Published On: Thu, Aug 18th, 2016

Pakistan Successfully Achieves 2nd Rank In ICC Test Match Team Rankings


Latest ranking of International Cricket Council (ICC) after the test matches of different countries is released on 17 August 2016 and in this raking Pakistan successfully achieves the second position.


In 2016 a series of test matches is played between the teams of different countries such as Pakistan vs England or India vs West Indies after the performance of 10 different countries in these matches International Cricket Council (ICC) arrange these teams according to their points.


As per old ranking list Australia is on the first number but situations or conditions all the time don’t remain the same and in Test mast Australia vs Sri Lanka Australia lost 10 points and loose its position now India after winning all the Test matches from West Indies is on first position with 112 and show the word that India is the best team in the world.

Now on the other side Pakistani Cricket team is showing great progress in the field of Cricket as in the last year 2015 when Pakistan defeats England with 2-0 got the second rank in ranking list and that was the peak point for Pakistan as International Cricket Council (ICC) ranking list stared from year 2003 and in 2015 for the first ever time Pakistan got the second position.

Now in the ranking list of 2016 Pakistan maintain its position with 111 points and this year again Pakistan faces England in the Lord Stadium and win 2 test matches first one and the last one other two matches are won by the English team not even a sing is draw.

Raking list by International Cricket Council (ICC) of 2016

ICC Test Ranking August 2016
Rank Country Points
1 India 112
2 Pakistan 111
3 Australia 108
4 England 108
5 New Zealand 99
6 Sri Lanka 95
7 South Africa 92
8 West Indies 65
9 Bangladesh 57
10 Zimbabwe 8