Indian cricketers who gained places in the latest release.
They benefited from India’s thumping victory over Afghanistan.
Afghanistan ton propels Dhawan to 24th spot
Shikhar Dhawan scored a record-shattering century in the historic Bengaluru Test against Afghanistan.
He became the first Indian to complete a Test century before lunch on the opening day of a Test match.
Dhawan’s opening partner Murali Vijay scored a ton as well.
VIjay’s knock saw him gain 6 places to 23rd spot in the ICC Test batsmen rankings.