Mithali highest placed Indian in ICC T20 rankings

Ninth-placed Amita Sharma and Goswami, at 11th, were the two Indian players to figure in the all-rounders' list.

hidden, Oct, 08 2012

Skipper Mithali Raj was the highest placed Indian in the latest ICC T20I Women's Rankings as she remained static in the third position in the batting chart even as Jhulan Goswami fell a place to be fourth in the bowling list.

Mithali has 656 points while Goswami has 645.

Harpreet Kaur (ninth) and Poonam Raut (20th) were the other two Indians who figured in the batting chart.

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Ninth-placed Amita Sharma and Goswami, at 11th, were the two Indian players to figure in the all-rounders' list.

Jess Cameron, who scored a match-winning 45 to help Australia retain the ICC Women's World Twenty20 trophy, moved up two places to fourth.

Cameron was named player of the match in Australia's thrilling four-run victory against England.

There were also improvements for teammates Meg Lanning, Alex Blackwell and Alyssa Healy with six from Australia now in the top 20 batting rankings list is still led by England's Sarah Taylor.

Julie Hunter's two wickets in the final after her five for 22 against the West Indies in the semi-final lifted her seven places to fifth in the rankings which is topped by her Australia team mate Lisa Sthalekar.

The all-rounders' table is also headed by Sthalekar who toppled West Indies' Stafanie Taylor at the top.

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Published Date: Oct 08, 2012 | Updated Date: Oct 08, 2012



Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 4493 125
2 South Africa 3395 110
3 England 4497 105
4 New Zealand 3114 97
5 Australia 3294 97
Rank Team Points Rating
1 South Africa 5957 119
2 Australia 5505 117
3 India 5266 117
4 England 5645 113
5 New Zealand 5123 111
Rank Team Points Rating
1 New Zealand 1625 125
2 England 1962 123
3 Pakistan 2417 121
4 West Indies 2222 117
5 India 2183 115