Australia in danger of being out of group stage in World Cup

2023 World Cup: The ODI World Cup 2023 has been no less than a nightmare for the Australian team. The 5-time champion team lost to India in the first match, while Australia suffered a humiliating defeat against South Africa in the next match. This has never happened before in an ICC tournament. Even for the first time in many years, the Australian team has not been considered favorites to win the tournament since its inception. Now every match is going to be important for this team. Australian captain Pat Cummins has also given a similar indication.

Every match is like a final: Cummins

Australia captain Pat Cummins feels that every match of the World Cup now their But he said his team is ready to perform well against teams against whom they have had a better record in recent times. In the first match, Australia defeated India by 134 runs. Australia will now have to win at least 6 of the remaining 7 matches of the league stage to make it to the semi-finals.

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However, Cummins feels that there is no need to panic at the moment. He said, “If we look at the 2019 World Cup, India and South Africa were the two teams who defeated us in the round-robin stage. Last year too, those were the two teams against whom we had the most trouble. “” “Now we have a chance to play against teams that we haven’t played against in a while and that we’ve had a lot of success against.” Therefore, we will enter the match against those teams with confidence.

Australia had lost ODI series against South Africa and India before the World Cup. He said, “We did not start well. We lost the first two matches. Now we have to start winning and do it as soon as possible. For us every match is like a final. We have to win every match now.