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ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021: Points table, team, venue, schedule, time, ranking, winning prediction

India thumped Scotland by eight wickets in a Super 12 Group 2 match of the T20 World Cup to keep their semifinal hopes alive, on Friday.

Left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja and pacer Mohammed Shami took three wickets apiece as India bundled out their opposition for just 85 in 17.4 overs.

Opener George Munsey top-scored for Scotland with his 24-run knock.

KL Rahul (50), and Rohit Sharma (30) and treated the Scotland with utter disdain to add 70 runs in five overs.

India knocked off the target in just 6.3 overs. This meant that they jumped to the third position, below New Zealand and they also jumped above New Zealand and Afghanistan in Net Run Rate. They have the best NRR in the group now at +1.619.

Brief Scores:

Scotland: 85 all out in 17.4 overs. (George Munsey 24, Chris Greaves 21; R Jadeja 3/15, M Shami 3/15).

India: 89 for two in 6.3 overs. (KL Rahul 50, R Sharma 30; B Wheal 1/32).

Here’s a look at the updated points table:

Super 12:

Group 1

Position Team Matches Won Lost NR Net RR Points
1 England 4 4 0 0 +3.183 8
2 Australia 4 3 1 0 +1.031 6
3 South Africa 4 3 1 0 +0.742 6
4 Sri Lanka 5 2 3 0 -0.269 4
5 West Indies 4 1 3 0 -1.558 2
6 Bangladesh 5 0 5 0 -2.383 0

Group 2

Position Team Matches Won Lost NR Net RR Points
1 Pakistan 4 4 0 0 +1.065 8
2 New Zealand 4 3 1 0 +1.277 6
3 India 4 2 2 0 +1.619 4
4 Afghanistan 4 2 2 0 +1.481 4
5 Namibia 4 1 3 0 -1.851 2
6 Scotland 4 0 4 0 -3.494 0

Take a look at the leading run-scorer, the top wicket-taker and the team standings after Wednesday’s first game:

Most Runs: Charith Asalanka – Sri Lanka (231 runs)

Most Wickets: Wanindu Hasaranga – Sri Lanka (16 wickets)

Round 1 Group Stage:

Group A

Position Team Matches Won Lost NR Net RR Points
1 Sri Lanka 3 3 0 0 +3.754 4
2 Namibia 3 2 1 0 -0.523 4
3 Ireland 3 1 2 0 -0.853 2
4 Netherlands 3 0 3 0 -2.460 0

Group B

Position Team Matches Won Lost NR Net RR Points
1 Scotland 3 3 0 0 +0.775 6
2 Bangladesh 3 2 1 0 +1.733 4
3 Oman 3 1 2 0 -0.025 2
4 Papua New Guinea 3 0 3 0 -2.655 0
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