World Test Championship 2: The second season of the World Test Championship will begin with the five-match Test series between India and England. In the first season of this tournament, New Zealand won the title by defeating India. A total of 9 teams will also participate in the World Test Championship 2021-23.
Let us tell you that in the second season of the World Test Championship, all 9 teams will play a total of six Test series. In this, three Test series will be played at home, while three Test series will be played abroad. The same happened in its first season as well.
New Zealand will play the fewest matches
Even though New Zealand has won the title of the first season of the World Test Championship, but in the second season, it is being dealt with great injustice. Actually, New Zealand’s team will play at least 13 matches in the second season of the World Test Championship. However, apart from New Zealand, the teams of West Indies and Sri Lanka will also play 13-13 matches. At the same time, England’s team will play the most 21 Tests. It is followed by India (19 matches), Australia (18 matches) and South Africa (15 matches). Pakistan will play 14 Tests in the tournament.
India’s schedule for the World Test Championship 2021-23
India tour of England
The Indian team will play a five-Test series against England in August-September. This series will be part of WTC. Its first match will start from 4th August and the last Test will start from 10th September.
New Zealand tour of India
After this, the Indian team will host New Zealand. The New Zealand team will visit India to play a two-Test series.
India tour of South Africa
After the home series of 2 Test matches against New Zealand, Team India will tour South Africa for 3 Test matches. This important series will be played between India and South Africa from December to January.
India tour of Sri Lanka
The Sri Lankan team will visit India before IPL 2022. The Indian team will play a three-match Test series against Sri Lanka at home.
Australia tour of India
Team India, which has lost the Australian team twice on their own land, will now face Australia on their home soil. At the end of the year 2022, a series of 4 Test matches is to be organized between India and Australia.
India tour of Bangladesh
After playing the home series against Australia, Team India will leave for Bangladesh. Team India will play a two-match Test series in Bangladesh.