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Rabada jumps to No 1 in ODI rankings

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Kagiso Rabada (AP)
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Cape Town - Proteas star speedster Kagiso Rabada has replaced his team-mate, Imran Tahir, as the world's top ranked ranked ODI bowler.

Rabada moved up four places to take the top spot after his impressive performance at Lord's in the third ODI on Monday, according to the ICC's website.

The Proteas lost their three-match series to England 2-1, but Rabada's haul of 4/39 in the final match on Monday helped him finish the series with seven wickets.

Rabada, 22, is the youngest No 1 bowler since Pakistan's Saqlain Mushtaq in 1998.

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