Pakistan rise to 4th in ICC T20I rankings


ISLAMABAD, April 3 (APP): Two-time reigning champion West Indies and 2009 ICC World Twenty20 champion Pakistan have swapped places in the MRF Tyres ICC T20I Team Rankings following the conclusion of the four-match series in Port of Spain.
Pakistan won the series by 3-1 after thrashing West Indies in the
final fixture on Sunday.
According to the latest rankings issued by the ICC Pakistan are now at
number four position.
The West Indies had started the series in fourth position on 116 points, while Pakistan had begun in sixth position on 113 points.
However, following the fourth match in Port of Spain, Pakistan have
jumped to fourth place on 116 points, while West Indies have slipped to sixth position on 112 points.
The table is headed by New Zealand (127), which leads 2007 winner
India by three points.
South Africa is third on 117 points. 2010 champion England is between
Pakistan and the West Indies in fifth position.