PESHAWAR, 27 September: The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Tuesday released the latest Test ranking of players. According to the new rankings, Pakistan’s legend players Younis Khan and captain Misbah ul Haq have appeared in the top-ten list of the batsmen.

Younis Khan has maintained the fifth position while captain Misbah ul Haq has climbed one-step up to number-ten.

Australian Steven Smith holds the top position in the batsmen ladder followed by New Zealand captain Kane Williamson and English player Joe Root who hold second and third positions respectively.

In bowlers ranking, leg spinner Yasir Shah is the only Pakistan cricketer in the top-ten chart. He is currently holding No.6 position.

Dale Steyn of South African maintains the number-one position while Indian off-spinner Ashwin and English pacer James Anderson hold second and third positions respectively.