New Delhi: India opener Smriti Mandhana and fast bowler Jhulan Goswami retained their top spots in the ICC Women’s ODI player rankings.
The top five saw no change as Ellyse Perry of Australia, Kiwi captain Amy Satterthwaite, India captain Mithali Raj, and West Indies captain Stafanie Taylor, all retained their places.
In the bowlers’ rankings, Australia’s Jess Jonnasen, Pakistan’s Sana Mir, Megan Schutt of Australia and Shikha Pandey of India form the list led by Goswami.
Meanwhile, Australian are on the verge of qualification after only 12 matches, as they lead the ICC Women’s Championship table with 22 points. England has moved up to second place in the point table with 18 points from 15 matches.
India are at the third spot with 16 points from 15 matches while New Zealand have 14 points from 15 matches while South Africa have 13 from 12 matches, to settle at fourth and fifth positions, respectively.