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Latest ICC Test rankings for bowlers


India’s spin-twin Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja are the top 2 spots in the list of ICC Test rankings for bowlers. Ashwin, who had a fantastic year, is at the number 1 position in the list with 887 points. Jadeja was the architect of India’s win in the recently concluded fifth Test match against England. He took 7 wickets in the second innings and is at number 2 position with 879 points.

Sri Lanka’s Rangana Herath is at number 3 position with 867 points followed by South Africa’s speedster Dale Steyn.

England’s fast bowler James Anderson didn’t have the best of series in India is at number 5 spot with 810 pints followed by Australia’s fast bowler Mitchell Starc with 805 points. Another Australia Josh Hazlewood is just 1 point behind Starc at number 7 position.

At number 8, 9 and 10 are England’s Stuart Broad, New Zealand’s Neil Wagner and Pakistan’s Yasir Shah. List here:

Test rankings for bowlers

No. Bowlers Ranking Points
1. R Ashwin (IND) 887
2. Ravindra Jadeja (IND) 879
3. Rangana Herath (SL) 867
4. Dale Steyn (SA) 844
5. James Anderson (ENG) 810
6. Mitchell Starc (AUS) 805
7. Josh Hazlewood (AUS) 804
8. Stuart Broad (ENG) 803
9. Neil Wagner (NZ) 760
10. Yasir Shah (PAK) 754
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