ICC World Test Championship 2019-21 points table, January 7, 2019: England move to third place, Australia march on

ICC World Test Championship 2019-21 points table, January 7, 2019: England move to third place, Australia march on

Joe Root England New Zealand

Australia thrashed New Zealand by 279 runs at Sydney to complete a clinical whitewash in the Trans-Tasman Series. They finished their summer with 5 wins in as many Tests – all of them inside four days. Their 296 points are still 64 behind India's 360, but no other team has managed more than 86. New Zealand remained at fifth place, with 80, until...

... England beat South Africa by 189 runs at Cape Town to take their tally to 86 points. England are now third on the points tally. With 30 points, South Africa still languish at seventh place.

TeamSeriesMWDLPtsPtsCPCTRPW
India37700360360100%2.897
Australia31071229636082%1.604
England2nd73138618048%0.936
Pakistan241128024033%0.765
Sri Lanka241128024033%0.589
New Zealand251046024025%0.698
South Africa2nd51043018017%0.500
West Indies1200201200%0.411
Bangladesh1200201200%0.312

M=matches, W=wins, L=losses, NR=no result, NRR=net run rate, Pts=points, PtsC=points contested, PCT=Pts/PtsC, RPW=(runs per wicket of team in question)-(runs per wicket of opposition)

Matches
in series
Points
(win)
Points
(tie)
Points
(draw)
Points
(defeat)
26030200
34020130
43015100
5241280