Guwahati News Desk: New Zealand for the first time in history seizes the number one position in the ICC Test rankings after defeating Pakistan by an innings and 176 runs in the second Test in Christchurch, on Wednesday.
The ICC tweeted:
“A huge victory in the second Test has propelled New Zealand to the No.1 spot in the @MRFWorldwide ICC Test Team Rankings.”
New Zealand now has 118 points, two more than Australia and four more than India. England (106) and South Africa (96) complete the top-five.