Team India got a big blow as soon as the second test was drawn, big loss in WTC point table, snatched the number-1 crown

By Nishu Bhardwaj July 25, 2023 6:57 AM IST

New Delhi. Team India captured the 2-match Test series against the West Indies by 1-0. Although the second test was drawn. Due to rain, not a single ball could be bowled on the last day. This series is the first series of both the teams of the new season of the World Test Championship. As soon as the second test was drawn, the Indian team got a big blow and it lost the number-1 crown of the World Test Championship. India had set a target of 365 runs in front of the Windies in the second Test. In reply, he scored 76 runs for 2 wickets. In the match, the Indian team declared 438 runs in the first innings and 181 runs for 2 wickets in the second innings. West Indies had scored 255 runs in the first innings.

Talking about the World Test Championship, then winning a Test gives 12 points. In case of a draw, both the teams are given 4-4 points. In this way, the Indian team got only 4 points from the second test. He has 16 points after 2 matches. Ranking in the point table of the championship is decided on the basis of percentage. Team India has 66.67 percent marks and has come second in the table.

Pakistan’s 100 percent marks
Right now the second Test is being played between Pakistan and Sri Lanka. Pakistan won the first Test under the leadership of Babar Azam. He has 100 per cent marks. The team has reached number-1 from number-2 in the table. Earlier, both India and Pakistan had 100-100 percent marks, but Team India won the first Test by an innings. The team was on top with a big win.

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Australia and England have played 4-4 Tests so far. The Kangaroo team is third with 54.17 per cent marks and the English team is at number four with 29.17 per cent marks. Australia’s team is ahead 2-1 in the Ashes series. The fourth match of the series was drawn due to rain. The West Indies team has 16.67 percent marks and is at number 5 in the points table. The Indian team had managed to make it to the finals of the first two seasons of the World Test Championship. Although the team could not win the title.

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