New Zealand lost three points and remains with 121 points.
India has now surpassed New Zealand in the ICC Rankings, with 124 rating points, while the defending World Cup champions have dropped to second place with 121 rating points.
The win also earned India 12 ICC World Test Championship points for the current cycle, placing them in third place on the standings table with 42 points and a 58.33 percent points percentage. They are third behind Sri Lanka and Pakistan, with a PCT of 16.66. New Zealand is sixth with a PCT of 16.66.
“It’s great to finish the Test series on a high note; we came close in Kanpur but couldn’t get the final wicket. The team deserves credit for pulling themselves out of difficult situations, and they were disappointed not to be able to complete the task in Kanpur. It’s encouraging to see the guys step up and seize opportunities; we were without a few seniors, but the younger players have stepped up to the plate “After the victory, India’s head coach, Rahul Dravid, stated.
They are followed by Australia (108), England (107), Pakistan (92), South Africa (88), Sri Lanka (83), West Indies (75), Bangladesh (49), and Zimbabwe (31).
On the WTC table, India is third with 42 points and a win percentage of 58.33. Sri Lanka leads the standings with two wins in as many games and Pakistan is second with a win percentage of 66.66.