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Sachin Becomes World No. 1 Test Batsman

Sachin Tendulkar on Wednesday reclaimed the number one position in the Test rankings, following his stupendous show with the bat in the just concluded Test series against Australia. Tendulkar was the highest run-getter with 403

PTI [ Updated: October 14, 2010 9:34 IST ]
sachin becomes world no. 1 test batsman
sachin becomes world no. 1 test batsman

Sachin Tendulkar on Wednesday reclaimed the number one position in the Test rankings, following his stupendous show with the bat in the just concluded Test series against Australia.


Tendulkar was the highest run-getter with 403 runs in the two-match series, which India won 2-0.

Rankings

Tendulkar also scored his sixth double hundred and was adjudged Man-of-the-series.

The Indian batting legend has now 891 points, according to the ICC ranking table on its website.

Virender Sehwag is the next best Indian at number three with 819 points, behind Sri Lankan Kumar Sangakkara (874). PTI
 


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Group A

  • Teams Matches Wins Losses Points NRR
  • India 4 4 0 8 +1.333
  • Pakistan 4 2 2 4 -0.556
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  • Bangladesh 3 1 2 2 -1.329
  • Sri Lanka 2 0 2 0 -2.280