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Shubman to Virat: 4 Indians who have become No.1 ICC ODI batsmen

Nov 10, 2023

ET Online

Shubman Gill

Shubman Gill has dethroned Pakistan's Babar Azam to become the No.1 ODI batsman in the world, according to ICC Rankings. (Image: Instagram/ Shubman Gill)

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Only the 4th

With a rating of 830 in the rankings, Gill is only the fourth Indian to top the ICC Men's ODI Player Rankings.

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Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar is among the four batsmen who have secured the No.1 position in the chart.

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The OG

In 1996, Sachin Tendulkar took the top rank for the first time, and he last held it in 2008. (Image: Instagram/ Sachin Tendulkar)

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MS Dhoni

Meanwhile, MS Dhoni is another batter who held the coveted position.

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Making history

Dhoni made it to the top of the list in 2006 when he broke Ricky Ponting's record for the fastest batter to achieve the top spot in just 38 innings.

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Virat Kohli

The third Indian to be ranked as the ICC No.1 ODI batter was Virat Kohli.

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Four years

After taking the top rank for the first time in 2013, Kohli remained there for four years, from 2017 to 2021.

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