The Super 12 round of the T20 World Cup 2022 has become extremely exciting in the final phase. There are still a few remaining matches but the four semi-finalist teams have yet to be found. In such a situation, from Group 2, India and South Africa stepped up to the last four, then the hopes of Pakistan and Bangladesh are also alive. Other than that, there is tough competition between the Group 1 sides. England, New Zealand and hosts Australia have 5 points each. At the same time, Sri Lanka also remains on four points. But if we talk about Australia, host of the semi-finals, it can go through three equations.
Australia team has played four matches so far and in that time they won against Sri Lanka and Ireland then England match was called off due to rain and in the first game against New Zealand, the team suffered a crushing loss of 89 points. Has been. Due to which the net run rate of the host team also could not change from negative to positive. Australia currently has a net run rate of -0.304, thanks to which the team currently remains in third place in the points table. But there are three equations from which the Australian team can qualify for the last four.
Australia will go to the semi-finals by these three equations
first equation : Get 7 points by beating Afghanistan and hope Sri Lanka win against England.
second equation : If England win their game against Sri Lanka, Afghanistan will have to lose by a huge margin and have a better run rate than England, leaving both teams on 7-7 points. And the final decision will be decided on the net execution rate.
third equation : A win against Afghanistan and if England also win against Sri Lanka, we would expect Ireland to beat New Zealand, leaving New Zealand with 5 points and England and Australia qualifying for the last four.