Cheteshwar Pujara still 6th in latest ICC Test rankings, Virat Kohli retains 20th spot

Virat Kohli retains his place at 20th position, while Cheteshwar Pujara continues to be the lone Indian in top-10 Test batting charts. R Ashwin still leads the all-rounders' list.

Updated: November 25, 2013 17:25 IST
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Dubai: Cheteshwar Pujara retained his sixth position to be the highest-placed Indian batsman, while Virat Kohli also maintained his 20th spot in the latest ICC Test rankings issued, in Dubai on Monday. (Read: Run-machine Virat Kohli tops ODI charts)

Pujara, who top scored with 113 in Sachin Tendulkar's 200th and final Test at the Wankhede Stadium, and Kohli are the only two Indian batsmen to figure in the table, which is headed by South Africa's AB de Villiers.

England captain Alastair Cook made a comeback to the top-10 after he moved up a place to be at 10th.

Australia's David Warner, meanwhile, broke into the top-20 for the first time in his career as he has jumped 18 places to the 17th spot following his knock of 124 in the second innings of the Brisbane Test against England.

In the Test bowlers' rankings, Ravichandra Ashwin and Pragyan Ojha remained at fifth and ninth spots, respectively but Zaheer Khan, who was recalled to India squad for South Africa tour, has slipped two places to be at 20th position.

Dale Steyn of South Africa continues to rule the roost in the bowlers' list, followed by teammate Vernon Philander.

Mitchell Johnson, the star of Australia's 381-run win over England in the first Ashes Test at Brisbane, made a return to top-20.

Johnson finished with figures of four for 61 and five for 42 for which he has been rewarded with a jump of four places to be in the 19th position.

For England, the biggest mover was Stuart Broad, who gained four places to be at seventh.

In the all-rounders' chart, Ashwin continues to hold on to the top position.

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