India slip to fifth, Australia retain ICC Test rankings

India`s dismal performance in the international season gone by pushed them down the ladder in the ICC Test rankings with the team finishing fifth in the annual updated list issued on Thursday.

India retain second position in ICC Test team rankings

India have retained their second position in the ICC Test team rankings following a draw in the second and final Test today against New Zealand, which won the series 1-0.

India in danger of losing 2nd spot in ICC Test rankings

India will be battling to salvage not just lost pride but also their second spot in the ICC Test rankings when they take on New Zealand in the second Test in Wellington from Friday.

Have really worked hard on my fitness: Cheteshwar Pujara

Cheteshwar Pujara, who has climbed to his career-best fifth in the ICC Test rankings for batsmen after a fine series in South Africa, on Monday said he had worked very hard on the fitness in the last six months after his knee surgery in 2011.

Haddin says `motivated` Oz to press for 5-0 Ashes sweep

Australian vice-captain Brad Haddin said that his team is determined to press for a five-nil sweep of the Ashes series which will lift them from fifth to third on world Test rankings and to further avenge its recent defeats at England`s hands.

Proteas retains No.1 Test ranking

South Africa has retained their ranking as the number-one Test playing nation in the world and unleashed a new hero on the one-day international (ODI) stage in a year which yielded mixed results for them.

Warne feels Australia capable of reclaiming No.1 Test team spot

Spin legend Shane Warne feels the current Australian team is capable of claiming the number one spot in the Test rankings.

Aussies can reclaim No.1 Test ranking based on Ashes heroics, says Hussey

Former Australian Test star Mike Hussey has said Aussies can reclaim the No.1 Test ranking once again following its Ashes dominance over England in the current series.

Pujara, Kohli retain positions in ICC Test rankings

Cheteshwar Pujara retained his sixth position to be the highest-placed Indian batsman, while Virat Kohli also maintained his 20th spot in the in the latest ICC Test rankings issued, here on Monday.

A chance for England to displace India from second spot

England have a chance of displacing India from their current second position in the ICC Test Team Rankings table if they can win the upcoming Ashes series against Australia 4-0 or better.

India jump to 2nd in Test rankings after 2-0 win over Windies

India jumped one place to second on the Reliance ICC Test Team Rankings table after winning the two-Test series against the West Indies 2-0 in Mumbai on Saturday.

SA aim for whitewash against England to earn No. 1 Test ranking

South Africa will be aiming to carry the winning momentum from their ODI series into the three-Test series against New Zealand starting in Dunedin tomorrow, as it will earn them the status of the No. 1 Test ranked side in the world in the ICC Test Championship table.

Pakistan intends to trim down gap with top four Test teams

A good performance by Pakistan in the three-Test match series against England in Dubai could narrow their gap with the top four teams in the ICC Test championship table.

Tendulkar, Dravid lose a place each in Test rankings

India`s middle-order mainstays, Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid, and pace spearhead, Zaheer Khan, lost a place each in the latest ICC Test rankings released on Tuesday.

India can rise to No 2 in ICC Test rankings ahead of SA

India can pip South Africa to second position in the ICC Test rankings if they manage to win their ongoing home series against the West Indies 3-0 and provided Graeme Smith`s side loses the upcoming two-Test rubber against Australia.

Rahul Dravid rises in Test rankings

Rahul Dravid, one of the few Indian batsmen who have succeeded in the ongoing series against England, has risen to 11th place in the latest ICC Test rankings.

Laxman returns to top 10 in ICC rankings

VVS Laxman rose seven places to a career-best sixth in the ICC Rankings for Test batsmen.

`Next goal is to topple India from Test top spot`

Upstaging India from the top of Test rankings would be South Africa`s top priority this season, said captain Graeme Smith.

England will test India’s supremacy!

Team India, which is no more just a ‘tiger at home’, will have to produce their best under their newly appointed coach Duncan Fletcher to maintain their Test supremacy against England.

England will test India’s supremacy!

Team India, which is no more just a ‘tiger at home’, will have to produce their best under their newly appointed coach Duncan Fletcher to maintain their Test supremacy against England.