WTC 2021-23 Points Table

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

WTC 2021-23 Points Table. Only 4 teams have played Test matches in the ICC World Test Championship 21-23 so far. They are West Indies, Pakistan, India, and England. In the ICC WTC points table, Pakistan currently holds the top spot in WTC 2021-23 points table with a PCT (Percentage of points) of 50%.

They are followed by West Indies on the 2nd spot with a similar PCT. India takes the third spot in ICC World Test Championship updated points table with a PCT of 38.88 while England holds the 4th spot with an equal PCT.

West Indies vs Pakistan 1st Test, WTC 2021-23 Points Table
West Indies vs Pakistan 1st Test (Image Credit: Twitter)

During the Pakistan tour of West Indies 2021 that consisted of two games, the hosts, WI won the 1st Test in a thrilling manner by 1 wicket. Later, Pakistan managed to tie the series after winning the 2nd game comfortably by 109 runs. Shaheen Afridi grabbed 10 wickets in the match to dismantle the West Indies batsmen.

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The England vs India 2021 Test series has witnessed 3 Tests so far while the 4th Test is underway at Kennington Oval in London. The England vs India 1st Test ended in a draw as the final day was completely affected by rain. India defeated England by 151 runs in the 2nd Test. In the 3rd Test, England crushed India by an innings and 76 runs. Hence, the series is tied at 1-1 with both the teams sharing equal points in WTC 2021-23 points table.

India, England, WTC 2021-23 Points Table
Joe Root and Virat Kohli at the toss. (Image: Twitter)

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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.

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.

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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 allotts 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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