Anderson eyeing No.1 spot in ICC rankings in series against Pakistan
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Anderson eyeing No.1 spot in ICC rankings in series against Pakistan

by Sahir Usman May 23, 2018 • 11:41 AM

May 23 (CRICKETNMORE) - England would be looking to close in on fourth-placed New Zealand in the latest ICC Test Team Rankings in an upcoming two-Test home series while Pakistan could overtake England if they pull off victories in both matches at Lord’s (24-28 May) and Headingley (1-5 June).

The seaming home conditions will also give fast bowler James Anderson a chance to seize back the top position as only six points separate him from South Africa’s Kagiso Rabada. 

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Rabada is at No.1 position in ICC Test bowlers rankings with 897 points while Anderson, with 891 points is at the second spot.

ICC Top 5 Test Bowlers

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#. Kagiso Rabada (South Africa)

#2. James Anderson (England)

#3. Vernon Philander (South Africa)

#4. Ravindra Jadeja (India)

#5. R. Ashwin (India)

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With inputs from ICC Media Release