The final match of the ICC World Test Championship will be played between India and New Zealand from June 18 to 22. India has got time to prepare against New Zealand, while New Zealand has also done well with defeating England in England. Captain Virat Kohli has not yet opened his cards regarding playing 11, but yesterday they listed out the final 15 out of which most of the players who have done well at a spot were making their mark.
India on Tuesday announced a team of 15 members for the final. Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill have got a place in the opening slot as Mayank Agarwal and KL Rahul are out of the team. This bet of captain Virat Kohli worked and Rohit Sharma scored four centuries in 11 matches of the Test Championship as an opener.
Playing an innings of 161 runs in the second Test against England, Rohit showed that he can show the best game as an opener even on a very difficult pitch. On the other hand, Shubman Gill proved himself by playing 91 runs in the second innings of the Brisbane Test against Australia.
Probable Indian 11: Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Aswhin, Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Siraj, Ishant Sharma