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Shakib, Soumya, Riyad move up in T20I batsman ranking

 Sports Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 08:45 PM, 28 July 2021  

Shakib, Soumya, Riyad move up in T20I batsman ranking

Shakib, Soumya, Riyad move up in T20I batsman ranking

Ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan, opener Soumya Sarkar and Mahmudullah Riyad have climbed up in the T20I rankings following their good forms in the just-concluded T20 series against Zimbabwe. ICC released updated T20I rankings on Wednesday. 

Opener Mohammad Naim Sheikh is in the top position among Bangladeshis in the batsmen's rankings. The left-handed opener is in 32nd place. The majestic Soumya Sarkar who became the player of the series against Zimbabwe has risen 12 notches to 34th place.

Besides, captain Mahmudullah Riyad is also in the 34th position jointly with Soumya Sarkar. New Zealand captain Ken Williamson is in the same position. Besides, Shakib Al Hasan has moved up several places to the 62nd position.

Among others, Liton Das is 43rd, Tamim Iqbal is 68th and Mushfiqur Rahim is 77th position. All three have lost points due to not performing in the Zimbabwe series.

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