Opportunity for Jadeja to top bowling and all-rounder's ranking
India can only gain points if they win all three Tests against Sri LankaRavindra Jadeja will
have an opportunity to reclaim the top bowling and all-rounder rankings in
the MRF Tyres ICC Test Player Rankings when India takes on
Sri Lanka in the three-Test series starting in Kolkata on Thursday.The 28-year-old, who
has played 32 Tests to date in which he has taken 155 wickets and scored 1136
runs, currently sits second in both the categories. In the bowlers’ table, he
is 12 points behind England’s James Anderson, while in the all-rounders’ list,
he is eight points behind Shakib Al Hasan of Bangladesh.If Jadeja puts up a
Sri Lanka’s cricket board asked all national players, and its employees to cooperate fully with an International Cricket Council investigation following allegations by former players of match-fixing and other forms of corruption.
Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) said its executive committee had directed players and staff to cooperate with investigators from the anti-corruption unit of the ICC, which announced its investigation on Saturday.
“We request all those who have any information to come forward and help with this inquiry by declaring all their information and evidence…” it said in a statement on Sunday (September 24).
The board said unsubstantiated allegations made by Arjuna Ranatunga,