WTC Final 2021 LIVE Update: In the final of the World Test Championship, till lunch on the sixth day, Team India has scored 130 runs for the loss of five wickets. Team India now has a lead of 98 runs.
Indian cricketer Virat Kohli (Photo Credit: ians)
New Delhi :
WTC Final 2021 LIVE Update : In the final of the World Test Championship, till lunch on the sixth day, Team India has scored 130 runs for the loss of five wickets. Team India now has a lead of 98 runs. However, the Indian team is looking in trouble at this time. Today is the sixth and reserve day of the match, so the match will end today. However, now there is little hope that the Indian team will be able to win this match. It is unlikely that the New Zealand team will be able to win this match. At the same time, the expectation of a draw seems high. Till lunch, Rishabh Pant remained at the crease with 28 runs and Ravindra Jadeja 12 runs.
This morning, captain Virat Kohli, the unbeaten batsman of the fifth day, was dismissed early. He once again became the victim of Kyle Jameson. In the first innings too, Virat Kohli was dismissed by Kyle Jameson. Virat Kohli scored only 13 runs in the second innings. After this, vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane came to the crease. Cheteshwar Pujara and Rahane tried to handle the innings. But soon Pujara also got out and returned to the pavilion. Now Rishabh Pant was at the crease. The team was in trouble, so Rishabh Pant was not expected to have the kind of innings he is known for. But just now the team’s figure had crossed 100 that even the vice-captain Rahane was out. Now half of India’s team had returned to the pavilion. After this, Rishabh Pant and Ajinkya Rahane together took the Indian innings forward.
Earlier, he had scored 64 for two in the second innings till the end of the fifth day’s play in the rain-hit World Test Championship (WTC) final. Team India had a lead of 32 runs. New Zealand’s first innings was bundled out for 249 runs and they took a lead of 32 runs. The fourth day’s match between India and New Zealand was washed out due to rain and the stumps were declared without a single ball being played. The first day’s play was also interrupted due to rain, due to which Wednesday has been kept as a reserve day for this match.
First Published : 23 Jun 2021, 05:06:41 PM