India and New Zealand are set to face each other in the final of the ICC World Test Championship 2021 next month. The Test match will begin on June 18 at The Rose Bowl Cricket Stadium in Southampton, England. A total of 9 teams were part of the ICC World Test Championship tournament which started back in 2019.
After numerous bilateral Test series among 9 teams, India and New Zealand emerged as the top two teams and fixed their berth in the final.
Indian team is all set to depart to England for the ICC World Test Championship final. BCCI has announced the 20-men squad for the much-awaited ICC event along with 4 standby players. Many players in the squad are those who impressed during the victories against Australia and England Test series.
The ICC World Test Championship final will turn the fate of many Indian cricketers in Test cricket. Here we look at 5 Indian players who can find a regular seat in the Test team after the ICC World Test Championship final against New Zealand.
5 Indian Players Who Can Find A Regular Seat In The Test Team After The ICC WTC 2021 Final:
After his debut during the Test series against Australia last year, Shubman Gill has emerged as a promising Test batsman for India. Gill gave great support to Rohit Sharma as an opener during Australia and England series. During the three Tests he played against Australia, Gill smashed two crucial knocks of 50 and 91.
The right-handed batsman was later selected for the England Test series, where he managed to hit 1 fifty. In 7 Test matches so far, Shubman Gill has scored 378 runs. He is earning accolades as an opener in Tests. After the ICC World Test Championship final, selectors might look at Shubman Gill as a good opener for India in Tests. Therefore, he might become a regular member of the Test team.