BBC.com – England seamer James Anderson has reclaimed the number one Test bowling ranking following his career-best 7-42 against West Indies at Lord’s.

Summary

  • England seamer James Anderson has reclaimed the number one Test bowling ranking following his career-best 7-42 against West Indies at Lord’s.
  • Anderson first topped the rankings in August 2016.
  • England’s Ben Stokes, who took 6-22 and made 60 in the first innings, replaced team-mate Moeen Ali in fourth in the all-rounder’s rankings.
  • Australia captain Steve Smith retains top spot in the batting rankings from England skipper Joe Root.
  • West Indies’ Shai Hope, the leading run-scorer in the three-Test series against England with 375, moves up 11 places to a career-best 30th.


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