Top ICC T20 team in the world

Published:22 October 2021

ICC is confident

In the T20 Rankings for 2021, England is ranked top. They've won eight of their last twelve games, including a three-game winning streak. They recently completed an overseas tour by whitewashing South Africa and winning two series against Australia and Pakistan. They have the best opening partnership in T20 cricket with Jhony Bairstow and Alex Hales, both ferocious hitters. Furthermore, Ben Stokes is the type of player who can pull off unbelievable feats for England when desperate.

On our T20 Rankings chart for 2021, England receives 7,786 points and a T20 rating of 278.

Due to the pandemic, many of us had a bad year in 2020, while India enjoyed a tremendous cricket year. Out of their 11 games, the Men Blue only lost one. In a five-match T20 series, they thrashed New Zealand 5-0. In overseas visits, India also defeated South Africa and Australia.

In our T20 Rankings chart for 2021, India receives 7,093 points and a T20 Rating of 273 points.

New Zealand
New Zealand has ascended to the top under Kane Williamson's captaincy. They recently defeated a touring side in a T20 series at home. They are in third place with 6,048 points and 263 T20 Rankings points.

Pakistan dropped to fourth place in the ICC T20 rankings 2021 after dominating the T20 rankings in 2018-19. In 2020, they won seven of their eleven games. In the year 2020, Pakistan only won a T20 series against Zimbabwe.

As a result, Pakistan receives 8,883 points and a T20 Rating of 261 in our T20 Rankings table for 2021.

South Africa
In the ICC Men's T20 Rankings 2021, South Africa is ranked fifth. In 2020, they only won two games out of nine total. However, all of their matches were against top teams like Australia, England, and India.

In 2021, South Africa had received 6,640 points and a T20 rating of 240.