Sri Lanka won the second Test by defeating Australia by an innings and 39 runs.© AFP
Sri Lanka gave a huge surprise in the second Test match against Australia as they defeated the world’s top ranked Test team by an innings and 39 runs which was a shocking defeat for them. Pat Cummins And his team. This is Australia’s first defeat in this round of the World Test Championship. The win meant that Sri Lanka drew the two-match series 1-1. Its percentage points are now 70. Africa topped the WTC points table with 71.43 percentage points.
Sri Lanka is third behind Pakistan and India. This is a big thing for the Sri Lankan team as they now have a chance to further improve their position at the table as they will soon be competing in the home series against Pakistan.
Sri Lanka now has 54.17 percentage points, slightly higher than Pakistan (52.38) and India (52.08).
In the first cycle of the World Test Championship, India and New Zealand were at the top two places in the points table and they competed in the final in Southampton last year with New Zealand at the top.
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