Noted England all-rounder Chris Woakes has made a quantum jump in the ICC Test rankings and has moved closer to India's K R Ashwin. Woakes won his team by three wickets in the first test match played in England. With this victory, England have taken a lead of 10 in the three-match Test series. He also received the ICC Test all-rounder ranking for England's stunning win. Woakes has gained two places in the ICC Test all-rounder's rankings and has moved up to 7th position with 273 points.
While R Ashwin of India is at 5th position with 281 points in this list. Stuart Broad also joined the top 10 in the list of All-rounders in the rankings. He has earned a place profit. The stock number one test remains on the allrounder's chair. However, he has suffered a loss in the rankings of the batsmen.
Stocks was unable to score against Pakistan. He was fourth in the Test batsmen's rankings before landing in the series against Pakistan, but after the flop in both innings by Manchester, he has reached 7th position. With this victory over Pakistan, England not only strengthened its position at the third position in the ICC World Test Championship point table, but also narrowed the gap between India at number one, Australia at number two and themselves. England have 266 points after this win and could push Australia down another run after winning the second Test match. Australia is in second place with 296 points. England will also get very close to the Indian team with this. India is at the top with 360 points.