By Taking 9 wickets against Australia in Ranchi test, Ravindra Jadeja has become no. 1 test bowler. Jadeja replaced R. Ashwin to become No. 1 test bowler.
Jadeja and Ashwin had 892 points and both were on 1st position (jointly) before Ranchi test. It was the first occasion in the 14 years history of ICC cricket ranking where 2 spinners had No. 1 position.
Jadeja took 5 wickets in the first inning of the Ranchi test and 4 wickets in the second inning so that now he has 899 points which promoted him to the top.
R. Ashwin in now on 2nd position in the ICC Test Rankings with 862 points. Srilankan Rangana Herath is on 3rd position with 854 points.