New Delhi, December 20: India ranked no. 1 on the MRF Tyres ICC Test Team Rankings. India has ended 2016 after registering a 4-0 victory over England in the five-match series.
4-0 defeat means England slips behind Australia, Pakistan and South Africa in fifth place.
Top placed side of the rankings on 1 April receive $1 Million. The Second-Placed side will be awarded $ 500,000 and Third and Fourth placed sides will receive $ 200,000 and 100,000 each.
England which had started the series tied with Australia on 105 points has slipped from second to fifth.
India has moved to 120 points in the last Test team rankings update of 2016.
England which started the series tied with Australia on 105 points has slipped from second to fifth position.
The MRF Tyres ICC Test Team Rankings have seen amazing this year, with Australia, Pakistan, and India all holding the top ranking between 21 August and 11 October.
Virat Kohli led the side and awarded the ICC Test Championship Mace on October 11.
MRF Tyres ICC Test Team Rankings (as on 20 December, after the India v England series)
Rank Team Points
1 India 120 (+5)
2 Australia 105
3 Pakistan 102
4 South Africa 102
5 England 101 (-4)
6 New Zealand 96
7 Sri Lanka 96
8 West Indies 69
9 Bangladesh 65
10 Zimbabwe 05
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