Rohit, Kohli slip; Ashwin rises up in ICC Test rankings

R. Ashwin is now placed second among all-rounders; Ravindra Jadeja retains top spot.

R. Ashwin is placed second among all-rounders as well as bowlers, in the latest ICC rankings.   -  K. Murali Kumar

India captain Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli moved down a rung each to be placed 8th and 10th, respectively, in the latest ICC Test rankings released on Wednesday.

ALSO READ - Statsman: Rohit Sharma in elite list of Indian captains

Rohit, who continued to remain the top-ranked Indian in the batters' chart, moved down a place to 8th. He has 754 points, while Kohli, who has 742 rating points moved to the 10th position. Ravindra Jadeja retained the top position among all-rounders, while Ravichandran Ashwin displaced West Indies' Jason Holder to be second.

Ashwin and pace spearhead Jasprit Bumrah continued to hold on to their second and fourth positions, respectively, in the bowlers' chart. In the ODI rankings, Kohli remained second while Rohit climbed up a place to fourth.

Bumrah, who is the only Indian in the top 10 among bowlers, remained sixth.

For more updates, follow Sportstar on :