First Time in the History of ICC T20 Bowler Ranking – 9 out of Top 10 Ranked bowlers are spinners

Yes you heard it right, it happened first time in the history of t-20 bowlers ranking that 9 out of top 10 ranked bowlers are spinners. The updated ranking released by ICC in October 2019 says so.  The only one fast bowler(pacer) who is among top 10 ICC ranking is from South Africa and he is Andile Phehlukwayo. Let’s see the bellow table of top 10 ranked bowlers in world cricket in the shorter format of cricket.

ICC Player Rankings for T20 Bowlers 2019

Position Player Country Rating Bowling Type
1 Rashid Khan AFG 757 Right-arm leg break
2 Imad Wasim PAK 715 Slow left-arm orthodox
3 Adil Rashid ENG 702 Right-arm leg break
4 Shadab Khan PAK 678 Leg break
5 Mitchell Santner NZ 673 Slow left-arm orthodox
6 Adam Zampa AUS 672 Leg break
7 Andile Phehlukwayo SA 668 Right-arm fast-medium
8 Shakib Al Hasan BAN 663 Slow left-arm orthodox
9 Mujeeb Ur Rahman AFG 652 Right-arm off break
10 Ish Sodhi NZ 637 Right-arm leg break

*Note : As of  – 09 October 2019 ICC ranking.