Author: Jim Hindson

Nat Sciver and Deepti Sharma are the big winners in the latest women's T20 Player Index after climbing to career-best positions in the standings after the England-India series. Twenty-eight-year-old Sciver scored...

Quinton de Kock has warmed-up for the inaugural edition of The Hundred by moving to a career-best standing of No.8 in the T20 Player Index. The South Africa wicketkeeper-batter was the...

Shoaib Malik continues to prove that age is just a number after climbing to No.5 in the T20 Player Index. Below an unchanged top four of Kieron Pollard, Glenn Maxwell, Andre...

Indian players feature heavily in world top 20 but Kieron Pollard remains top of the T20 Player Index after extending his advantage during the first half of the postponed Indian...

Hardik Pandya is closing in on becoming the fifth different player to top the men's T20 Index after an inspired series for India against England. The allrounder warmed up for...

An unchanged top three in the T20 Player Index continues to come under pressure as the shortened format continues apace in 2021. Kieron Pollard, Andre Russell and Rashid Khan remain unchanged...

Big Bash League top run-scorers Alex Hales and James Vince have climbed to career-best positions in the latest T20 Player Index. Sydney Thunder's Hales struck 543 runs at a strike-rate of...

Sophie Devine cemented her place atop the Women's T20 Player Index after a fine all round display in the Big Bash League. The captain of semi-finalists Perth Scorchers scored 460 runs...

Heather Knight has climbed to a career-best second place in the Women's T20 Player Index thanks to a remarkable start to the WBBL. The Sydney Thunder new arrival is the fourth-highest...

Kieron Pollard’s power-hitting IPL performances helped him maintain his lead at the top of the T20 Player Index. West Indies allrounder Pollard blasted 268 runs at a strike rate of 191.4...

Australia spinner Jess Jonassen is up to a career-high ranking of third in the women's T20 Player Index. The reigning world champions returned after more than six months without a match...

The latest update of the men's T20 Player Index has seen India’s KL Rahul climb to world No.6, while major progress has been made by a host of English players...

As women’s international cricket returns with England’s five-match series against West Indies, Sophie Devine remains top of the Women’s T20 Index. The New Zealand captain sits above fellow allrounder Ellyse Perry,...

Kieron Pollard has been rewarded for his clinical Caribbean Premier League displays by becoming just the fourth different individual to top the T20 Player Index. The 33-year-old inspired Trinbago Knight Riders...

Andre Russell will remain at the top of the T20 Player Index for the foreseeable future with all major cricket postponed due to the Coronavirus pandemic. The West Indian has...

Sophie Devine remains at the summit of the Women's T20 Player Index despite coming under pressure from Australia's Beth Mooney during the World Cup. The New Zealand allrounder - who hit...

Andre Russell is back at the summit of the T20 Player Index after Glenn Maxwell's short-lived spell at the top of the standings. The Australia allrounder had returned to the top...

Ahead of the beginning of the T20 World Cup, New Zealand allrounder Sophie Devine has moved ahead of Ellyse Perry at the top of the T20 Player Index. Devine enjoyed a...

Glenn Maxwell has broken Andre Russell's nine-month stint atop of the T20 Player Index following his exploits in the Big Bash League. The Melbourne Stars captain has scored 389 runs at...

Andre Russell remains the player to beat in the New Year following confirmation he will start 2020 as No.1 in the T20 Player Index. Australia's Glenn Maxwell, who had a brief...

David Warner’s extraordinary run of form for Australia has seen him shoot up 12 places and back towards the top 10 of the T20 Player Index. The left-hander scored 217 runs...

Imran Tahir has climbed to a career-best position of eighth in the T20 Player Index following a fine display during the Caribbean Premier League. The evergreen 40-year-old helped guide the Guyana...

Moeen Ali has stormed into the T20 Player Index top 10 after a sensation display during the Vitality Blast. The Worcestershire captain led the Rapids into the final thanks to his...

Danni Wyatt's exploits in the Kia Super League has seen her move into the top 10 in the Women's T20 Player Index, which continues to be led by Australia's Ellyse...

AB de Villiers has confirmed his status as one of the most dominant batsman in T20 cricket after making further gains in the Player Index. Following the conclusion of the Vitality...

