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Babar Azam dethrones Virat Kohli, becomes No. 1 batsman in ODIs

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Pakistan star batsman Babar Azam became the No. 1 ODI batsman, replacing Indian skipper Virat Kohli, on Wednesday.

With 865 points, Babar is the new No. 1 ODI batsman followed by Kohli (857 points) and Rohit Sharma (825 points).

“The Pakistan captain has overtaken Virat Kohli to become the No.1 batsman in the latest @MRFWorldwide ICC men’s ODI rankings,” ICC tweeted to congratulate Babar.

Babar became only the fourth from his country to attain the position.Zaheer Abbas (1983-84), Javed Miandad (1988-89), and Mohammad Yousuf (2003) as the number one ODI batsman are among the compatriots who’ve achieved the feat for Pakistan.

In Tests, Babar has attained a best of fifth position and is currently ranked sixth while in T20Is he is third but has been number one in the past.

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