Following their performances in the second Test at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, India opener Mayank Agarwal and New Zealand spinner Ajaz Patel were the greatest gainers in the latest ICC men’s Test rankings. Agarwal, who scored 150 and 62 in the match, moved up 30 places to 11th among Test bats, one spot behind his career-high of 10th. Patel, who joined Jim Laker and Anil Kumble as the only bowlers to take all ten wickets in a Test innings in the same match, rose 23 places to 38th following statistics of 10-119 and 4-106. After two four-wicket hauls in the Mumbai Test, which India won by 372 runs, Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin maintained his second-place status among bowlers. Ashwin increased his rating by 43 points to 883, putting him 67 points ahead of third-placed Josh Hazlewood.

Others who have risen in the rankings are India opener Shubman Gill (up 21 places to 45th), fast bowler Mohammad Siraj (up four places to 41st), and New Zealand batter Daryl Mitchell (up 26 places to 78th), while Ravindra Jadeja has slid to fourth among Test allrounders. Lasith Embuldeniya and Ramesh Mendis, the Sri Lankan spinners who set up Sri Lanka’s series win against the West Indies in Galle last week, also made significant advances. After taking seven wickets in the match, Embuldeniya has moved up five places to 32nd, while Mendis has moved up 18 places to 39th with an 11-wicket haul.

In Wednesday’s update, Windies allrounder Jason Holder rose one rank to 14th among bowlers, taking into account performances from the Galle Test, which Sri Lanka won by 164 runs to secure a 2-0 series triumph and maintain their lead in the ICC World Test Championship points. Batters Kraigg Brathwaite (up 10 places to 39th) and Nkrumah Bonner (up 17 places to 42nd) have advanced for the West Indies, while Player of the Match Dhananjaya de Silva has moved the most after his unbeaten 155 in the second innings, moving up 12 places to 21st.