WTC 2021 Final: Under the captaincy of Kane Williamson, the New Zealand cricket team defeated the Indian cricket team in the final match of the ICC World Test Championship to win the title.
With this victory, the New Zealand cricket team is being highly appreciated all over the world. In this final match, the New Zealand team won this title by defeating India by 8 wickets.
This is the first time in the last 21 years that a New Zealand team has won an ICC tournament title. On the day of reserve day, the eyes of the Indian team were fixed on Cheteshwar Pujara and Virat Kohli.
Highlighted Point –
- New Zealand defeated India by 8 wickets in the World Test Championship 2021.
- In the second innings, the Indian team was all out for just 170 runs.
Both these batsmen of the Indian team returned unbeaten on the fifth day. But on the sixth day of the reserve day, the Indian team lost both its wickets within an hour.
After this defeat of Team India, former India great cricketer Sachin Tendulkar wrote on his official Twitter handle of social media and congratulated the New Zealand team for winning the World Test Championship year 2021 ( WTC 2021 Final ).
He said that you got the view of very good cricket. Certainly, the Indian cricket team will be very disappointed with this defeat. I had already said that the first 10 overs are going to be very important.
India lost the wickets of captain Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara within just 10 balls. Because of this pressure came on the Indian cricket team. Indian captain Virat Kohli, who scored 44 runs in the first innings, could only score 13 runs in the second innings and went to the pavilion.
The same Test specialist batsman Cheteshwar Pujara also went on after scoring only 15 runs. Since then, the Indian team failed to overcome the pressure and in the second innings, the Indian team was all out for just 170 runs.
In this manner, New Zealand’s team, which took a lead of 32 runs in the first innings, got a small target of 139 runs. Which the Kiwi team easily achieved the target by losing just 2 wickets.
In this match, New Zealand presented the view of a very good game in every depot. This team was also entitled to this victory, which also achieved this title.
When is WTC 2021 final?
The final match of the World Test Championship 2021 was played between Team India and New Zealand. This match was played between 18 Jun 2021 – 22 Jun 2021 at Rose Bowl, Southampton, England. In which Kiwi’s team defeated India by 8 wickets.