The Indian women’s cricket team player Smriti Mandhana comes in between Alyssa Healy and Meg Lanning. Now, don’t get us wrong of what we said, it was not about any kind of fight or anything, but about Mandhana’s rise in the ICC ranking to the second spot with 731 rating points. Previously, it was only Alyssa and Meg, topping the charts, but this time it was Smriti Mandhanawho rose a few levels with her impressive, three game ODI series against England.
100% Cricket Superstar Smriti Mandhana is on the rise in the latest @MRFWorldwide ICC Women’s Player Rankings 📈— ICC (@ICC) September 20, 2022
In joining her in the league of rising stars, her other teammates, Harmanpreet Kaur (Captain), rose four places up to ninth whereas Yashika Bhatia rose up to 8 spots coming to 37th.
Another Indian player Deepti Sharma collected a two-wicket haul during the same game (last T20I match) which led her to 12th spot in the ICC Women Rankings (T20).
Just below Smriti Mandhana, is Meg Lanning with 725 ICC rating points, Sophie Divine with 715 rating points, whereas TahiliaMcgrath from Australia with 704 rating points. Well speaking of Smriti again from One Day International, she also has risen to 3 levels with 698 ICC rating points, placed on the 7th position.
It seems that Smriti is enjoying her time of life and will continue leading in the coming future.