ICC unveils latest T20 International Rankings
Men in Green have a 13-point gap at the top of the ladder, accumulating 135 points, with India slotted in at second spot.
England have leapfrogged South Africa and Australia to reach third position while the West Indies remain in seventh position despite losing three points.
Australia are holding on to the fourth spot while South Africa and New Zealand take up fifth and sixth place on the table. The top ten is rounded off with Afghanistan (eight) Sri Lanka (ninth) and Bangladesh (tenth).
In an upcoming series, South Africa have a chance to move up to 120 points if they win 3-0 against Sri Lanka. On the other hand, Sri Lanka can gain as many as seven points if they are able to win by the same margin.