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ICC World Test Championship (WTC) Points Table 2021-23, Latest Rankings 2022 After England vs South Africa 3rd Test. Australia takes the top spot in the latest ICC World Test Championship 2021-23 rankings with a PCT of 70.0. Out of 10 matches so far, Australia has won 6 games and lost only 1. Three games ended in draws.

South Africa, after their recent 1-2 loss to England, has slipped to the 2nd spot with a PCT of 60.0. Sri Lanka and India grab the 3rd and 4th spot respectively with a PCT of 53.33 and 52.03. While India has won 6 games and lost out of 12 (2 draws), Sri Lanka has won 5 Tests and lost 4 out of 10 (1 draw).

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Pakistan and West Indies take the next 5th and the 6th spot, with a win percentage of 51.85 and 50.0. Both West Indies and Pakistan have played 9 Tests each, winning 4 and losing 3. Both the teams also faced 2 draws.

Pakistan National Cricket Team
Pakistan National Cricket Team. Image: Twitter

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Australia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, India, Pakistan, and West Indies are the only 6 teams that have the chance to qualify for ICC World Test Championship 2021-23. England, New Zealand, and Bangladesh, who hold the bottom three spots in the points table, are out of the race to final.

ICC World Test Championship (WTC) Points Table 2021-23, Latest Rankings 2022 After England vs South Africa 3rd Test

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England takes the 7th spot in the points table with a PCT of 38.60. New Zealand and Bangladesh take the next 8th and 9th spot with a PCT of 25.93 and 13.33. Although these 3 teams cannot qualify for World Test Championship final, they can affect the outcome of the finalists as they are still scheduled to play a few series in the tournament.

ICC WTC 2021-23 Updated Points Table

Position Team Matches Won Lost Draw Points PCT
               
1 Australia 10 6 1 3 84 70.0
2 South Africa 10 6 4 0 72 60.0
3 Sri Lanka 10 5 4 1 64 53.33
4 India 12 6 4 2 75 52.08
5 Pakistan 9 4 3 2 56 51.85
6 West Indies 9 4 3 2 54 50.0
7 England 19 7 8 4 88 38.6
8 New Zealand 9 2 6 1 28 25.93
9 Bangladesh 10 1 8 1 16 13.33
               

For slow over-rates, teams will lose one championship point for each over short. Teams will be ranked on the percentage of points won.

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
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India started their ICC World Test Championship 2021-23 journey with the England tour in August last year. During the tour, India played 4 Tests against England. They won 2 matches and lost 1, while 1 game ended in a draw.

Later, India lost the final rescheduled match and the series ended in a 2-2 tie. Later, India lost a three-match Test series to South Africa 2-1. India has played 4 Test series so far, playing 12 games. Winning 6 games, losing 4 and drawing 2, India has a PCT of 52.08 and takes the 4th spot in the table.

England

England
England won by an innings and 76 runs to level the series 1-1. (Image: Twitter)

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England played their 1st Test series in ICC World Test Championship 2021-23 against India. The series, which witnessed its final rescheduled Testin June 2022, ended in a 2-2 tie. Against Australia in Ashes 2021-22 series, England faced a humiliating 4-0 defeat.

England also lost a Test series against West Indies 1-0. However, they won the Test series against New Zealand 3-0. Recently, they defeated South Africa in a Test series 2-1. However, despite the victory, England still takes the 7th spot in the World Test Championship points table. They are also out of the race to the final.

Pakistan

Shaheen Afridi, Pakistan
Pakistan team. Credits: Twitter

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Pakistan grabs 5th spot in World Test Championship 2021-23 points table. Pakistan has a PCT of 51.85 after playing 4 Test series. They last draw a Test series 1-1 against Sri Lanka. Out of 9 games, Pakistan has won 4, lost 3, and drawn 2. They closely follow India in win percentage and have a chance to make it to the final.

West Indies

World Test Championship, West Indies vs Pakistan
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West Indies takes the 6th spot in ICC World Test Championship 2021-23. Although West Indies bagged a major breakthrough by defeating England in a Test series 1-0 earlier this year, they still have a chance to qualify for the finals. West Indies have played 9 Tests, winning 4, losing 3, and drawing 2. West Indies has a PCT of 50.0.

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka (Image: Twitter)

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Sri Lanka has moved to the 3rd spot in the World Test Championship points table. The Asian team has a PCT of 53.33, after winning 5, and losing 4 games in 5 Test series. They have also drawn one game. In the previous series against Pakistan, Sri Lanka made a 1-1 tie. Sri Lanka still has a chance to qualify for the final of the tournament.

New Zealand

New Zealand
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New Zealand takes the 8th spot in ICC World Test Championship 2021-23 points table with a PCT of 25.93. The Test series loss to England 3-0 took a big toll on New Zealand’s position in WTC points table. New Zealand has won just 2 games and lost 6 out of 9, with 1 game ending in a draw. New Zealand, the defending champions of World Test Championship, is out of the race to the final.

Australia

Australia cricket team, Australia
Australia cricket team. Credits: Twitter

Australia got a spectacular start to its journey in ICC World Test Championship 2021-22 with the Ashes 2021-22 series. Facing England at home in the 5-match series, Australia won the series 4-0. They have managed to get the top spot with a PCT of 70.0. They have a great chance to make it to the final as they have 9 more games to play against three different teams.

South Africa

South Africa
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South Africa takes the 2nd spot in World Test Championship with a PCT of 60.0. The team has won 6 games and lost 4 out of 10 so far, playing 4 Test series. In the recent Test series against England, South Africa lost the series 2-1. However, South Africa can still qualify for the final of the tournament.

Bangladesh

Bangladesh National Cricket Team
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Bangladesh takes the last 9th spot in the ICC World Test Championship points table. Bangladesh has won just 1 Test so far, lost 8 games and drawn 1. They have played 5 Test series so far and have only 1 series left in the tournament, which is a home series against India. With a PCT of 13.33, they are the worst performers in the ICC World Test Championship 2021-23 currently.  

 

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