Articles about Test Championship 2019-21

WTC final: Winning team to receive $1.6 million with mace

14 Jun 2021

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WTC final: Winning team to receive $1.6 million with mace

The winning team of the ICC World Test Championship is set to receive prize money of $1.6 million along with the championship mace.

Indian cricketers to get a three-week break before England series

09 Jun 2021

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Indian cricketers to get a three-week break before England series

In a bid to counter the mental fatigue amid lengthy spells of the bio-secure bubble, the Indian team management has decided to give its players a three-week break after the completion of the World Test Championship final.

Jayden Seales drafted in WI's provisional squad for SA Tests

05 Jun 2021

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Jayden Seales drafted in WI's provisional squad for SA Tests

Trinidad and Tobago fast bowler Jayden Seales has been picked in the 17-man provisional squad of West Indies for their upcoming Test series against South Africa at home.

World Test Championship final: ICC mulls over playing conditions

26 May 2021

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World Test Championship final: ICC mulls over playing conditions

The International Cricket Council (ICC) is revisiting the existing playing conditions for the World Test Championship, scheduled to be played between New Zealand and India from June 18.

India tour of England: Bharat named standby for Wriddhiman Saha

20 May 2021

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India tour of England: Bharat named standby for Wriddhiman Saha

Andhra Pradesh wicket-keeper-batsman KS Bharat has been included as a standby for Wriddhiman Saha for India's tour of England that comprises the World Test Championship final and England Test series.

Nearly 4,000 spectators set to be allowed for WTC final

20 May 2021

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Nearly 4,000 spectators set to be allowed for WTC final

In a major development, the ICC World Test Championship final between New Zealand and India is set to be held in the presence of about 4,000 spectators at The Ageas Bowl.

BCCI announces India's squad for WTC final and England Tests

07 May 2021

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BCCI announces India's squad for WTC final and England Tests

The BCCI has announced India's squad for the ICC World Test Championship final, starting June 18, and the five-Test series against England.

Australia's SA tour postponed: Decoding the ICC WTC qualification scenario

02 Feb 2021

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Australia's SA tour postponed: Decoding the ICC WTC qualification scenario

Australia have pulled out of the South African tour comprising three Tests, which was scheduled in March, due to the COVID-19 outburst.

ICC to mull contingency plans for T20 World Cup

25 Mar 2020

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ICC to mull contingency plans for T20 World Cup

The International Cricket Council (ICC) will hold a video conference with member nations to discuss the plight of T20 World Cup and Test Championship.

Facebook acquires sub-continental digital rights for ICC events: Details here

27 Sep 2019

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Facebook acquires sub-continental digital rights for ICC events: Details here

Social media giant Facebook has acquired the digital content rights of the International Cricket Council (ICC) for the sub-continent region.

Ganguly backs Iyer-Pandey to put pressure on Rahul: Here's why

21 Sep 2019

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Ganguly backs Iyer-Pandey to put pressure on Rahul: Here's why

KL Rahul has been on the receiving end after a series of inconsistent performance for India.

Afridi names his Fab Four, doesn't include Kane Williamson

21 Sep 2019

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Afridi names his Fab Four, doesn't include Kane Williamson

Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi is considered as one of the modern-day legends of the game.

Ben Stokes hits out at 'The Sun' publication: Here's why

18 Sep 2019

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Ben Stokes hits out at 'The Sun' publication: Here's why

English all-rounder Ben Stokes took to Twitter to hit out at English publication house The Sun for publishing an extremely sensitive story regarding his family.

ICC Rankings: Steve Smith remains the number one Test batsman

16 Sep 2019

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ICC Rankings: Steve Smith remains the number one Test batsman

Australian batsman Steve Smith was on a roll in the just-concluded Ashes, where he finished with 774 runs in just seven innings at a Bradmanesque average of 110.57.

Steve Smith is unhappy despite record-breaking Ashes: Here's why

16 Sep 2019

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Steve Smith is unhappy despite record-breaking Ashes: Here's why

Australian batsman Steve Smith was on a record-breaking spree in the just-concluded Ashes. His run was compared with a number of greats of all time.

Ravi Shastri issues a warning to Rishabh Pant: Details here

16 Sep 2019

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Ravi Shastri issues a warning to Rishabh Pant: Details here

Ever since Rishabh Pant sealed his spot in the Indian team, he has been at the receiving end, be it for his wicket-keeping or his batting.

Ex-Indian cricketer questions move to promote Rohit as Test opener

16 Sep 2019

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Ex-Indian cricketer questions move to promote Rohit as Test opener

The move to promote Rohit Sharma as the opener in Tests has become a topic of debate, as critics continue to analyze the move.

A look at Steve Smith's records following 27th Test fifty

13 Sep 2019

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A look at Steve Smith's records following 27th Test fifty

Australian batsman Steve Smith scored his 27th fifty on Day 2 of the fifth and final Test of The Ashes 2019 at The Oval in London on Friday.

Steve Smith goes past Virat Kohli with 26th Test century

05 Sep 2019

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Steve Smith goes past Virat Kohli with 26th Test century

Australian batsman Steve Smith played another prolific innings as he slammed his 26th Test century in the ongoing fourth Test against England on Thursday.

VVS Laxman slams KL Rahul: Here's why

05 Sep 2019

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VVS Laxman slams KL Rahul: Here's why

Indian opener KL Rahul has been on the receiving end, following a poor show in the just-concluded Test series against the Windies.

Steve Smith edges Virat Kohli to become No.1 Test batsman

03 Sep 2019

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Steve Smith edges Virat Kohli to become No.1 Test batsman

The hide and seek game between Australia's Steve Smith and Indian skipper Virat Kohli continues, as both fight for the top spot in the ICC Test Rankings for Batsmen.

Keemo Paul ruled out of first Test against India

22 Aug 2019

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Keemo Paul ruled out of first Test against India

West Indian all-rounder Keemo Paul has been ruled out of the first Test match against India.

WI vs IND: Ravindra Jadeja could script these Test records

22 Aug 2019

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WI vs IND: Ravindra Jadeja could script these Test records

Senior Indian cricketer Ravindra Jadeja will be hoping to be a part of the Test team that will face West Indies in the first match on Thursday.

West Indies vs India, 1st Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

21 Aug 2019

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West Indies vs India, 1st Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

The Indian cricket team takes on West Indies in the first Test of the two-match series to be held in Antigua from Thursday onwards.