Mumbai: Team India reclaimed number one spot after win the Indore Test on Tuesday and complete the 3-0 whitewash against New Zealand.
Master Blaster Sachin Tendulker congratulated the team on reclaiming the top spot In ICC test rankings. Team India reached number one spot with 115 points. Virat kohli win four test matches in back to back on December 2014, after the retirement of M.S.Dhoni.
India captain Virat Kohli was on Tuesday presented with the ICC Test Championship mace for leading his team to the top of the Test Team Rankings. The mace was presented by former India captain and ICC Cricket Hall of Famer Sunil Gavaskar at a ceremony following the team’s sublime 321 run win against New Zealand in Indore that also ensured a 3-0 whitewash – first for Virat Kohli-led side.
This is also the fourth time that India have become the No.1 team in the ICC Test rankings. They were on top of the table between November 2009 to August 2011, a brief period between January-February 2016 and then in August 2016.