India must beat Zimbabwe 3-0 to remain second in ODI rankings
India must beat Zimbabwe 3-0 to remain second in ODI rankings

India must win all three One-Day Internationals (ODIs) against Zimbabwe to retain their second place in the ODI rankings, an International Cricket Council (ICC) release said on Wednesday.

Rain watch: Bangladesh-India 1st ODI under monsoon threat
Rain watch: Bangladesh-India 1st ODI under monsoon threat

A full-strength Indian team is eager to play their first One-Day International after the 2015 Cricket World Cup. But their opening ODI match against a rising Bangladeshi side in Mirpur on Thursday is under the threat of rain.

India become sole number one in ICC ODI rankings
India become sole number one in ICC ODI rankings

 Their dominating performance against England coupled with Australia's shock loss to Zimbabwe today made India the sole number one team in the latest ICC ODI rankings issued here.

Australia `long way` from out-ranking South Africa: Clarke

Michael Clarke says Australia have a long way to go before supplanting South Africa as the number one Test cricket team.

South Africa extend lead as No 1 Test side

South Africa on Monday strengthened their position as the number-one ranked side on the ICC Test Team Rankings table courtesy their 10-wicket victory over India in the second and final Test in Durban.

Sri Lanka beat Pakistan, preserve number one ranking

Sri Lanka retained their status as the world`s top Twenty20 team by beating Pakistan by 24 runs in a thrilling finish to the second game in Dubai on Saturday.

Test mace to be given to South Africa on Thursday

The presentation of the ICC Test Championship mace and a cheque of USD 450,000 will be made to South Africa captain Graeme Smith, at The Wanderers on Thursday.

India could lose top spot in ICC ODI rankings to SA

India could be dislodged from the top position in the ICC one-day rankings by South Africa if the Proteas manage to whitewash Pakistan in a five-match home series starting on Sunday.

Smith lauds ‘special summer’ for Proteas after whitewash of Pakistan

South African Graeme Smith has termed his team’s successful Test wins in New Zealand, England, Australia and Pakistan as a ‘special summer’ after they beat Pakistan by an innings and 18 runs on the third day of the third and final Test at Centurion.

Mithali holds on top batting spot, world champion Aus top team

Indian women`s cricket team captain Mithali Raj held on to his number one spot while world champions Australia became the number one ODI team in the latest ICC rankings issued today.

Tendulkar eyes 100th international ton, improvement in ranking

Senior India batsman Sachin Tendulkar would eye his 100th international century and also improve his position in the ICC ranking.

ICC ranking unjust and unfair to performing teams: Qadir

Former Pakistan Test leg-spinner and ex-chief selector, Abdul Qadir has criticised the rankings system of the international cricket council and said it was unjust and unfair to many performing teams.

Pakistan close gap with top-4 side in ICC ranking table

Pakistan have narrowed the gap with the top-four sides in the ICC Test rankings after inflicting a humiliating 3-0 a whitewash on world number one England although they remained stationed at number five in the table.

Clarke aims to build on Australia’s lead at top of ICC ODI table

Michael Clarke has said that he is determined to maintain his team’s lead at the top of the ICC ODI rankings table.

Trott, Anderson rise to second spot in ICC rankings

Jonathan Trott and James Anderson have jumped to second place in the ICC`s batting and bowling rankings following England`s victory over India in the 2000th Test at Lord`s.

India need to beat Australia to retain ODI second spot

India will have to beat Australia in the three-match ODI series starting on Sunday if they want to retain their second spot in ICC rankings.

Tendulkar jumps to top spot in the ICC Test ranking

Tendukar reclaimed the number one position in the Test rankings, following his stupendous show with the bat in the Test series against Australia.