Australia vs India: Here’s how the top two sides fared against each other in ICC tournaments
India and Australia are set to clash for the ICC World Test Championship (WTC) title in the second cycle, with the final beginning on June 7 at the Oval in London.
Australia topped the WTC standings in the 2021–23 cycle with 66.67 points per cent (PCT) in 19 Tests, while India made their cut for the final with 58.8 PCT after beating the Aussies 2-1 in the recent Border-Gavaskar Trophy series at home.
India lost the WTC 2021 final against New Zealand, who became the inaugural champion by defeating Virat Kohli’s men by eight wickets at the Rose Bowl in Southampton.
It will not be the first time these heavyweights of cricket are competing against each other in ICC tournaments. Before that, India and Australia encountered each other twelve times in 50-over World Cup, five times in the T20 World Cup and a couple of times in ICC Champions Tro