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Australia replaced India in second position in ICC Test Team rankings

Mar 7, 2014 17:17 IST

Australia on 5 March 2014 replaced India at the number two position in the Test team rankings of cricket. This place was achieved by Australia after they defeated South Africa by 245-run in the third and final Test match in Cape Town.

Australia who replaced India at the second position in test rankings entered the three test-matches series with South Africa at third position.
• This second-position has won Australia a cash award of 370000 US dollars
• India will have to settle with 265000 US dollars
• South Africa at the top position will receive 475000 US dollars
• England which is at forth rank will receive 160000 US dollars

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Rankings of test playing cricketing nations

Rank

Team

Matches

Points

Rating

1

South Africa

34

4332

127

2

Australia

43

4946

115

3

India

39

4359

112

4

England

44

4713

107

5

Pakistan

29

2890

100

6

Sri Lanka

33

2953

89

7

New Zealand

37

3224

87

8

West Indies

29

2516

87

9

Zimbabwe

11

372

34

10

Bangladesh

19

359

19

 

 

 

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