This is a tantalising time for Test cricket. Australia, having beaten England 5-0 are making a charge for the top of the Test rankings and next week they begin a three-match Test series against South Africa.
This slideshow will use the ICC Rankings Predictor to project what the Test rankings will be by the end of March 2014.
Three series are scheduled to take place. One is already on-going—Bangladesh vs. Sri Lanka—and the other two, New Zealand vs. India and South Africa vs. Australia are imminent.
The current Test rankings are as follows...