New Zealand captain Kane Williamson is happy to play within the inaugural World Test Championship final as the match has added a context to the normal format of the sport.
New Zealand, led by one of many best batsmen in trendy instances, have certified for the final with 70 share factors after Australia determined to indefinitely postpone their away sequence in opposition to South Africa within the wake of a recent surge of COVID-19 instances there.
“It’s exciting to play within the final of the primary (World) Test Championship. Including Test Championship has added context to Test cricket and it has been a very fascinating transfer,” Williamson, who has been in chic kind throughout all of New Zealand’s house sequence wins, instructed Youtube channel ‘Sports activities At this time’.
“I believe we’ve got seen that extra so in latest months, the place sides have made gamers profit from alternatives to advance themselves into the final and that is actually exciting,” the Black Caps skipper mentioned.
Within the final, New Zealand, in all chance, will meet both India or England, who might be locked in a four-Test sequence beginning Friday.
If India can pull off a sequence win with two victories, they might be assembly New Zealand on the Lord’s from June 18-22, whereas England would want to win minimal three Exams to attain the summit conflict.
Australia will solely now play the finals if the India versus England sequence is drawn or India or England fail to win a couple of or two Exams respectively.