Wednesday Apr 06 2022

Imam-ul-Haq makes his way to top 3 in ICC ODI batting rankings

Pakistan cricketer Imam ul Haq. — Twitter/@Crickettalkss
Pakistan cricketer Imam ul Haq. — Twitter/@Crickettalkss

After a smashing win in the three-match one day series against Australia at Gaddafi Stadium, opening batter Imam ul Haq made his way to the top three International Cricket Council (ICC) Men's ODI batting rankings for his impressive performance.

The flamboyant batter reached the third spot while star batter Babar Azam remains on top. 

— Twitter/@ICC
— Twitter/@ICC

"Imam-ul-Haq makes significant gains," wrote ICC on its Instagram account. 

Referring to the recent Pakistan vs Australia series, the statement also said: "Pakistan players make major movements in the @MRFWorldwide ICC Men's Player Rankings for ODIs and Tests after #PAKvAUS series." 

Earlier, Haq had taken over the 10th spot from the 12th after scoring 103 runs in the first ODI on 96 balls.

During the one day series, Haq scored two centuries and 89 runs in the third match of the series.