The mysteries of the ICC points system has seen Kagiso Rabada slip off the No 1 position in the ICC Test bowling rankings.
The Proteas will join India at the top of the ICC Test rankings – if they can pull off a clean sweep in the three-match series.
Morne Morkel’s five-for against Zimbabwe lifted him into the top 10 of the ICC Test bowlers’ rankings.
Kagiso Rabada dropped to third on the ICC Test rankings, while Dale Steyn holds firmly onto eighth spot.
India have gone to No 1 on the ODI rankings after guaranteeing a series win against Australia.
Virat Kohli solidified his status as the world’s best ODI batsman, after equalling Sachin Tendulkar’s record as the highest-rated Indian batsman in ODI rankings history.
Hashim Amla, Kagiso Rabada, Vernon Philander and Dale Steyn hang on to their ICC rankings, as India extend their lead over the Proteas in the Test rankings.
Hashim Amla and Quinton de Kock have slipped down in the latest ICC Test batting rankings.
AB de Villiers and Kagiso Rabada have dropped down the ICC rankings, after the Proteas’ disappointing exit from the Champions Trophy.
The Proteas have dropped two places to fifth place on the latest T20 team rankings, following the ICC’s annual update.
Kagiso Rabada has jumped above Dale Steyn as the No 1 ranked SA Test bowler after ending top wicket-taker in the series against Sri Lanka.
Quinton de Kock and Kagiso Rabada have achieved career-best positions in the ICC rankings after their stand-out performances in the first Test against Australia.
Dale Steyn has moved back to No 1 in the ICC bowling rankings following his excellent displays against New Zealand.