Yasir Shah dethrones James Anderson to become number 1 Test bowler

Yasir Shah dethrones James Anderson to become number 1 Test bowlerPakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah has dethroned England pacer James Anderson to become the number-one ranked bowler in the world. His rise in the ICC Test rankings list is due to a match-winning performance against England in the first Test at Lords where he picked up 10 wickets giving away 141 runs.Shah becomes the first Pakistan bowler since Mushtaq Ahmed, who 1996 achieved the feat and notched the top spot in Test rankings. As far as leg spinners are concerned, prior to Shah, it was Shane Warne who had claimed the spot in 2005.

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