ICC Test Championship Points Table: India defeated Sri Lanka by 238 runs in the Pink Ball Test played in Bangalore. With this, India has secured 12 points in the ICC Test Championship. With this, Team India moved from 5th to 4th place in the table.
ICC Test Championship Points Table:
This time the ICC has made a slight change in the points system. This time 12 points will be given for winning the match. 6 for a tie, 4 for a draw and no points for a loss. ( ICC Test Championship Points Table ) On the other hand, if we talk about the percentage of points, then 100 for winning, 50 for tie, 33.33 for drawing and no points will be given for losing. Teams will be decided on the basis of percentage of points.
India, who started the series at fifth spot, came out victorious in the first Test in Mohali by an innings and 222 runs followed by a comfortable 238-run victory in Bengaluru. India’s next assignment in the longest format will be against England on July 1 at Edgbaston.
Moving over to the Test series in the Caribbean, the West Indies team were penalised two points in the ICC World Test Championship Standings after being found to be two overs short in the first Test against England that ended as a draw on March 13.