Indian batsman Suryakumar Yadav has made his position on no.2 in ICC T20 rankings , according to the report. Suryakumar Yadav was part of Indian team that when they won by 7 wickets on last 3rd T20 match against West Indies. Suryakumar Yadav’s Fantastic contribution towards the match which is now ranked among the best batsmen in ICC T20 Rankings.
Suryakumar made his debut for India on 2021 season against England at the home ground at Ahmedabad. After that match, he became one of the promising star with his fabulous debuting knock, He has so far scored 648 T20 runs at an average of 38.11 and a strike rate of 175.60. His big jump in the rankings came last month, when he scored his first T20I century against England at Trent Bridge. That innings lifted Suryakumar Yadav up 44 places to No. 5 in the ICC Ranking table. with his phenomenal strike rate and so far he continues the same. His latest match-winning knock of 76 from 44 balls in the third T20 International against West Indies at Basseterre on Tuesday saw him move from No. 4 to No. 2, past No.2 batsmen ‘Mohammad Rizwan’ and No. 3 south african batsmen ‘Aiden Markram’, who are now at Nos. 3 and 4 respectively. England batsmen Dawid Malan is at No. 5.
But Question is Can Suryakumar Yadav surpass Babar Azam in ICC T20 rankings.?
Meanwhile, Babar Azam is the only batsmen in the top 1 in two international formats (ODIs and T20Is,) at the moment. This might not change immediately, but Babar Azam might end up losing the top spot in T20I to Suryakumar Yadav, with two games left for India to play on Saturday and Sunday against West Indies and In Babar Azam’s case. Pakistan’s next T20I fixture only at the Asia Cup at the end of August, where they start against Mighty India. So, it is possible to surpass Babar Azam in ICC T20 rankings. Please tell us in the comment section below what do you think.