हिंदी में पढ़ें | The countdown for the final of the ICC World Test Championship 2021 has begun. The Indian team has gone to England only on June 3 and is currently completing its quarantine in Bio-Bubble. At this time, the New Zealand team is also on a tour of England and is playing a two-match Test series. In this article, we will talk about the top 5 players of WTC Final 2021 who have the ability to change the course of the match in an instant.
In the league matches points table of this tournament which started from 1st August 2019, the Indian team is on top with 520 points while the New Zealand team is second with 420 points. Now the WTC Final is to be played between India vs New Zealand on June 18. For which both the teams have reached England.
Here are the top 5 players of WTC Final 2021:
3 Indian player in the top 5 players of WTC Final 2021:
#1. Ravichandran Ashwin:
Match: 13 (24 Innings)
Best Per Innings: 7/145
India’s best spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has managed to keep batsman silent throughout the tournament. He is the third-highest wicket-taker in this tournament.
Ashwin took 67 wickets in just 24 innings, bowling at an impressive average of 20.88. His best performance in an innings was to take 7 wickets for 145 runs.
#2 Ajinkya Rahane:
Match: 17 (28 Innings)
Best Score: 115
Indian Test specialist Ajinkya Rahane is in the top 5 among the highest run scorers. Talking about the top 4 players of the WTC final, they come in second place, who have the ability to change the course of the match.
Rahane scored 1095 runs in 28 innings at an average of 43.80. During this, his best score has been 115 runs. He has been a regular batsman of this tournament.
#3. Rohit Sharma:
Match: 11 (17 Innings)
Best Score: 212
Indian opener Rohit Sharma is the third in the list of top 5 game-changing players. There is no need to answer how fast Rohit scores runs. Rohit has the ability to change the course of the match in a few overs. He has pulled out the Indian team from difficult times so many times.
Rohit used to bat stormy in the limited-overs, but in the last few years, he has performed tremendously in Tests as well. He played 17 innings in WTC. In which he scored 1030 runs at an average of 64.37, during which his best performance was 212 runs.
2 New Zealand players in the list of top 5 players of WTC Final 2021:
#4 Tim Southee:
Match: 10 (20 Innings)
Best Per Innings: 5/32
New Zealand fast bowler Tim Southee is in fourth place in this list. He led New Zealand’s bowling in the World Test Championship and took the most wickets.
Tim Southee took 51 wickets in 20 innings, bowling at an average of 20.66. His best performance was taking 5 wickets for 32 runs.
#5 Kane Williamson:
Match: 9 (14 Innings)
Best Score: 251
Kane Williamson will lead New Zealand in the WTC Final. He scored 817 runs in 14 innings at an average of 58.35. In which a brilliant inning of 251 runs is also included. Williamson has scored 3 centuries and 1 half-century in WTC.