Black Caps move up in the rankings
NEW Zealand have overtaken Pakistan to go up to fifth position in the ICC Test Rankings after completing a 2-0 win over Bangladesh in their twomatch series which finished in Christchurch yesterday. New Zealand, who had won the first Test in Wellington by seven wickets, have gained two points to move up to 98 points. They are now one point ahead of sixth-placed Pakistan and three behind England in the rankings led by India with 120 points. Australia are currently placed second with 109 points while South Africa are third with 107 points. Bangladesh, who started the series at 65 points, have slipped to 62 points to complete a forgettable Tour of New Zealand. They lost all three ODIs, all three Twenty20 Internationals as well as a limited overs tour game against a New Zealand XI on this tour.