Monday, 7 February 2011
Bangladesh ahead of the Caribbeans in ICC ODI ranking.
The Tigers' rich form twined with the recent ODI series defeat of West Indies in Sri Lanka have pushed Bangladesh ahead of the Caribbeans in International Cricket Council's ODI ranking.
Bangladesh have moved up to the eighth position, pushing West Indies one place below. This is Bangladesh's best position in ODI ranking so far.
Though rating of both Bangladesh and West Indies is the same – 66, Bangladesh gained lead in the ranking when total points of the two teams were considered.
From 32 matches, Bangladesh have 2121 points whereas West Indies have 1321 points from 20 matches. Australia top the table with 5617 points from 43 matches.