IND vs SL Mohammed Siraj 5 Wicket Record Asia Cup 2023 FInal

Mohammed Siraj becomes number 1 ODI Bowler: Before the ODI World Cup 2023, Team India has got a big good news. Mohammad Siraj is currently at number one. 1 ODI bowler in the world. Siraj has jumped 8 places in the latest ICC rankings. He has overtaken Josh Hazlewood at the top.

Mohammed Siraj’s stormy innings to bowl out Sri Lanka for 50 in Colombo has helped him top the ICC men’s ODI bowling rankings charts. The Asia Cup winning spell of 6/21 made him the talk of the town. Siraj was earlier on this post in March 2023. But later he was overtaken by Josh Hazlewood.

Siraj’s performance in Asia Cup
Siraj took 10 wickets in the tournament at an average of 12.2. This helped him jump eight places in the latest rankings update and overtake Hazlewood, Trent Boult, Rashid Khan and Mitchell Starc. Siraj is going to be very important for the Indian team in the ODI World Cup, so this ranking will definitely benefit him.

ICC ODI Rankings 2023: Top 5 bowlers in ODI:

  • Mohammad Siraj-India
  • Josh Hazlewood-Australia
  • Mujeeb Ur Rehman-Afghanistan
  • Rashid Khan-Afghanistan
  • Mitchell Starc-Australia

In the ODI batting rankings, Babar Azam has managed to remain at the top position despite his poor performance in the Asia Cup. Except for the game against Nepal, Babar failed miserably and could not perform anything special. Babar’s average performance in other games of the tournament was a major reason why Pakistan performed very poorly during the Super Four and failed to make it to the summit clash.

India’s Shubman Gill is still at number one. 2nd place with total 814 rating points. Gill scored a century against Bangladesh in the Asia Cup, which ended in a defeat and for his batting excellence, he scored two half-centuries and an unbeaten 27.