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Ayabonga Khaka makes it four South African bowlers in top 10

UNI India-English 2018-05-15 19:39:02
Dubai, May 15 (UNI) Ayabonga Khaka, the South Africa pacer, broke into the top 10 of
the MRF Tyres ICC ODI Player Rankings for Women, claiming eighth position among
bowlers following strong performances in the one-day international series against
Bangladesh.

Her rise, with 590 ranking points, made it four South African bowlers in the top 10,
with Marizanne Kapp (3), Shabnim Ismail (6) and Dane van Niekerk (9) holding their
positions, an ICC report on Tuesday said.

South Africa whitewashed Bangladesh 5-0 in the ODI series played between May 4
and 14, and several of their players gained in the rankings announced today.

Raisibe Ntozakhe, who topped the wicket-takers' chart with eight wickets, made the
most notable jump, surging up 31 places from 85th to 54th among bowlers.

Khaka, the second-highest wicket-taker, had seven wickets from four matches.