Pakistan’s Historic Victory to Get No.3 Position in Test Ranking

Abu Dhabi- Pakistan Cricket Team played very well and showed their momentum in Test Cricket after a long time against world’s best team Australia. Not only winning test Series but also whitewash Australia by 2-0 after 20 years.

Pakistan’s History Victory to Get No.3 Position in Test Ranking

All Team played very well and Younis Khan, Azhar Ali and Skipper Misbah Ul Haq played vital role in pakistan’s Historic Victory.

In Second test Match there was huge target of 603 for Australia and all team out at the score of 246. The top scorer was smith who scored 97.

Pakistani players Records

Younis Khan and Misbah Ul Haq with their fantastic batting earned many praises and greetings from Spectators and from all over the world.

Younis Khan first time scored three consecutive hundreds against Australia and set world record. He also broke record of Sachin Tendulkar who scored 403 runs by his 468 runs in two test matches.

While Misbah Ul Haq pakistan’s Skipper made his career’s fastest hundred for Pakistan. He scored 101 Runs by just 56 balls in Test Match against Australia.

Pakistan’s ICC Test Ranking

By Historic Win against Australia after 20 Years Pakistan reached to ICC Test Ranking No.3 Position by gaining 7 rating points behind the South Africa and Australia.

Though Pakistan had won 5 test series against Australia but the last came in 1994.

ICC Test Ranking lost Australia 6 points but retain the second spot in Test Ranking. ICC has also added financial support for Pakistan as it comes in the top four stands. The cut-off date every year is April 1 but with the ICC World Cup scheduled for 2015, the cut-off date will be January 7.

The Top Ranked country in Test Matches by ICC on January 7, 2015 will gain USD 500,000; the second position will get USD 390,000, while the third and fourth Position will Get USD 280,000 and USD 170,000 respectively.

The Current ICC Test Ranking countries are as follows:



Rating Points

1 South Africa 124
2 Australia 117
3 Pakistan 105
4 England 104
5 Sri Lanka 101
6 India 96
7 New Zealand 93
8 West Indies 75
9 Zimbabwe 39
10 Bangladesh 19
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