India retains No.1 ICC ODI spot, England comes second
India has retained the No.1 spot in the ICC ODI Rankings while England finished second on the table at the April 1 cut-off date.
According to the Daily Times, India, with 119 rating points, will receive the shield along with a cheque of 1,75,000 dollars while England, with 117 rating points, will receive a cheque of 75,000 dollars for finishing second.
Australia stood in the third place with 116 rating points, while South Africa, who defeated Pakistan 4-2 in the recent ODI series, came in the fourth place at 112 ratings points.
Meanwhile, in the ICC ODI Player Rankings for batsmen, India’s Virat Kohli is ranked third with South Africa captain AB de Villiers being at the top of the list following his man of the series performance in the five-match series against Pakistan, the report added.