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World Cup 2023: Team India has almost confirmed its place in the semi-finals by defeating England by 100 runs in its sixth match of the World Cup 2023. A win in the remaining three matches will also officially confirm Team India’s last-4 ticket. India is the only unbeaten team so far in this tournament. With this victory, India has reached the top of the points table. The Indian team will now face Sri Lanka on 2 November, South Africa on 5 November and Netherlands on 12 November.

What are the equations for the semi-finals?
India tops the points table with 12 points from 6 matches. South Africa is in second place. New Zealand is in third place with 8 points from 6 matches while Australia is in fourth place with 8 points from the same number of matches. Sri Lanka has 4 points from 5 matches and Afghanistan also has 4 points from 5 matches. At present, both the teams are in the race. But Pakistan, Netherlands are still in the race after winning 5 matches each and are wishing for the defeat of Australia, Afghanistan and Sri Lanka.

world cup 2023 points table

Outside England and Bangladesh, if we look at this equation, England and Bangladesh will now reach 4 wins each i.e. 8-8 points even if they win all the remaining matches. But the rest of the teams are close to winning at least 5-5 or 6-6 matches. In such a situation, England and Bangladesh are now out of the race for the semi-finals.

If we look at the magic figure of 12 digits, Pakistan and Netherlands are also likely to be almost wiped out. India, Australia, Bangladesh, England, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa, Sri Lanka and West Indies are in the last four.