Team India retained the No.1 spot in the International Cricket Council (ICC) Test Rankings after the annual update on Thursday. With this India retained its top position in the charts with New Zealand at the 2nd spot with the two teams set to meet in the final of the World Test Championship in June in England.
India head the table after gaining one rating point for an aggregate of 121, having accumulated 2914 points from 24 matches.
According to an ICC statement, the latest annual update eliminates results of 2017-18. The latest update, which rates all matches played since May 2020 at 100 per cent and those of the previous two years at 50 per cent, according to an ICC release.