Indian left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja has joined teammate Ravichandran Ashwin at the top of the ICC Test Rankings for Bowlers. The Indian spin duo both have 892 points to their names.
In the Bengaluru Test against Australia, Jadeja picked up a six-wicket haul in the first innings while Ashwin achieved the same in the second.
Australian fast bowler Josh Hazlewood, who also took a six-wicket haul in the same Test, is third in the rankings – with a career-best 863 points.
Left-arm quick Mitchell Starc, on the other hand, is tenth – sharing the spot with New Zealand’s Neil Wagner.
The top 10 bowlers in the rankings can be seen in the gallery above.
Ashwin & Jadeja are now both No. 1 bowlers in ICC rankings.— Bharath Seervi (@SeerviBharath) March 8, 2017
Last time 2 bowlers shared the No. 1 spot - Steyn & Muralitharan in April 2008.