Currently, India are in the fourth position in the WTC 2021-23 points table.
Currently, the Men in Blue are below Australia (77.8%), South Africa (71.43), and Pakistan (52.38) in the WTC points table.
In WTC table a Win will have a weightage of 12 Points and a Drawn Test match will have a weightage of 4 Points.
The inaugural ICC WTC 2019-21 cycle final was also scheduled to be played at the Lord’s but because of the Covid-19 pandemic the game was shifted to Southampton.
Team India has won three out of six Tests now with one defeat while two matches have ended in a draw.
The new cycle of the World Test Championship is set to begin in August 2021 with the cut off set at March 2023.
The new cycle of the World Test Championship (WTC) will begin with the five-Test series between India and England from August 4 in Nottingham.
The first and the main change that they are incorporating is that unlike the previous edition where each series was attributed a total of 120 points, the second edition will see the same accreted points for each match- a maximum of 12 per match.
Rishabh Pant has been in great form, scoring over 500 runs during his last two-Test series.
India will be playing versus New Zealand a one-off Test match to fight for the WTC trophy in Southampton.
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