New Zealand sit prime of the factors desk with seven factors from 5 video games.© AFP
Australia stored their hopes of reaching the T20 World Cup semi-finals alive after beating Afghanistan of their last group sport on Friday on the Adelaide Oval. Glenn Maxwell‘s unbeaten 32-ball 54 lifted Australia to 168/8 within the face of an effervescent Afghan bowling assault. Regardless of Rashid Khan’s unbeaten 48 off 23 balls, Afghanistan fell in need of the entire by 4 runs. Australia’s probabilities of reaching the semifinals, nevertheless, aren’t of their palms as England have higher web run-rate, and face Sri Lanka in Adelaide on Saturday.
Australia wanted to attain 180+ plus towards Afghanistan, however could not accomplish that.
The Blackcaps turned the primary staff to qualify for the semifinals, having defeated Eire by a complete margin earlier on Friday.
As issues stand, New Zealand sit prime of the factors desk with seven factors from 5 video games.
Australia, following their win over Afghanistan, sit second with as many factors. Nonetheless, they’ve a detrimental web run-rate.
England are third with 5 factors and a sport in hand.
Sri Lanka are out of the semi-finals, however may spoil the social gathering for England. They’ve gained 4 factors from 4 video games to this point.
Afghanistan, too, bowed out of the event with out a win and two washouts.
This is how the up to date Group 1 Factors Desk seems to be like:
Following their defeat to Australia, Mohammad Nabi introduced that he has determined to step down as captain of Afghanistan.
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