After drawing their series against England and Pakistan, India dropped a point but retained their third rank.
Dubai: India, who began the series against England and Pakistan at third place with 120 points, had the opportunity to become the No. 1 ranked team in the ICC T20 championship table if they had won all four games.
But India's 1-1 series results against both England and Pakistan, meant that they retained their third place but for the loss of one point to end at 119.
Meanwhile, England (fourth), South Africa (fifth) and Pakistan (sixth) retained their pre-series rankings on the table without any loss of points.
New Zealand on the other hand gained one rating point but continued to be eighth with 98 ratings points.