Babar Azam, Pakistan’s all-format captain, overtook India’s Virat Kohli in the ICC Test batter rankings. He is now ranked eighth in the world, while Kohli has dropped down to ninth. He is now ranked above Kohli in all three formats of the game. Moreover, he is the only batter in the world to be ranked in the top 10 of all three formats.
Babar is already ranked as the top batsman in both ODIs and T20Is. Kohli is ranked number two for ODIs and eleven for T20Is.