ICC World Test Championship 2019-21 concluded with New Zealand winning the final against India. In the one-off final Test, New Zealand chased the 139-run target in the 2nd innings to claim victory by 8 wickets. Kyle Jamieson’s outstanding spell of 7/61 in the final earned him the player of the match award. India were restricted to just 217 and 170 in both innings with a brilliant pace attack by Kiwi bowlers.
The ICC World Test Championship final game did not witness a century by any player. However, there are many centuries by different players of the 9 participating teams smashed during the tournament.
In every team, there was one batsman, or sometimes more than one, who scored most hundreds for the team during the tournament. In this listicle, we take a look at team-wise batsman with most centuries in ICC World Test Championship.
ICC World Test Championship: Team-Wise Batsman With Most Centuries In The Tournament
West Indies- Jermaine Blackwood, Kraigg Brathwaite, Kyle Mayers And Nkrumah Bonner (1)
For West Indies, there were 4 players who smashed most centuries in ICC World Test Championship, as they all hit 1 century each. Kraigg Brathwaite, Jermaine Blackwood, Kyle Mayers, and Nkrumah Bonner were the four Caribbean players who managed to score a century in the tournament.
Jermaine Blackwood scored a 104-run knock against New Zealand during ICC World Test Championship. The right-handed batsman piled up 709 runs in 23 innings at an average of 30.82. He was the highest run-getter for West Indies in the tournament and also smashed 4 fifties.
Kraigg Brathwaite smashed a 126 run-knock against Sri Lanka. The right-handed batsman scored 673 runs in 26 innings at an average of 25.88. The right-handed batsman also hit 4 half-centuries. Brathwaite was also the 2nd highest run-scorer for the team.
Kyle Mayers smashed a double century of unbeaten 210 runs in a match against Bangladesh. The left-handed batsman scored 521 in 12 innings at an average of 47.36 and was the 3rd highest run-getter for West Indies. The batting all-rounder also scored 2 fifties in the tournament.
Nkrumah Bonner was the 4th West Indies player to score a century in ICC World Test Championship. The right-handed batsman hit unbeaten 133 runs in a match against Sri Lanka. Bonner scored 385 runs in 8 innings at an average of 55, and also accounted for 2 half-centuries. Meanwhile, West Indies finished on the 8th spot in the points table after winning 3 games and losing 8 out of 13. They managed to draw 2 Test matches.