Dubai: Pakistan test cricket team stopped journey toward progress in test cricket because India beat South Africa by 3-0 and got 2nd position in ranking that’s why Pakistan went from 3rd to 4th in ranking.
Few months ago, Pakistan toured to Sri Lanka and played three match test series and also played one day and twenty cricket series. Pakistan beated Sri Lanka by 2-1 and got best figure in ranking that figure is number two.
After that New Zealand toured to Australia and beated by kangaroos, they got 2nd position from Pakistan and green shirts take 3rd position.
India also beat South Africa in 3rd test and wins the test series, the result is that kangaroos left 2nd position for blue caps and they reached on 3rd position due to better points.
Proteins takes top position in ranking by 114 points, then India gets 2nd position in ranking by 110 points, Australia on 3rd position by 109 points and for 4th position Pakistan takes 106 points.
If South Africa wants to maintain his first position in test ranking then necessary for proteins to makes fight against England in home series and also beats England till the cutoff date of first April.
If proteins defeated in his home series against England then Australia got first position because he will play 3 matches test series against West Indies which starts on next week.
West Indies also on 8th position in ranking and on number six New Zealand will play with Sri Lanka in Colombo. During this time Pakistan does not play against any team according to the ICC schedule due to this reason further decline cannot be ruled out.
In test format Pakistan also gives good performance in captaincy of Skipper Misbah- ul-Haq from last two, three years.