Dawid Malan has achieved the highest ever rating point in T20 history International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced on Wednesday that Dawid Malan is the first ever player of Men’s T20 history who has achieved this goal.
In a press release by the governing body, the 33-year-old was revealed to have reached 915 points, the highest ever by any batsman.
Dawid Malan is right now ranked as the best T20I batsman in the world. He touched the feat in September this year, overtaking Pakistan’s captain Babar Azam, whom he enjoys a 44-point lead over now.
Dawid Malan reached this milestone after won the Player of the Series award in the T20 series against South Africa on Tuesday.
The batsman was the highest runs scorer with 173 runs, averaging 86.50.
🏏 He started #SAvENG as the World No.1
🏏 He ends it by making history
Dawid Malan has just achieved the HIGHEST rating points in T20I history 🤯
— ICC (@ICC) December 2, 2020
England also surpassed Australia in ICC rankings as the number one T20 team after they won the three-match T20 series 3-0 against South Africa. The two teams are leveled at 275 points with England ahead on decimal points.