South Africa's Reeza Hendricks is the main gainer in the T20 rankings, moving up to 13th position with knocks of 74 and 42 in a 2-0 series win over Ireland.
Suryakumar, who scored a 44-ball 76 in the third T20 International against the West Indies on Tuesday, moved within two rating points of top-ranked batter Babar Azam.
Now, reading what he did might seem very complicated. But, that’s not how Yadav makes it look. He plays the shot like he takes a breezy morning walk at Marine drive back home in Mumbai.
England brings up 17-run consolation win despite SKY hundred as Dravid and Rohit put a plan in place for T20Is for India
Suryakumar brought India back into the game with a 119-run stand with Shreyas Iyer (28 off 23) who was a spectator to his partner's brilliance for the major part of the partnership.
MI have already lost their first five matches and it is now near impossible for them to get back into the reckoning for play-offs as they would need to win at least eight of the remaining nine games.
Suryakumar was at the peak of his prowess in international cricket before an unfortunate injury ruled him out of the Sri Lanka series and the start of the IPL.
Suryakumar Yadav and Venkatesh Iyer made huge gains, climbing to 21st and 115th spot respectively, in the latest ICC men's T20I rankings.
Yadav, who was adjudged Player of the Series in the preceding T20Is against the West Indies, is the second Indian player to be forced out of the Sri Lanka series after pacer Deepak Chahar.
In the opening T20 against the West Indies here on Wednesday, India suffered a few hiccups after a flying start given by skipper Rohit Sharma.
Suryakumar Yadav top-scored for the hosts with his 64-run knock while vice captain KL Rahul missed his half-century by one run after being run out.
India had chased down the target in just 28 overs. Surya also feels that batting first isn't really a big challenge for the side.
Rahane, with his career on line, gets to lead India may be one last time while 100-Test veteran Ishant Sharma will be praying that young turk Mohammed Siraj doesn't nudge him out.
With Rahul sustaining a muscle strain Shubman Gill who was expected to play in the middle order might be asked to play in his usual opening slot.
Suryakumar Yadav (62 off 40 balls) and skipper Rohit Sharma (48 off 36 balls) scored the bulk of the runs as India reached the target in 19.4 overs.
India have already made a few strategic and combination errors and Suryakumar's injury only helped them in course correction, albeit accidentally.
Having lost opener, Kohli & Co may revisit their plans, including playing Ishan instead of Pandya or Suryakumar against NZ on Sunday
"I have seen his shots, he was with me (Akram was mentor) in KKR (back in 2012 and 2014) and now he has improved," Akram said
Suryakumar Yadav has already said that he is looking forward to the upcoming T20 World Cup and his process and routine will remain the same.
Suryakumar, Ishan Kishan throw kitchen sink to help MI post their best IPL score but SRH ensure KKR qualification
After missing the bus for playoffs, Mumbai reduced Hyderabad from 64/0 in five overs to 100/4 in 9.1 overs. Eventually, Hyderabad ended at 193/8 chasing a target of 235 runs.
Suryakumar Yadav and Ishan Kishan have failed to rise to the challenge in the second leg of the 14th edition of the IPL in the UAE.