The International Cricket Council (ICC) Board has actually stated Lord’s as the place for the following 2 World Test Championship (WTC) finals in 2023 as well as 2025. The peak body’s chairman, Greg Barclay, exposed that given that there is remedy for COVID-19, they can pay for to hold the component at Lord’s.
The 2021 WTC last happened at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton, where New Zealand beat India by 8 arches. Pace bowler Kyle Jamieson gained the gamer of the suit honor for his 7 arches.
It was likewise the 2nd time that New Zealand had actually secured an ICC title. The video game was at first set up at the Mecca of Cricket prior to the COVID-19 constraints were enforced by the UK federal government.
Speaking to the BBC’s Test Match Special, Greg Barclay specified the complying with concerning the occasion:
“It’s June so that rules out a number of other venues and we’ve got to get certainty around where it’s hosted. We’re out of Covid now so subject to arrangements being made and being able to be hosted out of Lord’s I think that’s the intention.”
The leading 9 groups belong to the red-ball competitors as well as it runs over a two-year duration, with each Test- playing country including in 6 collection– 3 in your home as well as 3 away.
Meanwhile, previous cricketers VVS Laxman as well as Daniel Vettori have actually been sworn in right into the ICC Men’s Cricket Committee, headed bySourav Ganguly Former West Indian all-rounder Roger Harper has actually likewise been included as a previous gamer agent.
South Africa head the existing ICC World Test Championship table
In the existing WTC standings, the Proteas go to the top of the table with 71.43 percent factors as well as 5 victories along with 2 losses. South Africa reached the top after Australia shed the 2nd Test versus Sri Lanka atGalle Currently, the leading 4 groups are South Africa, Australia, Pakistan, as well as India.