Kusal Perera has good news on ICC ranking. As this Sri Lankan right-hander scored a match-winning, superheroic inning on Durban and ICC reward him on promoting on the ranking.
Kusal Perera on the career-best ranking
Kusal Perera realized the dream for obtaining the match, scoring 78 runs on the 11th wicket partnership and won the match by 1 wicket on Durban test. As this ordinary batsman was in the below average position on his last 14 tests. But only 15th change this Sri Lankan right-hander.
Kusal Perera has only a couple of century including the last, his 35 average is not something mentionable as well. But sometimes doing something impossible will make you extraordinary. Similarly, Kusal Perera promoted 58 steps and belongs to the 40th test batsman according to the last edition of the ICC test ranking. Of course, scoring 51 and 153* on Durban test, brought him this achievement.
Another career best rankings
Another career best ranking came to left-hander pacer Vishwa Fernando. As this 27 years old Sri Lankan pacer picked 4 wickets in each inning of Durban, which brought him 26 step promotion, 49th test bowlers as well. Promoting 10 steps, Kasun Rajitha is on the 59th position as well.
Another result in test ranking
Indian Captain is leading the batsmen list as usual. Kane Williamson, Cheteshwara Pujara Steve Smith, and Joe Root are on the company to Indian captain on the top five positions. Pat Cummins, James Anderson, Kagiso Rabada Vernon Philander, and Rabindra Jadeja are positioning from first to fifth on the bowler’s list.
A Bangladeshi name belongs to the top five test all-rounder. Though Jason Holder leading on the top, So Shakib Al Hasan has to be on the second. If Shakib Al Hasan will not be in the New Zealand test then it will be quiet difficult to rescue the position. Rabindra Jadeja, Ben Stokes, and Vernon Philander are the next three name.
Therefore, Kusal Perera has a piece of good news on ICC ranking. Definitely, the dedication and confidence made this happened.