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New Zealand retain third position in ICC rankings, India at second spot
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New Zealand retain third position in ICC rankings, India at second spot

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Dubai, Feb 20: After completing a 3-0 win against Bangladesh in One Day International (ODI) home series, New Zealand retained the third position in the ICC Men’s ODI Team Rankings, International Cricket Council said in a statement on Wednesday.

Meanwhile, India are on the second position in the rankings behind England. According to the statement, New Zealand were in third position before losing a preceding series to India by a 4-1 margin, slipping down and starting the series against Bangladesh in fourth position, with 111 points and behind South Africa on decimal points.

This whitewash against Bangladesh helped the Kiwis' team to overtake South Africa and reach 112 points, 10 points behind second placed India in the list led by England with 126 points.

Bangladesh have lost three points and are now on 90 points, but remain in seventh position. (UNI)