Dubai: Sachin Tendulkar and South African Jacques Kallis continue to jointly share the top spot in International Cricket Council (ICC) Test rankings for batsmen.
They are followed by Jonathan Trott of England at the third place, and Sri Lankan vice-captain Kumar Sangakkara in the fourth and Alastair Cook in the fifth.
India's Virender Sehwag and V.V.S. Laxman occupy sixth and eighth position respectively. The newly appointed South African skipper for ODIs and Twenty20, AB de Villiers is at ninth position followed by another South African, Hashim Amla at 10th place.