Pakistan slips to number 9 in ICC ODI rankings
Following the annual update in ICC ODI and T20 rankings Pakistan have slipped to 9th position in ODI rankings and are placed 7th in the T20 rankings.
According to a press release issued by the International Cricket Council West Indies have pushed Pakistan to 9th place and have swapped places withe 1992 World Cup winners.
The cut off date for the ICC events is 30th September 2017 and at that date teams which are the 7th highest ranked in the table will qualify for the World Cup 2019 along with the hosts England. Pakistan have to make their way back to the at least number 8 in order to qualify for the main event directly rather than playing the qualifying round.
According to details 2015 world cup champions Australia are ranked number one in ODI rankings while New Zealand are ranked number 1 in the T20 rankings.