Surya is breathing down Babar’s neck in the current Asia Cup. In this situation, the Indian batsman can occupy the top spot in the T20 ranking in the India-Pakistan Super Four match on Sunday in the Asia Cup.
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Dubai: Surya vs. Babar Azam. Suryakumar Yadav, the star batsman of Indian team, is in a strong fight with Babar Azam in the fight to occupy the top spot in the ICC T20 batsmen’s rankings. (Suryakumar Yadav). Surya is breathing down Babar’s neck in the current Asia Cup. India-Pakistan on Sunday in the Asia Cup (India vs Pakistan) The Indian batsman can occupy the top spot in the T20 ranking in the Super Four match itself. Pakistan captain Babar Azam can be knocked down (Babar Azam).
Suryakumar made his debut in the jersey of the Indian team in March 2021. Made it to the national team after a great performance for Mumbai Indians in the IPL. Since then, this T20 specialist batsman has been aiming for the throne of ICC banking. SKY took 506 days to become the best T20 batsman in the country, leaving behind Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma. The number of runs played in 25 matches is 758. Average is 40. Strike rate 179. A century and seven fifties in a total of 23 innings.
How can Suryakumar dethrone Babur?
- Babar Azam tops the ranking table with 818 points.
- Mohammad Rizwan is in third place with 796 points.
- Suryakumar is in third place, currently with 792 points
- If Surya can play a big innings in the match against Pakistan on Sunday, he can top the two Pakistani openers and go to the top spot.
- At the same time, Babar and Rizwan have to fail in the Asia Cup.
- Even if it doesn’t happen on Sunday, in that case Surya can reach the target in the next match of the Super Four.
How is ICC T20 Ranking determined?
- The batsman who scores more runs in the second innings gets more points. At the same time the points depend on fifties and hundreds.
- Batters who can score runs in the critical moments of the match will get more rating points.
- Batters get maximum rating points in low scoring matches.
- If the team scores the highest in the match and the team wins the match, the batsmen get more runs.
- Bonus points if this feat is against a stronger team.
- Unbeaten gets bonus points.
On his T20 debut against England, Surya hit a six off Nataraj shot by Jofra Archer. Since then he has been one of the most important members of the Indian team in white ball cricket. Suryakumar is an asset to the Men in Blue in the ongoing Asia Cup and the upcoming T20 World Cup. Comfortable to play the role of a finisher at No. 3, 4, 5 and 6 or 7 in the batting order.