[caption id="attachment_676969" align="alignnone" width="628"]<img class="size-full wp-image-676969" alt="Kagiso Radaba is No.1 Test bowler with 888 points Getty Images" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Kagiso-Rabada.jpg" width="628" height="355" /> Kagiso Radaba is No.1 Test bowler with 888 points Getty Images[/caption] <p></p> <p></p>After picking 5 wickets in the match against <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/teams/india">India</a>, South Africa s fast bowler <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/Kagiso-Rabada">Kagiso Rabada</a> has now claimed the No.1 spot in ICC Test Rankings. With this Rabada (888) has now dethroned England s <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/James-Anderson">James Anderson</a> (887) in the process. Anderson dropped 5 points after picking a solitary wicket in the fifth Ashes Test. <p></p> <p></p>Speaking about him displacing Anderson, Rabada said: "It's special to be ranked as the No.1 Test bowler in the world. It is a surreal feeling. It's what you dream of achieving when you start playing the game." <p></p> <p></p>As reported by <i>ESPNcricinfo</i>, he thanked his team and well-wishers. He said: "Cricket is ultimately a team sport and I'm thankful for the support from my team-mates. It's a great start to the year personally and for us as a team, hopefully we can continue putting in winning performances." <p></p> <p></p>Man of the match from Cape Town Test, Vernon Philander jumped from 12th position to sixth. <p></p> <p></p>In terms of batting rankings, Steven Smith continues to lead the pack, while Joe Root has jumped to the second position after his 83-run knock in Sydney Test. India s Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara dropped to third and fifth positions.