Saeed Ajmal tops ICC ODI bowlers list

Bowlers Shahid Afiridi and Muhammad Hafeez take seventh and eight positions in ODI bowler rankings.


Express November 24, 2011

Pakistan cricketer Saeed Ajmal has moved to the number one slot in the new One Day International (ODI) bowler rankings released by the International Cricket Council (ICC).

The off-spinner earned the top position after his performance in the series against Sri Lanka held in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Ajmal is also rated at the ninth position in the Test bowlers of the world.

Bowlers Shahid Afiridi and Muhammad Hafeez bagged the seventh and eight positions of the top 10 ODI bowlers, respectively.

In team rankings, Pakistan moved up from the sixth position to fifth after defeating Sri Lanka in the ODI series.

Pakistan stands at the sixth position in the ICC Test rankings.

Earlier, Pakistan wrapped up the last of the five match limited overs one day international against Sri Lanka with a three-wicket win in Abu Dhabi, and won the series 4-1.

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mutti | 9 years ago | Reply

i m proud of u ajmal bhai. u r doing great job for pakistan team. i hope u wil continue ur good work and keep troubling the worlds best batsmen. i still remember ur great bowling against sachin tendulkar in the WC 2011 semi final. This time a huge responsibility on u to take pakistan to victory stand against England. i hope u wil bowl better than Graeme swan.................. best of luck Saeed ajmal.... beast of luck Pakistan.....

AMEER HAMZA | 9 years ago | Reply

great bowler and cogragulation saeed bhai

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