T20 World Cup 2022 Group 1 & Group 2 Points Table Updated: Friday was a forgetful day for teams in Group 1 as both the double-headers of T20 World Cup 2022 at the MCG were washed out due to rain. The Afghanistan vs Ireland & England vs Australia both fixtures were washed out due to rain. As a result, all four teams shared points with each other that opened Group 1 for Qualification.
Ireland who had earlier won their fixture against England moved to third position in the Group 1 Points Table after their match against Afghanistan was abandoned without even a ball being bowled. The washout turned brutal for Afghanistan as it was their second successive abandoned match & with one loss & two No results they lag at the bottom of the Group 1 Points table. England on the back of their massive win over Afghanistan in their opening clash reached the second spot on the Points table with three points.
Though Australia also has three points their loss against New Zealand pushed them to the fourth spot in the T20 World Cup 2022 Points Table. With two points & low NRR Sri Lanka & Afghanistan lies at the bottom of the table. Sri Lanka still has two fixtures left & could easily move up on the points table. While Afghanistan’s three matches are already over & their chances of qualifying are low.
Let’s have a look at the Points Table after Friday washouts:
T20 World Cup 2022 Group 1 Points Table Updated:
In Group 2 things seem sorted with India occupying the top spot at the Points Table with four points in their kitty. India’s arch-rivals Pakistan found themselves in a state of bother as they suffered two consecutive defeats in the marquee event & are yet to register a victory. Their latest one-run loss to Zimbabwe did significant damage to them sending them to the fifth spot on the Points table.
With three points from two matches, Proteas proudly occupies the second spot in the T20 World Cup 2022 Group 2 Points Table. Their previous win over Bangladesh helped them to move up on the points table. Meanwhile underdogs Zimbabwe are placed at the third spot & below South Africa on the basis of their NRR. With one win & one loss, Bangladesh occupies the fourth spot at the Group 2 Points Table. On the other hand, Pakistan & Netherlands occupy the bottom spot with 0 wins & poor NRR.
Group 2 Points Table Updated