World Test Championship 2023-25 Points Table Updated: India Go To The Top After Massive Win Over South Africa

World Test Championship 2023-25 Points Table Updated: India Go To The Top After Massive Win Over South Africa. Team India won the second test against South Africa in Cape Town by 7 wickets. They defeated South Africa for the first time in a test in Cape Town. This win took the Rohit Sharma-led Indian team to the second position. South African team defeated Men-in Blue in the last test by an innings and 32 runs. Md Siraj was adjudged man of the match. Jasprit Bumrah and Proteas batter Dean Elgar won the player of the Series award.

WTC points table 2023-25
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Team India is now on top of the WTC points table 2023-25. Proteas has gained the No. 1 spot in the ICC WTC points table 2023-25 after winning the 1st test match against India in Centurion. With one win and one loss in two matches, South Africa has a PCT (win percentage) of 50.00 and they slipped to 2nd position. Team India will play the 5 match test series against England at home.

After this victory, Rohit Sharma becomes the 2nd Indian captain to draw a Test series (1-1) in South Africa after MS Dhoni and the 1st Asian captain to win a match at Cape Town. This test match finished in just 107 overs and it was the shortest ever test in the history.

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SA vs IND 2nd test Scorecard

SA 1st inning- 55
Md Siraj – 6, Bumrah- 2, Mukesh- 2

Ind 1st inning- 153
Rabada- 3, Ngidi- 3, Burger- 3

SA 2nd inning- 176
Bumrah- 6, Mukesh- 2

Ind 2nd Inning- 80 (3)

IND vs SA Test Records & Stats

Matches- 44
Ind won- 16
SA- 18
Drawn- 10

TeamsMWLD/NRPCTP
India4211/054.1626
South Africa2110/05012
New Zealand2110/05012
Australia7421/05042
Bangladesh2110/05012
Pakistan4220/045.8322
West Indies2011/016.6704
England5221/015.0009
Sri Lanka2020/00.0000