Ind vs SA: Lizelle Lee climbs on top of ICC Women’s ODI Rankings; Mithali Raj and Smriti Mandhana in top 10- South Africa Women opening batswoman Lizelle Lee who helped the team take an unassailable 2-1 lead in the Ind-W vs SA-W 5-match series has climbed to the top of the ICC Women’s Rankings. She surged 7 points up to leave behind Tammy Beaumont of England. Lee now has 771 points at the top of the rankings list.
“Take a bow, @zella15j Her superb form in the ongoing series against India has helped Lizelle Lee shoot up to the top of the @MRFWorldwide ICC Women’s ODI Rankings for batters!” ICC Tweeted.
Take a bow, @zella15j 💥
— ICC (@ICC) March 16, 2021
Lizelle Lee has scored 288 runs in 4 matches, including a century and two fifties against India Women. Her scorecards in the series include 132*, 63* and 69.
Mithali Raj, Smriti Mandhana in top 10 of ICC Women’s Rankings
India skipper Mithali Raj who completed 10,000 runs in international cricket continues to be placed at the No.9 spot. Smriti Mandhana is two places ahead of her at No.7 in the latest ICC Women’s Rankings table.
In the series, the two teams will next face each other in the fifth and final ODI at the same venue on Wednesday. Team India would like to win the dead rubber and avoid 4-1 defeat.
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