The Test World Cup final between New Zealand will be played in Southampton from June 18 to 22. Both the countries have already announced their teams for the championship. New Zealand have announced a 20-man squad for the Test series against England and championship final against India, captained by Kane Williamson. For the first time, the team includes Devon Conway, Sachin Rabindra and Jacob Duffy. Conway has been consistently excelling in the ODI and T20 format lately. That is why he has got an opportunity in the Test team.
It is not easy for India to beat New Zealand. The New Zealand team is preparing well before the final. The Indian team is currently spending its days in Mumbai in quarantine while the New Zealand team has reached England. New Zealand will play a two-match Test series against England before the Test Championship final.
The two-match Test series between New Zealand and England will be played from June 2 to June 14. Following the Test series against England, New Zealand will play India in the final of the Test Championship on June 18. The final match of the championship will be played in Southampton.
India team: Virat Kohli (captain), Ajikya Rahane (vice-captain), Rishabh Pant (wicketkeeper), Rohit Sharma, Subhaman Gill, Mayank Agrawal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Hanuma Vihari, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Akshar Patel, Washington Sundar, Jaspreet Bumrah, Ishant Sharma , Mohammad Shiraz, Mohammad Shami, Shardul Thakur, Umesh Yadav, Lokesh Rahul and Riddhiman Shah
New Zealand team: Kane Williamson (captain), Vijay Watling (wicketkeeper), Ross Taylor, Devon Conway, Henry Nichols, Tom Latham, Duck Braswell, Dariel Mitchell, Mitchell Santner, Matt Henry, Colin de Grandhome, Will Yong, Tom Blundell, Kyle Jamieson, Wagner, Tim Southee, Trent Bolt, Aziz Patel, Jacob Duffy and Sachin Rabindra.