India eyes top spot in ODI rankings
Pakistan is currently touring India for 2 T20I and 3 ODI matches. The T20I leg of the tour ended on Friday with the two teams sharing the trophy as the series was squared at 1 all. The ODI matches begin on Sunday at Chennai and have fixtures on 3rd and 6th at Kolkata and Delhi.
India are currently ranked 3rd in ICC ODI rankings that is topped by England, and followed by South Africa.
If India can win the series by a 3-0 margin, they can eye for a top spot in the ICC ODI rankings with 123 points. Winning the series with 2-1 margin will have no effect on ratings as India would remain at 3rd position.
Pakistan are currently at 6th with 104 points behind Australia and Sri Lanka. If Pakistan wins the series by a 3-0 margin, they would still be remaining at 6th position with 110 points.