How can Pakistan reach the semi-finals of the T20 World Cup after a painful loss to Zimbabwe?

 

How can Pakistan reach the semi-finals of the T20 World Cup after a painful loss to Zimbabwe?

T20 World Cup 2022: : Zimbabwe defeated Pakistan by one run in the Super 12 match of the T20 World Cup played at Optus Stadium in Perth on Thursday. Having decided to bat first, Zimbabwe made a flying start, but Pakistan made a strong comeback to restrict them to a total of 130/8. Chasing 131, Pakistan bounced back as none of their batsmen could score above 22 except Shan Masood (44). In the end, Pakistan scored 129/8 in 20 overs. This was Pakistan’s second defeat in two matches and their way to the semi-finals has become difficult now.

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After Zimbabwe beat Pakistan in T20 World Cup, Former J&K DGP S.P Vaid tweeted.

How Pakistan can qualify for T20 World Cup semi-finals after bitter defeat to Zimbabwe

  • Firstly of all, Pakistan needs to win all their remaining three matches.
  • Secondly, the men in green must win all three matches by a big margin to maintain a healthy net run rate.
  • Thirdly, they must hope that other results go their way- including South Africa losing to India and Pakistan.
  • Zimbabwe losing their remaining two matches out of three  (versus India, Netherlands, and Bangladesh)
  • Further, they must hope that Bangladesh lose another game.

Here are the remaining fixtures in Group 2, Super 12 stage

 

  • October 30 — Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe, Netherlands vs Pakistan and India vs South Africa
  • November 2 — Zimbabwe vs Netherlands and India vs Bangladesh
  • November 3 — Pakistan vs South Africa
  • November 6 — South Africa vs Netherlands, Pakistan vs Bangladesh and India vs Zimbabwe

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