Babar Azam’s Pakistan defeated South Africa of their second-last conflict of the group stage of T20 World Cup 2022 on Thursday (November 3) by 33 runs by way of DLS methodology to maintain their hopes alive within the event. Now the state of affairs for them is hard as they might hope both India or South Africa lose their remaining fixtures and together with that they should win their very own conflict towards Bangladesh as nicely. The win towards South Africa was a mixed effort of Mohammad Haris, Iftikhar Ahmed, and Shadab Khan with the bat that noticed them submit a mammoth 185 for 9 in 20 overs. Later, their bowlers, led by Shaheen Shah Afridi, stepped up and ensured that regardless of the rain, Pakistan had the match of their hand.
With Pakistan’s win over South Africa, the Group 2 groups should wait till the final day of the Tremendous 12 fixtures similar to Group 1. Crew India are on 6 factors and should win their final match towards Zimbabwe. Whereas, South Africa have 5 factors with one match to go towards the Netherlands. Pakistan have 4 factors with 1 match to go towards Bangladesh. Nonetheless, if India and South Africa each win their remaining fixtures, a win for Pakistan towards Bangladesh may also not do the job.
Crew India must win their remaining fixture towards Zimbabwe. There may be risk of rain on Sunday. However even when it rains and the sport is washed out, it’s going to work for India. Rohit Sharma’s facet will nonetheless qualify for semifinals. Why? Pakistan can solely get to six factors in the event that they beat Bangladesh. India are already on 6 factors and a 1 level from washed out match will take them by way of to semis. However that’s solely when the match is completely washed out. If rain falls halfway by way of the match, then DLS methodology can be utilized.
How can Pakistan qualify for semi-finals?
India and South Africa should lose their matches towards Zimbabwe and Netherlands, respectively plus the Males in Inexperienced must beat Bangladesh as nicely. Additionally, if South Africa’s match towards Netherlands is washed out on account of rain, Pakistan will qualify with a win over Bangladesh as they are going to have extra wins than the Proteas. Earlier than web run-rate, the wins additionally matter with the intention to qualify.
How can South Africa qualify for semi-finals?
South Africa should win their fixture as nicely as a result of in the event that they lose towards Netherlands and Pakistan win their fixture towards Bangladesh, the Proteas can be knocked out.
Notably, if South Africa vs Netherlands will get washed out on account of rain and Pakistan win their conflict towards Bangladesh, Babar Azam and co will qualify for the semifinals leaving South Africa behind on extra variety of wins. Nonetheless, the climate of South Africa’s conflict towards Netherlands means that they’re prone to have a full-game.