In an interview to the ICC website, Lee said, "Both the captains (Virat Kohli and Kane Williamson) would like to win the trophy in the end.
Southampton: Former Australia pacer Brett Lee has said that India captain Virat Kohli will be eager to perform in a big match like the World Test Championship final against New Zealand.
Under the captaincy of Kohli, the Indian team has not won a single ICC trophy so far, so the championship final will be a very important match for them. Indian captain would like Team India to become the first team to win the ICC Championship.
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In an interview to the ICC website, Lee said, "Both the captains (Virat Kohli and Kane Williamson) would like to win the trophy in the end. Indian captain Kohli is such a dynamic player, such an impressive, world-class batsman for the team."
"I think how important Test cricket is to him and his team and his country. The emphasis on this is going to put a lot of pressure on them and it will improve their performance. Because we know Kohli excels in big occasions.
The former bowler said, “And, as you said, he wants his team to be the first winner of the ICC World Test Championship. This means a lot to him.
He further said, “Once the preparations are done, after the quarantine is over, just before he comes out of isolation, I think this will be his last comment – let’s enjoy every moment, we will be the first team in the world which are going to win the ICC World Test Championship Final.”
The first ICC Test Championship final match between India and New Zealand is to be played in Southampton from 18 to 22 June.
The Indian team is going to spend three and a half months on the soil of England, where from June 18, the Indian team have to play against New Zealand in the final of the World Test Championship. While the women's team is also scheduled to play three ODIs and three T20Is against England after the Test match.