Ben Stokes becomes top Test allrounder, gets to career-best No. 3 among batsmen

Ben Stokes becomes top Test allrounder, gets to career-best No. 3 among batsmen

has replaced as the No. 1 Test allrounder following a match-defining performance in the against West Indies at Old Trafford. Stokes, who slammed a patient 176 in the first innings and followed that up with a rapid 57-ball 78 not out in the second, also went up to a career-best third spot in the rankings for batsmen, only behind Steven Smith and Virat Kohli, joint with Marnus Labuschagne on 827 ranking points.

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