R Ashwin closes in on top-ranked Pat Cummins among Test bowlers after picking up eight wickets in Mumbai
For Ajaz, who emulated Jim Laker and Anil Kumble at the Wankhede Stadium, it meant a gain of 23 spots; his previous highest was No. 53, and he had started the two-Test series against India, which New Zealand lost 1-0, at 62nd place. He picked up a total of 17 wickets in the series.
As for Agarwal, his previous best rankings of No. 10 came back in November 2019, after he had scored 243 against Bangladesh in Indore in what was his eighth Test.
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