mark table maths
Looking at the points table, India is on the first position with 6 points and with the defeat of South Africa, India has reached the semi-finals. At the same time, South Africa is on the second position with 5 points even after the defeat. Pakistan is ranked third on the basis of better run rate with 4 points while Bangladesh also has 4 points but is at 5th position. Although the Netherlands also have 4 points and are in fourth place, but now they are out of the World Cup.
50-50 chance for Bangladesh-Pakistan
The match between Pakistan and Bangladesh is going to be very exciting. Both the teams have a chance to reach the semi-finals. The way Pakistan’s team had to face defeat against India and Zimbabwe earlier, it was believed that Pakistan would now be out of the race for the semi-finals of the World Cup. But Pakistan kept its hopes alive by defeating South Africa. However, today’s match is a do or die match for Pakistan. At the same time, the door of semi-finals has also been opened for Bangladesh and they now have a chance for backdoor entry.
Zimbabwe match important for India
Talking about the points table, England and New Zealand have qualified for the semi-finals in Group 1. Host Australia’s journey in this World Cup has come to an end after the way England defeated Sri Lanka. If India register a win in the match against Zimbabwe today, they will be on the top and will face England in the semi-finals. India’s record in the semi-finals against New Zealand has not been good, in such a situation, India would definitely like to register a win in today’s match.