Updated WTC Points Table

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ICC WTC 2021-23: Updated Points Table After England, India Lose Points Due To Slow Over-Rate
ICC WTC 2021-23: Updated Points Table After England, India Lose Points Due To Slow Over-Rate

Updated WTC Points Table

Pakistan has moved to the top spot in ICC World Test Championship 2021-23 points table, followed by West Indies. Pakistan and West Indies both have equal points of percentage (PCT) in the WTC points table after winning one match in the tournament each.

The Pakistan tour of West Indies 2021 consisted of 2 matches. West Indies won the first match while Pakistan won the second game. As a result, they both managed to get 12 points in their kitty in the ICC World Test Championship 2021-23 updated points table. Since both Pakistan and West Indies have played 2 matches and won 1 out of them each, they have earned a PCT of 50.

Pakistan cricket team
Pakistan cricket team won by 109 runs against West Indies in the second Test. Credits: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB)

India have moved to the 3rd spot in the updated WTC points table, as they have won 1 match out of the 3 they played against England. England have also won 1 match. While India defeated England in the 2nd Test at Lord’s, England crushed India in the 3rd Test at Headingley. The 1st Test ended in a draw. As a result, England and India have equal points 14 on the points table. Both the teams also lost 2 WTC points for slow over-rate in one Test.

Also Read: ICC World Test Championship 2021-23: Updated Points Table After The 3rd Test Between England And India

England
England won by an innings and 76 runs to level the series 1-1. (Image: Twitter)

Below is WTC Updated Points Table

Teams

PCT (%)

Points

Matches

Series

Penalty Overs

Won

Lost

Drawn

Pakistan

50

12

1

1

0

1

West Indies

50

12

1

1

0

1

India

38.88

14

1

1

1

1*

2

England

38.88

14

1

1

1

1*

2

  • Teams will be ranked on percentage of points won

  • For slow over-rates teams will lose one championship point for each over short.

Also Read: ICC World Test Championship 2021-23: Updated Points Table After The 2nd Test Between West Indies And Pakistan

ICC World Test Championship 2021-23 – Points distribution

Points available per match

Percentage of points* (PCT)

Win

12

100

Tie

6

50

Draw

4

33.33

Loss

0

0

ICC World Test Championship 2021-23- Points available per series

Matches in series

Total points available

2

24

3

36

4

48

5

60

India

India
India. Image Credits: Twitter

India started their ICC World Test Championship 2021-23 journey with the England tour. So far, India have played 3 Tests against England. They have won 1 match and lost 1, while 1 game ended in a draw. As a result, India have managed to earn a PCT of 38.8 and hold the 3rd spot in the WTC points table.

England

England lost to India 1-3 in Tests earlier in 2021. Photo- Getty
England lost to India 1-3 in Tests earlier in 2021. Photo- Getty

England have also managed to win 1 match against India in the recent 3rd Test at Headingley. However, they also lost 1 match against India at Lord’s, while one game ended in a draw. As a result, England have won 1, lost 1, and drawn 1 match in ICC World Test Championship 2021-23 so far. Hence, they have a PCT of 38.88 like that of India and hold the 4th spot in the World Test Championship updated points table.

Also Read: India Are Favourites To Lift 2021-23 World Test Championship, Opines Brad Hogg

Pakistan

Shaheen Afridi, Pakistan
Shaheen Afridi celebrates with Pakistan teammates. Credits: Twitter

Pakistan lost the 1st Test against West Indies by a narrow margin of 1 wicket. However, they bounced back in the 2nd and final Test of the tour and won by 109 runs. With 1 win and 1 loss in the tournament so far, Pakistan have a PCT of 50, which allots them the top spot in the World Test Championship 2021-23 Updated Points Table.

West Indies

West Indies vs Pakistan
Source- thenews.com.pk

Like Pakistan, West Indies have also won 1 match and lost 1 match in ICC WTC. Against Pakistan, West Indies executed commendable hard work to win the 1st Test. However, they lost the 2nd Test with a big margin. The series ended in a draw 1-1, but West Indies managed to get 50 PCT and 12 points on the updated ICC WTC points table.

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