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ICC ODI batsmen ranking: 3 Indians in top 10 have a chance to improve their positions during Bangladesh series
Well, in terms of the latest ICC list of top ten ODI batsmen, three Indian cricketers namely Virat Kohli, Shikhar Dhawan and MS Dhoni have found place. South African skipper, AB De Villiers is leading the list with 902 points, followed by Sri Lanka's Kumara Sangakara at the second position with 862 points. Famous Proteas batsman, Hashim Amla is firmly standing at the third position with 828 points.
From the Indian perspective, India's ODI vice-captain Virat Kohli is holding fourth position with 822 points, opener Shikhar Dhawan is still standing at sixth position with 756 points and India's ODI skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni is at the eighth position with 731 points.

As the Bangladesh ODI series has started today, all these prominent Indian batsmen will have a platinum chance to upgrade their rankings. Obviously, they are looking to score big runs, which in turn will increase their points and help them to improve their position in the upward direction in the rankings.

But the most important development remains that South African batsman AB De Villiers happens to be the first player in the history of cricket to hold the first position, at a particular time, in the batsmen's rankings in all the three formats of the game!

De Villiers, has got a tremendous ability of playing '360 degree' which enables him to send the ball to any corner of the field by playing shots, therefore he has broken the myth which was previously thought to be impossible!

This has happened for the first time in cricket when he showed the world that a reverse sweep can be attempted against a Yorker delivery! By virtue of this kind of unique batting skills, he has got a distinct place in today's world of cricket.

Here is the latest ICC ODI batting ranking:

Rank Player Points

1. AB De Villiers 902

2. Kumara Sangakara 860

3. Hashim Amla 828

4. Virat Kohli 822

5. T.M. Dilshan 793

6. Shikhar Dhawan 756

7. Kane Williamson 733

8. Mahendra Singh Dhoni 731

9. Glenn Maxwell 720

10. Geaorge Bailey 697

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