Southampton to Host ICC Test Championship Final 2021 Between IND vs NZ
Considering the Corona situation, the ICC Test Championship Final 2021 is going to be held in Southampton instead of the Lord’s. This was stated by the Board of Cricket for Control in India (BCCI) vice-president Rajiv Shukla.
The final of the ICC World Test Championship 2021 will be played in June this year. India to face New Zealand in the final of the test championship, Star Sports and Sky Sports to broadcast the ICC Test Championship Final Live Streaming on 18 June 2021. This was supposed to be the final at Lord’s. But the match is not being organized there.
“Southampton has been chosen as the venue for the final as there is a hotel very close to the stadium,” Indian Cricket Board chief Sourav Ganguly told reporters on Monday.
Two more venues were in the fight after the final move away from Lord’s. Old Trafford and Edgbaston. But in the end, Southampton was the host. Although the ICC has not made a final announcement on this.