An officially announce has not come yet. Bangladesh Team got a good news from ICC. They have raised 5 to 7 in ODI ranking. ICC updates ranking once on a time in year. During this time Bangladesh did not play any match. But for the updates these grades have been increased from 97 to 101 ratings points. As a result rankings, was two steps ahead of Bangladesh.
Australia leads the current rating of 128, Then New Zealand respectively (117 rating), India (115), South Africa (114).
ICC has not yet revealed the new ranking. However, BCB president Nazmul Hasan confirmed the news returing from ICC meeting. While updating points it added, One hundred percent points of last year match and 50 percent of previous two year matches points. Bangladesh ODIs played well since November 2014. Earlier, it was very bad condition.
During updating time, also Bangladesh team is playing very well in ODI cricket. It is very good news for Bangladesh team to ride on No. 5. Top 8 team till 30 Septembar 2017 will play direct in World Cup 2019 in England.