Stuart Broad climbs to third place in the latest ICC Test ranking for bowlers

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England pacer Stuart Broad, who was surprisingly dropped from the England Test squad for the opening Test against the Indies, left everyone amazed at the end of the recently concluded England-West Indies series.

Broad surges to the third position in MRF Tyres ICC Men’s Test Player Ranking

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After a starring performance in the final Test against Indies, which England won by 269 runs, Broad reached the third position among bowlers in the MRF Tyres ICC Men’s Test Player Ranking.

The formerly top-ranked bowler finished with a match haul of 10 for 67 during which he stroked the triumph of 500 Test wickets.

Broad has also attained seven places with the bat after his 62 off 45 balls in the first innings, the joint-third fastest for England in Test history, and surged three places among all-rounders to 11th.

Another England bowler to boost is Chris Woakes, whose five-wicket haul in the second innings has heaved him to 20th position and a career-best rating points tally of 654.

England opener Rory Burns has also attained in the latest update, gaining 13 spots to reach 17th position after scores of 57 and 90 at Old Trafford, the first time the 29-year-old left-hander has shifted into the top 20.

For the West Indies, Shai Hope has attained two slots to achieve 68th position while fast Kemar Roach has amassed one slot to attain 15th place after picking four wickets in England’s first innings.

Also Read Cricketers congratulate Stuart Broad on reaching 500 Test wickets

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