SL over take 6th place in test ranking

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Lahore

Sri Lanka has over taken Pakistan to take sixth place in the ICC test team ranking after green shirts 2-0 loss in the test series at UAE. Pakistan middle-order batsman Asad Shafiq, who scored his 11th Test century, has gained seven places to reach 28th position while captain Sarfraz Ahmed has gained one place to reach 32nd position, said the information made available here on Wednesday.
Pace bowler Wahab Riaz’s five wickets in the match have seen him overtake India’s Umesh Yadav to take 24th position while Haris Sohail has gained 35 places to reach 83rd rank.
Lankan Dimuth Karun aratne’s scores of 196 and seven have seen him move up nine places to 17th position, the first time he is in the top 20.—APP