South Africa ranks as second best cricket teams in ICC test list. In this team, there are many legendary players who form the best team in test cricket format after India. In their early day, South Africa used to be at the top in test format, mang team feared to play against them. They have strong bowling squad helping them to reach a milestone in test format for their country day by day. Hashim Amla played the critical role in team success thanks to his batting performance which building stronger batting line-up for South Africa. AB de Villiers also played vital role in team success during 13 years of playing.
There are three South African players in the list of Top 10 test batting ranking. AB de Villiers was ranked at the no.6 position with 813 rating, Dean Elgar was ranked at the no.8 position with 784 ratings, Aiden Markram was ranked at the no.9 position with 759 ratings. In bowling squad, there are three bowlers in the list of test bowling ranking which are Kagiso Rabada (no.1 position with 897 ratings), Vernon Philander (no.3 position with 845 ratings); and Morne Morkel (no.7 position with 800 ratings).
New Zealand cricket team is also called “BLACKCAPS” and was ranked no.3 position in the list of ICC test rankings. Kane Williamson is a critical player of New Zealand contributing to the team’s success by his exceptional cricket skills & batting performance. Kane Williamson was ranked no.4 with 847 rating in the list of ICC test batting ranking. In bowling squad, there are two bowlers in the list of ICC test bowling ranking which are Trent Boult ( no.8 position with 795 rating) and Neil Wagner ( no.3 with 102 ratings). New Zealand is the youngest cricket team consist of many young players.