State of Play in Group 2: India Go Top

Close to qualification

India’s five-run success over Bangladesh in Adelaide brought them near receiving the men’s T20 World Mug semifinals, while considerably weakening the opportunities of Bangladesh and also Pakistan. Right here’s a consider the potential customers for the four teams in Group 2 that still have an opportunity of making the leading two.


Played. 4 suits, Factors. 6, NRR: 0.730, Rem suit: vs Zim

If India defeated Zimbabwe, or if the match is rinsed, after that they will certainly make it to the semis as neither Pakistan nor Bangladesh can get to 7 factors. Nevertheless, if India lose their last suit and Pakistan win their continuing to be two matches, as well as South Africa shed to Pakistan yet defeated Netherlands, South Africa (by points) and also Pakistan (by internet run rate) can complete ahead of India.

South Africa

Played. 3 suits, Factors. 5, NRR: 2.772, Staying matches: vs. Pakistan, Netherlands

With five factors from their 3 video games and also a NRR of 2.772 and two games to go, South Africa remains in an excellent setting to lock up a place in the semifinals. If they win among these two games and reach 7 factors, they will finish in the leading 2. Nonetheless, if they shed both video games, they will only be in opinion if Bangladesh are rinsed against Pakistan, in which instance both teams will additionally finish with 5 points.


Played. 4, Details. 4, NRR: -1.276, Match remaining: vs Pakistan

Bangladesh requires to win their last video game and afterwards hope that South Africa obtains no more than 1 point in their two continuing to be video games. In this scenario, Bangladesh and also South Africa would certainly be tied on 6 points, but Bangladesh would certainly be ahead with a lower NRR, as they would have 3 wins contrasted to South Africa’s two. (With teams on the same variety of points, the number of success is the very first making a decision factor, followed by NRR).

If South Africa get to 7 points, then Bangladesh will certainly likely be gotten rid of, as their NRR is much behind India’s. In order for Bangladesh’s NRR to go beyond India’s, the amount of the distinction between these 2 results – Bangladesh defeating Pakistan as well as Zimbabwe defeating India – should exceed 150 factors.


Played. 3, Points. 2, NRR: 0.765, Rem matches: vs SA, Ban

For Pakistan to qualify with 6 factors, they must lead at least among India and South Africa. If South Africa do not obtain greater than 1 point versus Netherlands, they can complete ahead of South Africa as Pakistan will certainly have more wins.

Pakistan’s superior NRR, presently at 0.765, indicates that they can likewise overtake India if they shed to Zimbabwe For instance, even if Pakistan ratings 160 runs each in the last 2 matches and also success by only 1 run, if Zimbabwe beats them by 8 runs or even more (after racking up 160 runs), they will certainly complete prior to India Nonetheless, if India get even one factor in their last match, they will plainly be out of Pakistan’s reach.


Played. 4 suits, Factors. 3, NRR: -0.313, Last match: vs India.

Zimbabwe can reach 5 factors, which means they can be tied on factors with Pakistan, Bangladesh (if their match is washed out) and South Africa (if they lose both suits), but Zimbabwe’s NRR is as well low to make them a major challenger. Even if they defeat India by 50 points, they would require South Africa to lose their staying 2 matches by a total amount of 80 points to surpass their NRR.

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