WTC Final 2023: The final match of the World Test Championship is being played between Australia and India, in which Team India is seen on the back foot. Australia has scored 469 runs in the first innings, in response Team India has lost 4 wickets for just 71 runs in the first innings. Captain Rohit Sharma got out after scoring just 15 runs. Although he has made a special record.
Rohit made this special record
Rohit Sharma made a unique record as soon as he came out to bat in the final of the ICC World Test Championship against Australia at The Oval. Rohit Sharma has become the first player to open Indian innings in 5 different ICC finals.
Rohit has started the innings 5 times in ICC finals
In the final of WTC 2023, Rohit scored 15 runs in 26 balls with the help of 2 fours in the first innings and returned to the pavilion after being dismissed lbw by Pat Cummins. Earlier, he has opened the innings for Team India in 2013 Champions Trophy, 2014 T20 World Cup, 2017 Champions Trophy and 2021 World Test Championship.
If we talk about the match, Australia scored 469 runs in the first innings after losing the toss in the title match being played at the Oval, in which Travis Head scored 163 runs and Steve Smith scored 121 runs for Australia. In response to this, the start of Team India was bad. India has lost four of its big wickets within 71 runs.