Pakistan improved their Test rankings by defeating South Africa in a two-Test series.
According to the latest rankings released by the ICC, Pakistan has moved up two places to fifth position in the Test rankings and has 90 rating points.
South Africa, on the other hand, has slipped one place from fifth to sixth with 89 rating points. Before the Test series against South Africa, Pakistan was ranked seventh.
New Zealand tops the Test rankings, followed by India and Australia.