India skipper Virat Kohli slipped to the 10th spot while KL Rahul and Rohit Sharma remained static at the second and 11th place respectively in the latest ICC T20I rankings released on Monday.
Batting maestro Kohli (673 points) lost his position to England captain Eoin Morgan (687), who scored 136 runs including two fifties against South Africa in the three-match series.
Rohit, who is nursing a calf injury, was steady at the 11th spot with 662 points in the batting list, which is headed by Pakistan’s Babar Azam.
Among the bowlers, Indian bowling mainstay Jasprit Bumrah remained at the 12th spot, which he shares with West Indies fast bowler Sheldon Cottrell.
South Africa’s left-arm spinner Tabraiz Shamsi entered the top 10 after climbing nine positions to occupy the eighth spot, while England’s Adil Rashid replaced Andile Phehlukwayo at the sixth position.
Among others, South Africa’s Quinton de Kock climbed 10 spots in the batting chart to occupy the 16th position, after having scoring 31, 65 and 35, against England.