World test championship jersey revealed by Cheteshwar Pujara:
The final match of the world test championship is going to be conducted on June 18, 2021, in Southampton, England. India will be taking on New Zealand in this battle after defeating England at home. The New Zealand team is already in England for their series with the home team. They will be taking a break for 3 days before playing the final.
The most accomplished Indian test player Chetteshwar Pujara revealed the jersey through his social media handle. He quoted, ‘Can’t wait to get on the field’. After Pujara, his teammate Ravindra Jadeja also donned the sweater which has a blue V-neck border, which used to be a regular feature in Test cricket of team India till the 90s. He commented, ‘Rewind to 90s #lovingit#india’.
The Indian men’s team and women’s team are in quarantine and will be travelling to England to play a very long series with the home team. The Indian women team will be playing one test, 3 one day internationals and 3 t-20 internationals against the English women. The test match will be conducted on June 16 at Bristol. Then both teams will be facing watch other in three ODIs beginning June 27 with the matches slated to be played at Bristol, Taunton and Worcester. Both teams will then play three T20Is, beginning July 9 and will be played at Northampton, Hove and Chelmsford respectively. It will be Indian women’s first test match in six years. It is interesting to know that Indian women bet England women both the times they faced each other in England. It will be interesting to see if India can complete a hat-trick of wins against England next month.
After facing the kiwis in the World test championship final, the Kohli-led team India will be facing the home team for five test matches which will be played on 4th Aug, 12th Aug, 25th Aug, 2nd Sep, 10th Sep at Trent Bridge, Lord’s, Headingley, The Oval and Old Trafford respectively.
Let’s wait and watch who will be winning the world test championship. Will the Indian women and men be able to dominate the home team and can bring the trophy home? Let’s see. Tune in to Sony ESPN to know the results!!!!