World test championship points
Delhi Win Pushes India Closer To Spot In WTC Final, South Africa Out Of The Race
India's massive victory against Australia in the second Test of the four-match Border-Gavaskar Trophy series here on Sunday pushed them closer to a spot in the final and ended South Africa's hopes in the World Test Championships.
An emphatic six-wicket victory at the Arun Jaitley Stadium on Sunday gave India an unassailable 2-0 lead in the four-match series and helped them retain the Border-Gavaskar Trophy. The easy win saw Rohit Sharma's side move up to a win percentage of 64.06 and they are now firmly in second place in the World Test Championships standings.