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.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Australian batsman Marnus Labuschagne is the top scorer in ICC World Test Championship (WTC). (Photo Credit: Twitter/@marnus3cricket)

  • The WTC final, between India and New Zealand, will commence on June 18
  • Australians Pat Cummins and Marnus Labuschagne have the most wickets and most runs respectively
  • Australian batsman David Warner is the only triple-centurion in the WTC

.Southampton, UK
India at their first practice session on Thursday at Southampton. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@BCCI)

  • It was the first time the players were allowed to gather for practice after their quarantine period
  • Earlier,  players were only allowed to practice individually in given time slots
  • Players went through a net session, and a fielding session focusing on the slip cordon  

Mohammed Siraj in the 2020-21 Border-Gavaskar Trophy in Australia. (Photo credit: Twitter/@CricketAustralia)

  • Pacer Mohammed Siraj, in his debut season against Australia in January, was the highest wicket-taker
  • He was also a regular starter in the IPL 2021 for RCB as the new ball and death overs bowler
  • “It is a great feeling to be part of this Indian team which can beat the best on their home soil", said Siraj

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
India famously clinched the Test series in Australia in January at Gabba. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@BCCI)

  • Dravid said that it was the visitors' "best chance" to win a series in England since 2007
  • He was the captain the last time India won the series in England
  • He is currently the head of the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru