West Indies captain Hayley Matthews is number one T/20 All Rounder

West Indies captain  Hayley  Mathews  has  consolidated  her  status  as  the  number  one  ranked    allrounder  according  to  the MRF  Tyres  ICC  Women’s  T/20  international  all-rounders  ranking.

This  follows  her  scintillating  back  to  back  exceptional  performances  in  her  last  two  matches  in  Australia.

Matthews achieved significant gains to top the MRF Tyres ICC women’s t20i all-rounder rankings after playing a crucial hand with the bat and ball in the current  series against  the  Aussies  

She   was the  west  indies top scorer   in the first T/20 international , where she played the anchor with a solid unbeaten 99. 

She followed this up with the wicket of Alyssa Healy, but couldn’t stop Australia from winning the game at north Sydney oval, however, she went one better in the next T/20 international.

She picked up three crucial wickets in her allotted four overs, to finish with 3 for 36, she followed this with a career-best batting performance, churning out 132 runs off merely 64 balls. 

Her knock included 20 fours and five sixes, to  help  set-up  a momentous west indies win  to tie the series at 1-1.

With this, Matthews finds herself atop the women’s t20i all-rounder rankings with 480 rating points – she has also made significant gains in the batting and bowling rankings.

In the women’s t20 international  bowling rankings, she jumped two places to tie with Sri Lanka’s Inoka Ranaweera in fifth place. 

In the batters’ list, Matthews’ two scintillating knocks helped her jump 10 places to the seventh place.

In the women’s t20i batting rankings, Australia’s Tahlia Mcgrath continues to reign supreme  with 782 points – England’s Sophie Ecclestone  with  765 points tops the women’s t20i bowling rankings.


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