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World Test Championship Final 2021: The first day match washed out due to rain, even the toss couldn’t take place 

The rain stopped in the middle of the day raising hopes of a start, but due to the resumption of rain, it was decided to cancel the first day’s play

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The game of the first day of the final match of the World Test Championship was washed out due to rain. Due to incessant rain in Southampton, the first day of the final match between India and New Zealand could not be played. Cricket lovers were eagerly waiting for this match. But the rain dampened their enthusiasm. The rain stopped in the middle of the day raising hopes of a start, but due to the resumption of rain, it was decided to cancel the first day’s play.

Due to rain in Southampton, the toss could not even take place. However, it is now expected that in the event of clear weather tomorrow, the match can start at the scheduled time. Talking about India and New Zealand, the two teams playing in the final match of the World Test Championship, the responsibility of opening the Indian innings will be in the hands of Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill. While Devon Conway and Tom Latham can open the innings for New Zealand.

 

This match of World Test Championship is also very special for cricket fans. The team that wins this final match will also have the distinction of becoming the world’s first Test champion for the first time in the 144-year history of Test cricket. The team that wins the final will be given a trophy and Rs 12 crore as prize money and the runner-up will get Rs 6 crore.

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