Pakistan on Tuesday (August 24) levelled the 2-match series and claimed 12 World Take a look at Championship elements after brushing off the West Indies for 219 on day five at Sabina Park. India will birth the third Take a look at in opposition to England at Headingley in Leeds on Wednesday (August 25).
India are at expose in No. 1 region in WTC elements table ahead of 2nd positioned Pakistan and West Indies. (Offer: Twitter)
Indian men’s cricket crew has now taken the tip region within the World Take a look at Championship (2021-2023) elements table, with West Indies and Pakistan tied at 2d jam. India has accumulated 14 elements within the 2 matches that they’ve performed in opposition to England.
The proportion of things (PCT) of the Virat Kohli’s Indian crew is 58.33 after a hit one match and drawing one more. England is on the fourth region with two elements which they’ve gathered within the drawn Trent Bridge Take a look at. Pakistan, led by Babar Azam, on Tuesday (August 24) levelled the 2-match series and claimed 12 World Take a look at Championship elements after brushing off the West Indies for 219 on day five at Sabina Park.
— BCCI (@BCCI) August 24, 2021
Earlier, West Indies had triumphed in opposition to Pakistan on the identical venue within the first Take a look at, claiming their fragment of 12 WTC elements. In the continuing England and India series, the first Take a look at resulted in a intention nonetheless India staged an wonderful comeback to pick out the 2d sport by 151 runs on the Lord’s Cricket Ground. All facets will now lock horns within the third Take a look at, foundation Wednesday at Headingley, Leeds.
Using on the boldness of the 2d Take a look at victory, the company will leer to seal the third Take a look at which is able to construct positive that India doesn’t lose the five-match series. Batsmen Zak Crawley and Dom Sibley were unnoticed from the England squad closing week and pacer Trace Wood changed into dominated out of the third Take a look at on Monday.
Many contemporary faces are anticipated to be included within the English playing XI nonetheless for India the ask remains whether or no longer the company will alternate the a hit combination or ride with the identical residing of gamers within the third Take a look at.
(with ANI inputs)