Indian cricket team replaced Pakistan team and now become the newest top No.1 team in the test ranking. Pakistan team replaced Indian team last month and become number one team in ICC test ranking now India team did the same. India team won the second test match against New Zealand and now leading the series with a 2-0.
Although India team already won the 1st test match at Kanpur with 197 runs now they are maintaining that lead with 2-0. Whereas, Indian team won the second test match on the 4th day of the test only. They won this test match with 178 runs. Wriddhiman Saha got man of the match award for his heroic performances in both innings.
Before this series, India team needed to win this three-match test series with 2-0 to regaining their top spot. Whereas, If Indian team win this test with 2-0 they will be getting 113 rating points. On other hands, If India teams won this test series with 3-0 they will be getting 115 rating points. Whereas, in the both cases, Pakistan team will slip to the number 4th position.
ICC test ranking will be updated after every series. Whereas, the Indian team has to wait until the end of the 3rd test for updated rankings. As if now so many test series are going to come by end of the year. So we are going to see new teams at the top in every month. But as if now all the Indian cricket team fan will be happy to know that India cricket team becomes No.1 in test ranking.