Bangladesh Test captain Mushfiqur Rahim and allrounder Shakib Al Hasan achieved career-high positions as batsman in the latest MRF Tyres ICC Test Player Rankings following the conclusion of the one-off Test between India and Bangladesh in Hyderabad on Monday.
Bangladesh captain scored a century in Hyderabad test after long interval, which are reflected in the latest MRF Tyres ICC Test Player Rankings.
Mushfiqur scored 127 and 23 against India in Hyderabad, and now is in the 35th position in the player rankings after vaulting five places.
Shakib, who scored 82 and 22, has moved up to 20th rank for the first time in his career after jumping two places, while Mahmudullah has earned a career-best ranking of 45th to date by leaping five places, according to the ICC’s media release.
Bangladesh bowlers making some progress following the Hyderabad Test are Taijul Islam in 36th (up by two places) and Taskin Ahmed in 106th (up by 10 places), while those moving in the opposite direction are Shakib Al Hasan in 15th (down by one place), Mehedi Hasan in 40th (down by five places) and Kamrul Islam Rabbi in 89th (down by nine places).
Source: Daily Sun, Dhaka, Bangladesh