Taking inspiration from American rapper Kanye West's latest philosophical tweet, the International Cricket Council (ICC) decided to rank top 20 Test batsmen equally. It came in a jocular manner as the world cricket body morphed the ICC Test batsmen rankings to give every batsman a number one rank.
"No one is better than anyone," West had said in a tweet on Monday.
no one is better than anyone— KANYE WEST (@kanyewest) August 13, 2018
Creating a joke out of it, the ICC shared the picture of West's tweet along with the morphed image of ICC Test batsmen rankings, saying: "If you say so yeezy."
If you say so yeezy ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ pic.twitter.com/y4P1BVmTyc— ICC (@ICC) August 14, 2018
Recently, Indian captain Virat Kohli lost his number one position to Australia's banned skipper Steve Smith after a forgettable performance in the lost second Test against England.
Smith is currently serving a one-year ban owing to his role in the ball-tampering scandal against South Africa earlier this year.
The India captain played knocks of 23 and 17 even as his side succumbed to 107 and 130 for an innings and 159-run loss at the Lord's. (Read full story)