India retained its top position in the latest One Day International (ODI) rankings which were released by the International Cricket Council (ICC) in Dubai on 17 September 2013.
India occupied the number one position with 123 rating points followed by Australia with 115 and England with 111 points.
India’s Virat Kohli is at number four while skipper Dhoni is at number seven. Ravindra Jadeja tops the list of ODI bowlers along with Caribbean Sunil Narine and is followed by Pakistan’s Saeed Ajmal.
In the All rounders category, Ravindra Jadeja is placed third after Pakistan’s Mohammed Hafeez and Sakib Ul Hassan of Bangladesh.
India is at the top of ODI format since February 2013 when it defeated England 3-2 at home to regain the top place.
About International Cricket Council (ICC)
• The International Cricket Council (ICC) is the global governing body for international cricket, encompassing men's, women's and youth participation and competition.
• ICC was founded as the Imperial Cricket Conference in 1909 by representatives from England, Australia and South Africa.
• ICC is responsible for the administration of men's and women's cricket including the management of playing conditions and officials for Test Match and One-Day International (ODI) cricket and the staging of international cricket events for men, women and juniors.