The final match of the ICC World Test Championship between India and New Zealand is taking place in Southampton. On the sixth day of the Test match, New Zealand seemed to be in a very strong position. In the second innings, India lost by 7 wickets for 156 runs. Rishabh returned to the Pant Pavilion after Trent Boult was dismissed after playing a valuable innings of 41 runs. Pant hit many good shots during this innings, but his reverse scoop shot on the ball by Neil Wagner has won the hearts of fans.
A fierce battle broke out between Indian wicketkeeper batsman Rishabh Pant and Neil Wagner. Wagner hit the pant several times, but the wicketkeeper batsman also hit some good shots on Wagner. During his innings, Pant Wagner struck out four with his tremendous reverse scoop shot. Even Kiwi fast bowler Neil Wagner was surprised to see this shot of Pant. Punt had previously played a similar shot to James Anderson’s ball in the home Test series against England, for which he was highly praised.
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Indian captain Virat Kohli and Pujara got wickets and Kyle Jamison made a good start for New Zealand on reserve day. Virat fell to Kyle Jamison in both innings of the WTC final. Kohli was able to score only 13 runs in the second innings as he faced 29 balls. At the same time, Test specialist batsman Pujara was playing just 15 runs. After this, Ajinkya Rahane, who was trying to set up in the crease, failed to comprehend Trent Boult’s delivery and returned to the pavilion by catching Watling with 15 runs. Jadeja (16) and Ravichandran Ashwin (7) also did nothing special with the bat.