After winning the second test match against Australia, the probability of Team India gaining the ticket to the final of WTC 2023 is increased. Let’s have a closer look.
Scenario number 1: India needs to win 1 match and draw the remaining one.
Scenario Number 2: India needs to Win 1 match and if India lost the last match of the series then they have to rely on SL vs NZ Series.
Scenario Number 3: If India lost or Australia levels the series then NZ needs to win two matches against SL.
India defeated Australia by six wickets on Sunday, moving one step closer to securing their spot in the June 7 match at The Oval, changing the course of the fight for qualification for the ICC World Test Championship Final.
The second Test in the Border-Gavaskar Trophy epitomised the ebb and flow that has been present throughout the World Test Championship (WTC 2 )’s years of intense competition in the longest format, with both sides vying for control of the match before Rohit Sharma’s men prevailed on a dramatic day in Delhi.
The outcome nevertheless ensures that Australia and India control their own destiny as they advance to the June Final as the top two teams in the WTC rankings.
Meanwhile, Team India won the second test match by 6 wickets against Australia. The match was played in Delhi, where Australian Captain Pat Cummins won the toss and decided to bat first. Usman Khawaja and Peter Handcomb’s partnership assist the Aussie to reach the target of 264. Shami Got 4 wickets as well as Jadeja and Ashwin 3 wickets each respectively. After that Indian superstar batsman, Virat Kohli showed a great batting display and scored a crucial 44 Runs for his team. Axar Patel scored 74 and got India close to Australia’s 1st Innings Score. India Bowled out Australia on 115 in the second innings and won the test match by 6 wickets.