The WTC final between India and New Zealand is set to start June 18. Every player will look to give his best for the team in the ICC World Test Championship. Regardless, there will be a few players who will look to score plenty of runs for their team in the World Test Championship final. That said, here are 5 players who could score the most runs in the WTC final:
⦁ Cheteshwar Pujara
Cheteshwar Pujara will be one of India’s main batsmen against New Zealand in the WTC final. Pujara has been terrific with the bat for India in the longest format of the game. In 85 matches in his Test career, Pujara has amassed a total of 6244 runs for India. Indian fans will expect Pujara to score plenty of runs for the team in the World Test Championship final.
⦁ Henry Nicholls
Henry Nicholls has performed well with the bat for New Zealand in the Test format in recent times. The New Zealand cricketer has amassed an impressive 1800 runs in the Test format since 2017. Nicholls was also the 3rd highest run-getter for New Zealand in the Test series against England. Nicholls is expected to continue his red hot form with the bat in the WTC final.
⦁ Devon Conway
Conway has performed exceptionally well for New Zealand in the Test format. In 2 Test matches for New Zealand, Devon Conway amassed an impressive 306 runs in total. Conway came into the limelight after he smashed a double century against England on his Test debut earlier this month. New Zealand will rely on Devon Conway to provide them an ideal start against India in the WTC final.
⦁ Rishabh Pant
Pant has performed superbly for India in the longest format of the game. In just 20 matches in his Test career, Rishabh Pant has amassed an impressive 1358 runs for India. The southpaw also boasts a superb batting average of 45.3 in the Test format. Pant will be eager to score plenty of runs for India in the World Test Championship final.