Bangladesh had played fantastically in the first innings of Wellington test but they had to condemn defeat at the end. However, the batting ventures of Shakib and Mushfiq had rendered them to make a leap in the ranking board.

Shakib’s career best 217 runs innings helped him to secure career best 23rd position on the batting ranking board. On the all rounder board, he is still on number 2 position but currently he is holding his career best 436 rating points. Mushfiqur Rahim is now on 35th position by leaping 10 marks. The best batsman of Bangladesh according to ranking board is Tamim Iqbal who is now on 20th position and improve his position by 2.

In the bowling department, Shakib is still the best bowler for Bangladesh and his current position is 15. Miraz is now on 36th position.

Top five in batting Top five in bowling
Batsman Ranking (Rating Points) Bowler Ranking (Rating Points)
Tamim Iqbal 20 (666) Shakib al Hasan 15 (661)
Shakib al Hasan 23 (659) Mehedi Hasan Miraz 36 (458)
Mominul Haque 26 (636) Taijul Islam 39 (432)
Mushfiqur Rahim 35 (572) Mahmudullah 59 (290)
Mahmudullah 54 (483) Shafiul Islam 86 (159)