Nothing has come easy for the New Zealand men’s cricket side. It took them 26 years for their first Test win, 39 years for their first series win and 40 years to reach a World Cup final.
Team India on Saturday roared into the final of the inaugural edition of the ICC World Test Championship (WTC) following an emphatic 3-1 series win over England.
England, who are now 2-1 down in the four-match series, needed to win the four-match series 3-1 to play the final against New Zealand.
New Zealand boosted their hopes of reaching the ICC World Test Championship final after securing a 101-run win against Pakistan in the first Test.
Australia continues to occupy the top spot despite losing the Boxing Day Test and copping penalty for maintaining a slow over-rate against India.