Australia reclaim number one spot

19 Mar 2018

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Australia has reclaimed the number one spot on the ICC Women’s Team Rankings after completing a 3-0 series whitewash over India.

It sees Australia return to the top of the rankings since being displaced by England during the Ashes in November last year.

Australia defeated India by eight wickets, 60 runs and 97 runs respectively, taking a one point lead over England who they will face in the upcoming Tri-series commencing on Thursday in Mumbai. 

ICC Women's Team Rankings

Australia - 130

England - 129

New Zealand - 122

India - 114

West Indies - 100

South Africa - 93

Pakistan - 73

Sri Lanka – 65

T20I tri-series

First T20I Australia v India, Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai, March 22

Second T20I Australia v England, Brabourne Stadium, March 23

Fourth T20I Australia v India, Brabourne Stadium, March 26

Fifth T20I Australia v England, Brabourne Stadium, March 28

Final Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai, March 31

Commonwealth Bank Tour of India

Australia T20 squad: Meg Lanning (c), Rachael Haynes (vc), Nicola Carey, Ashleigh Gardner, Alyssa Healy, Jess Jonassen, Delissa Kimmince, Sophie Molineux, Beth Mooney, Ellyse Perry, Megan Schutt, Naomi Stalenberg, Elyse Villani, Amanda-Jade Wellington