Australia solidify No1 spot as teams jostle in ICC Test Rankings
Pakistan placed at No. 5: India remain on top in T20, New Zealand No 1 ranked ODI team ICC Rankings
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It is a well-deserved mark for Pat Cummins' side, who most recently claimed a 1-0 series triumph over Pakistan away from home to ensure they remain at the top of the rankings and the World Test Championship.
South Africa closed the gap from 13 to the solitary point on the latest rankings, following a jump in their rating from 102 to 110 points.
Rounding out the top five is Pakistan with 93 points, with Babar Azam's side catapulting past England (88) to snatch fifth place.
World Test Championship Standings
However their rating could still improve over the coming months, with their postponed Test against India from last year to be held at Edgbaston in July, and the result of that match will be included in their current rating.
India remain on top in T20Is, extending their lead over second-placed England from one to five points. South Africa and Australia have overtaken New Zealand, who are now in sixth place. Similarly, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are now ahead of Afghanistan (10th).
In the updated ODI rankings, New Zealand remain on top but their lead over England is reduced from three to one point. The gap between England and third-placed Australia has increased from seven to 17 points.