The Indian team also lost the second Test of the series against New Zealand. New Zealand won the Christchurch Test by seven wickets and made a clean sweep of the Test series 2–0.
The Indian team has suffered a second defeat in the World Test Championship. With the victory of New Zealand, there has been a big change in the Test Championship point tally. The number one Test team India had defeated New Zealand by 10 wickets in the first match of the series. Despite losing the series, the Indian team remains on top. After this match, there has been a big change in the points table of the World Test Championship.
India’s winning chariot came to a halt in the Wellington Test against New Zealand after winning seven consecutive matches of the ICC Test Championship. The second Test of the series was played in Christchurch. Here too, the hosts overcame the guests and Virat Sena lost 2–0 in the series.
Two consecutive Test wins against India have given New Zealand a tremendous advantage in the ranking of the Test Championship. The Kiwi team has now come at number three with 180 points. She was at number six below Sri Lanka with 60 points before the series started. Now she has reached the top-3. India still remains on top with seven wins and two defeats in 9 matches.
At the moment, Virat is at the top of the ICC World Test Championship. India has played a total of 9 matches, of which it won seven matches. In this way, India has a total of 360 points. In second place is the Australian team which has won seven games playing 10 matches. The Kiwi team has gained possession after beating England in third place. England has reached the fourth position. The English team has five wins out of 9 Tests.