Indian captain Virat Kohli on Wednesday known as the World Test Championship the largest competitors of all ICC competitions. The sport's high governing physique plans so as to add as many white ball tournaments as attainable throughout the subsequent eight-year cycle by 2023-2031.
According to ICC's proposed 2023-2031 Future Tour Program (FTP) cycle, T20 Champions Cup in 2024 and 2028, ODI Champions Cup in 2025 and 2029, T20 World Cup in 2026 and 2030 and ODI World Cup in 2027 and 2031 .
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The Indian captain stated forward of the primary Test in opposition to India vs New Zealand from Friday, "I think the World Test Championship should be at the top in the ICC tournament." <! –
All different tournaments for me come after this. This is probably the largest of all as a result of each group desires to make it to the finals. We are additionally no completely different. ''
He stated, "We are close to it." We need to make certain that we qualify as quickly as attainable and our focus is on profitable that championship moderately than qualifying. ''
There is little question that the World Test Championship has introduced some rivalry within the conventional format, which makes the match extra thrilling as it’s awarded factors.
Kohli stated, "It has made Test cricket extra thrilling and now we have skilled the identical, though now we have not performed many matches on overseas soil. Only two matches have been performed within the West Indies. We haven’t toured Australia as a Test Championships. This is our first tour for the reason that home season began. ''
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The skipper is hopeful that the two-Test collection can be very difficult as was the case between England and South Africa lately. "The matches will be collision and the teams want to win instead of the draw, which is what we need to see in Test cricket." The South Africa vs England collection was very thrilling. England received the match within the final hour within the Cape Town Test and you will note many related outcomes as there can be numerous factors at stake. ''