Pakistan must be hoping New Zealand beat England in today’s match.
India beat Bangladesh by 28 runs in yesterday’s match at Edgbaston in Birmingham. Virat Kohli’s men became the 2nd team after Australia to make a place in the semi-finals.
With Birmingham win, India also ended Bangladesh’s hopes of qualifying for the semi-finals.
Pakistan Fans who were disappointed with India’s loss to England on Sunday, will be watching Wednesday’s match between New Zealand and England.
Here’s how the World Cup 2019 semi-final qualification scenarios look like as of July 3
Pakistan will be hoping New Zealand beat England today. If that happens, then Pakistan will have to beat Bangladesh to make a place in semi-finals.
For Pakistan to qualify even after an England win, New Zealand needs to lose by a huge margin on Wednesday and Pakistan need to beat Bangladesh by a big margin.
Pakistan’s net run rate is -0.792, way below New Zealand’s.