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Imad displaces Tahir to become the number one T20 bowler

27 Jun 2017 | By Rishikesh Malkhede
ICC T20 rankings

Pakistan's Imad Wasim has become the number one T20 bowler with 780 points as per the recent rankings of the International Cricket Council (ICC).

He dethroned South Africa's Imran Tahir after his bad performance against England.

Indian youngster Jasprit Bumrah is second on the list with 764 points, followed by Tahir (744), Afghanistan's Rashid Khan (717) and West Indies' Samuel Badree (717).

In context: ICC T20 rankings

27 Jun 2017Imad displaces Tahir to become the number one T20 bowler

Another Indian in top 10

Ranked 10th, Ravichandran Ashwin is the second Indian bowler in the top 10 list of T20 bowlers. Veteran Ashish Nehra is placed on 19th position, while Ravindra Jadeja is on 24th.
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