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IND vs AUS
The final 7 of the World Test Championship between India and Australia will be played at the Oval ground in England. This is the second WTC final of the Indian team. In the 2021 WTC final, India had to face defeat against New Zealand by 8 wickets. The teams of India and Australia have been announced for the final match. Many experienced and young players have got a chance in Team India. Now before the final match, a star player of the Indian team has returned to form. Let’s know about this player.
This player returned to form
Cheteshwar Pujara is currently playing county cricket on English soil. Playing for Sussex, he scored a brilliant century against Gloucestershire. Pujara is the captain of the Sussex team. He played 187 balls to complete the century. This is Pujara’s second century this season. Earlier he had scored 115 against Durham. He has scored 7 hundreds in the last 18 innings of the County Championship, including three double hundreds.
Poor performance against Australia
Cheteshwar Pujara was struggling with poor form for a long time. He was able to score only one half-century in the Test series against Australia. He scored only 147 runs in four Tests against Australia. But now he has returned to form, which is nothing less than good news for Team India.
India won many matches
Cheteshwar Pujara has scored 7154 runs in 102 Tests for India, including 19 centuries and 35 half-centuries. In Test matches, he has scored at an average of 43.88. Once he settles at the crease, it becomes very difficult to get him out. Pujara has won many matches for Team India on his own. He is not playing in IPL. For this reason, he has gone to England to participate in the county.
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