WTC Points Table: England beat New Zealand by 5 wickets at Lord’s to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match Test series being played under the ICC World Test Championship. England won on the basis of Joe Root and with this there has been a big change in the points table of the ICC World Test Championship. England or New Zealand did not benefit much from this win-loss, but it was a win-win deal for the Indian team.
In fact, with the victory in this match played under the World Test Championship, England’s team moved from 9th place to 8th position. At the same time, due to the defeat, New Zealand’s team had to slip from the sixth position to the seventh position. England’s win percentage has now gone up from 12.5 per cent to 19.23 per cent. On the other hand, World Test champions New Zealand’s win percentage has dropped from 38.89 to 33.33. Indian team can get the benefit of this.
In the ICC World Test Championship 2021-23 points table, Australia is in the first place with a win percentage of 75 percent, while the team of South Africa, who is at number two, has a win percentage of 71.43. India’s team is at number three with 58.33 percent. At the same time, Sri Lanka’s team is at number four, whose win percentage is 55.56. The team of Pakistan (52.38) is at the fifth position. West Indies (35.71) are on the sixth and Bangladesh (16.67) on the ninth.
ICC World Test Championship points table