Pradeep, Dimuth and Mathews climb in ICC Test rankings

Sri Lanka all-rounder Angelo Mathews has gained two places to reach 17th position after scores of 83 and two at Galle, while batsman Dimuth Karunaratne (up three places to 36th) and pace bowler Nuwan Pradeep (up three places to a career-best 30th) are the others to move up the rankings.


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The highest improvement showed SL Test batter is Upul Tharanga , who climbed +4 notches up in his ICC rankings Galle Test vs ind and now at his career best Test Rank 41.

During Tharanga's frequently shattered Test stint since recalled after 7 year layoff in Jul 2014, He had steadily progressed from Rank 72 where he was when recalled in 2014, to current Rank 41.

Upul Tharanga's highly impressive progress in ICC Test batting rtank:

2014 Jul - ICC rank 72
2017 Jul - ICC rank 41

Tharanga's Ranking improved by +31 notches up in 14 tests he played over past 3 years since recalled in 2014 (14 Tests - 1027 runs @ 40 Av - 2 x100+/ 5 x50+). This is the Highest progress shown by any SL test batter during this period.

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