India will need
Pakistan are yet to face South Africa, Netherlands and Bangladesh in the tournament. If he wins all these matches, he will get 6 points. South Africa have three points from 2 matches. He must face India, Pakistan and the Netherlands. South Africa’s victory over the Netherlands is considered certain. On the other hand, if the team loses against Pakistan, they will get 5 points from 4 matches.
This is where the real game begins. If South Africa beats India, they will have 7 points. This Pakistan will only be able to reach 6 points after winning their three remaining matches. To preserve Pakistan’s chances of reaching the semi-finals, the Indian team will have to win against South Africa. India and South Africa are due to play in Perth on Sunday. If India loses there, Pakistan will be almost eliminated from the tournament.
How will India reach the semi-finals?
Two teams from a Super-12 group will advance to the semi-finals of the tournament. Besides South Africa, India must also face Bangladesh and Zimbabwe. India can reach the semi-finals even after winning two matches. The Indian team is also performing well. In such a situation, the path to the semi-finals does not look difficult for him.
Competition with South Africa will not be easy
The India vs South Africa match will be played at Perth Stadium. There is plenty of help for fast bowlers here and South Africa has an army of fast bowlers. The team also includes Kagiso Rabada, Wayne Parnell and Enrich Nortje in addition to Lungi Ngidi. In such a situation, India’s path will not be easy and this is the greatest tension for Pakistan.