Is Weather Hinting At India's Comeback on Day Two of WTC Final?| Here's The Forecast For Today
Steve Smith and Travis Head stole the limelight on the first day of the World Test Championship (WTC) final between Australia and India at the Kennington Oval in London. The duo formed an outstanding partnership, remaining unbeaten on 251 runs for the fourth wicket. By the end of the day's play, Australia had reached a score of 327 for the loss of three wickets in 85 overs.
Despite a challenging start that saw Australia at 96 for three in 24.1 overs, Smith and Head staged an impressive recovery, steering their team into a commanding position. Head achieved a century off just 106 balls, finishing the day unbeaten on 146 runs, including 22 fours and one six.
Smith, on the other hand, ended the day on 95 runs off 227 balls, with 14 fours. He is now eyeing his 31st Test hundred.
Day 1 of the World Test Championship (WTC) final between Australia and India saw pleasant playing conditions with the sun shining for most of the day. Although the day started with some overcast skies, the weather cleared up, allowing bright sunlight to prevail.
The weather forecast for Day 2 is equally propitious, with no chance of rain expected. The skies are expected to be clear throughout the day's play, with approximately 17 percent cloud cover. The temperature will range between 16 and 21 degrees Celsius, and humidity levels will primarily be in the 40s and 50s. These conditions suggest that the match will likely proceed without interruptions.