3 Batsmen With The Highest Average In Test Wins For India

3 Batsmen With The Highest Average In Test Wins For India

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Team India will lock horns with New Zealand in the World Test Championship final in a week’s time. They have played some memorable cricket in recent times which has paved their path into the final. They beat teams like Australia and England after having a forgetful start to their WTC campaign. They lost a Test series against New Zealand to start their campaign.

India have named a well-rounded squad for their final against the Kiwis which will follow a five-match Test series against England in England. The Men in Blue beat England 3-1 in a four-match Test series earlier this year in home conditions. They had to win the series to make it to the final which they did in style.

Meanwhile, as a build-up to the WTC final, we take a look at three batsmen who have the highest average in Test wins for the country with a minimum of 1500 runs scored.

3 Batsmen With The Highest Average In Test Wins For India

Rohit Sharma – 66.65

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The Hitman averages the best among the batsmen on the list. Not very long ago, he was unsure of his place in the Indian Test side. However, the World Test Championship was the breakthrough that he needed to come back.

He played the series as an opener and scored 1030 runs in 11 matches all batting at the top of the order. He boasts an average of 66.65 in Test wins for the country in a list with names like Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid.

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Anshuman Roy

A Cricket And Sports Enthusiast Having Previously Worked With Cricwizz, Circle of Cricket, Times Now, The Quint, Cricfit and Now With Cricket Addictor.