India scrape to No. 1 ranking in ODIs

India have reclaimed the No. 1 ranking in one-day internationals for the first time in three years. by finishing 0.20 rating points ahead of England after their 3-2 victory in the ODI series.

India had become the top ranked side after winning the third ODI on January 19 and held onto the spot, aided by South Africa’s loss in their home series against New Zealand.

But they ended the series by being beaten, losing by seven wickets in Dharamsala, India’s highest international venue. MS Dhoni had lost the toss on a chilly morning and England’s fast bowlers struck three times in the first ten overs and reduced the hosts to 79 for 5 in the 22nd over. Read more
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