How Team India Can Qualify For Semi-Finals in T20 World Cup 2021

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In the T20 World Cup 2021, India won the practice matches and surpassed everyone's expectations. It seemed like the Indian team would give the toughest fight to other countries, but when the mega tournament started, the scenario was totally reversed.

In the opening match of the T20 World Cup, India lost to Pakistan. Pakistan took total control of the game and won by 10 wickets. The Indian players got another chance to bounce back in their second match. However, in their next game against New Zealand, things went in New Zealand's favor and the chances of India entering the semi-finals seem very difficult.

However, they are chances that India can still qualify for the semi-finals if things happen in India's favour.  India will lock horns against Afghanistan in their third game on November 3 at Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi.

Chance1:

India has to win their next three games against Afghanistan, Namibia, and Scotland. Apart from India,

In the game between New Zealand and Scotland, if Scotland wins, India will qualify for the semi-finals with 6 points. But a miracle has to happen to win. 

Pakistan vs Namibia: Pakistan wins

New Zealand vs Namibia: Namibia wins

New Zealand vs Afghanistan: New Zealand wins

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Chance 2:

Pakistan vs Namibia: Pakistan wins

New Zealand vs Scotland: New Zealand wins

New Zealand vs Afghanistan: Afghanistan wins

If things happen like this Afghanistan, New Zealand, and India will have three wins each. Then India will have a chance to qualify if its net run rate is higher compared to other teams. In order to stay alive in the tournament, India has to win three games by huge margins.


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