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ICC Test Rankings: Mohammed Shami breaks into top 10 in bowling
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ICC Test Rankings: Mohammed Shami breaks into top 10 in bowling

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Dubai, Nov 17: After a stellar performance in the just-concluded Indore Test against Bangladesh, Indian pacer Mohammed Shami on Sunday achieved his career-best position in the latest ICC Test Rankings.

Shami's bowling figures of 3 for 27 and 4 for 31 lifted him eight places to seventh position. His 790 rating points are the third best for an India pace bowler with only Kapil Dev (877) and Jasprit Bumrah (832) have recorded more points.

Ravichandran Ashwin remained in the top 10 for bowlers, while moving back to fourth position among all-rounders. For Bangladesh, Mushfiqur Rahim's knocks of 43 and 64 helped him gain five places and reach 30th position while Liton Das has moved up from 92nd to 86th position. Pacer Abu Jayed, who took four wickets in the first test, advanced 18 slots to take 62nd position after only six Tests.