Ireland move past Zimbabwe in ICC ODI rankings
Melbourne: Minnows Ireland have leapfrogged Zimbabwe in the one-day international cricket rankings after their stunning Cricket World Cup win over England.
The sensational victory in Bangalore earned Ireland, a second-tier, or associate member of the International Cricket Council, enough points to move into 10th position in the rankings.
Zimbabwe is a full member of the ICC with Test and one-day international status but are currently inactive in Tests.
Australia remain the No.1-ranked side, with Cricket World Cup joint hosts India in second place. Sri Lanka are up to third place.
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