India’s Squad For World Test Championship Final and Test Series vs England 2021, Fixtures & Venues.

India’s Squad For World Test Championship Final and Test Series vs England 2021, Fixtures & Venues.

On June 18, 2021, the focus of the entire cricketing world will shift to Southampton for the World Test Championship. When India’s Virat Kohli takes on Kane Williamson’s New Zealand in the World Test Championship’s final match (WTC). Following a spectacular run in Test cricket, both of these powerhouse teams will start competing in the WTC final. After the World Test Championship, the Indian team will play a few practice matches in England before the 5-match Test series against the hosts begins.

New Zealand has won the last 6 Test matches, the Indian team has won 4 of the last 5. In fact, New Zealand has won 3 of their last 4 Test matches by an innings. While India also defeated England by an innings and 25 runs the last time they took the field in whites.

India’s Squad For World Test Championship Final and Test Series vs England 2021, Fixtures & Venues.

Both New Zealand and India will be led by two modern-era legends. While Williamson is the backbone of New Zealand’s batting lineup, with 7115 runs at an average of 54.31 in Test cricket, including 24 centuries, Kohli has 7490 runs at an average of 52.38 in white flannels cricket, including 27 centuries.

So, in two weeks, the cricketing world will be treated to a thrilling contest. Will Williamson’s cool prevail over Virat Kohli’s ferocious brand of cricket? Or will Kohli’s India succeed?

The Indian squad for the inaugural ICC World Test Championship (WTC) final and the five-match Test series against England has been selected by the All-India Senior Selection Committee.

India Tour Of England 2021 World Test Championship Final and Test series against England.

India’s tour of England, 2021-22 Fixture & Venues.

NoDateMatchVenueTime
WTC Final18th – 22nd JuneWTC Final vs NZSouthampton3:30 pm IST
(10:00 AM GMT / 11:00 AM LOCAL)
14th – 8th August1st Test vs EnglandNottingham3:30 pm IST
(10:00 AM GMT / 11:00 AM LOCAL)
212th – 16th August2nd Test vs EnglandLondon (Lord’s)3:30 pm IST
(10:00 AM GMT / 11:00 AM LOCAL)
325th – 29th August3rd Test vs EnglandLeeds3:30 pm IST
(10:00 AM GMT / 11:00 AM LOCAL)
42nd – 6th September4th Test vs EnglandLondon (Oval)3:30 pm IST
(10:00 AM GMT / 11:00 AM LOCAL)
510th – 14th September5th Test vs EnglandManchester3:30 pm IST
(10:00 AM GMT / 11:00 AM LOCAL)

India’s Squad For The England Tour 2021 (Including The World Test Championship)

Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (Captain), Ajinkya Rahane (vice-captain), Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), R. Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Washington Sundar, Jasprit Bumrah, Ishant Sharma, Mohd. Shami, Md. Siraj, Shardul Thakur, Umesh Yadav, KL Rahul (subject to fitness clearance), Wriddhiman Saha (wicket-keeper; subject to fitness clearance). 

Standby players: Abhimanyu Easwaran, Prasidh Krishna, Avesh Khan, Arzan Nagwaswalla.

New Zealand Squad for World Test Championship Final.

New Zealand has named a 20-man squad for the World Test Championship final. Kane Williamson will lead the New Zealand team. In addition, BJ Watling will play a wicket-keeping role for Kiwis.

Kane Williamson (C), Tom Blundell, Trent Boult, Tim Southee, Doug Bracewell, Devon Conway, Colin de Grandhomme, Jacob Duffy, Matt Henry, Kyle Jamieson, Tom Latham, Daryll Mitchell, Henry Nicholls, Ajaz Patel, Rachin Ravindra, Mitchell Santner, Ross Taylor, Neil Wagner, BJ Watling (WK), Will Young.

Conclusion:

So there you have it: ICC World Test Championship Final 2021 Fixtures & Venues. We will update the England Squad for the India tour of England 2021 once officially announced by the respective ECB Board. We hope you found this article useful. Also, don’t forget to share your valuable thoughts on this list in the comments section below.

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ICC & Yahoo Cricket.

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