Glenn Maxwell's impressive displays in the Vitality Blast have seen him close the gap to Andre Russell at the top of the T20 Player Index. The Australian has returned to No.2...

The T20 Player Index remains the most comprehensive rankings system in cricket after the standings were expanded to include the top 1,000 players in the format. Twenty-seven countries are now represented...

Andre Russell continues to break new ground after his heroics in the Indian Premier League saw him retain his place at the summit of the T20 Player Index standings. The West...

Mumbai Indians allrounder Hardik Pandya remains in hot pursuit of Andre Russell in the T20 Player Index standings as the sharp end of the Indian Premier League approaches. The 25-year-old is...

Andre Russell has cemented his status as the dominant T20 player on the planet by extending his lead in the Player Index. The 30-year-old is enjoying a fine Indian Premier League...

Andre Russell has overtaken Glenn Maxwell and is now World No.1 in the T20 Player Index. With Maxwell having elected not to enter the IPL auction, Russell has seized the...

Glenn Maxwell has extended his lead as world No.1 in the T20 Player Index. Maxwell followed up an excellent Big Bash tournament by top scoring in two IT20s for Australia...

Melbourne Stars skipper Glenn Maxwell has narrowly retained his position as world No.1 in the T20 Player Index. The ratings system is designed to give an accurate insight into performances in...

Sydney Sixers captain Ellyse Perry has moved to the top of the Women’s T20 Player Index after enjoying a fantastic Women’s Big Bash. Despite her side narrowly missing out on making...

Australia allrounder Glenn Maxwell has moved back to the top of the T20 Player Index, ending Andre Russell’s reign at the top. Maxwell’s consistent performances include him captaining the Melbourne Stars...

The final release of the T20 Player Index in 2018 saw West Indies allrounder Andre Russell finish the year as World No.1, just ahead of Glenn Maxwell and Sunil Narine...

Glenn Maxwell’s batting performances for Australia over the past few months have seen him rise to second in the index, and kept him within touching-distance of world No.1 Andre Russell. Maxwell...

Katherine Brunt has been confirmed as the world No.1 in the first release of the women’s edition of the T20 Player Index, which ranks players against their peers using both...

Andre Russell ended the Caribbean Premier League at the top of the Player Index Standings while Aaron Finch's performance in the Vitality Blast sees him climb into the world top...

The big mover in the Player Index this week, thanks to his exploits in this year’s CPL, is leading wicket-taker Fawad Ahmed. The spinner, with 17 victims to his name...

Dwayne Bravo has climbed to six in the T20 Player Index after his recent performances for Trinbago Knight Riders. Allrounder Bravo hit 37 in just 11 balls to give Trinbago a...

Jamaica Tallawahs’ Andre Russell extended his lead at the top of the T20 Player Index to 21 points after an excellent week with the ball in the Caribbean Premier League. Russell...

Kieron Pollard hit form for St Lucia Stars this week, climbing up the Player Index to 21st in the world. While his unbeaten innings of 65 runs from just 23 deliveries...

Andre Russell's extraordinary performance for Jamaica Tallawahs against Trinbago Knight Riders has seen the allrounder increase his lead at the top of the T20 Player Index. Russell consolidated his position as...

Andre Russell has risen to the top of the T20 Player Index just six months after returning from a year-long suspension. The West Indies allrounder has been in good form for...

Sunil Narine’s performances for Kolkata Knight Riders in this year’s IPL have seen him nail down his No.1 position in the standings, extending his lead to 59 points. The West Indies...

Sunil Narine has moved to the top of the T20 Player Index, taking top spot from Glenn Maxwell. The West Indian allrounder has taken advantage of Maxwell’s low-key start to the...

The latest T20 Player Index standings have been released with Dwayne Bravo, KL Rahul and Andre Russell some of the big movers...

Glenn Maxwell remains top of the T20 Player Index standings but the Pakistan Super League has generated plenty of activity a little lower down the order. New Zealander Luke Ronchi, who...

The latest T20 Player Index standings have been released with Glenn Maxwell retaining top spot and Afghanistan spinner Rashid Khan breaking into the top 10. Khan, who has rapidly become one...