Pakistan fail to overtake the Kiwis of their final group stage sport in opposition to England, organising an India vs New Zealand semifinal.
Pakistan, the 1992 champions, wanted to beat England by 287 runs in Kolkata on Saturday to squeeze into the semifinals on the Kiwis’ expense on web run fee.
Nevertheless, England batted first, closing off that avenue, and Pakistan’s destiny was then sealed after they had been confronted with the unattainable job of scoring greater than 300 runs by the fortieth ball of their reply to the champions’ 337-9.
New Zealand will face undefeated hosts India within the first semifinal in Mumbai on Wednesday with Australia and South Africa clashing in Kolkata 24 hours later.
The Kiwis, runners-up on the final two World Cups, completed fourth within the 10-team desk with 10 factors after 5 wins and 4 losses.
Pakistan, who had defeated New Zealand in a rain-hit sport final weekend, may get to 10 factors in the event that they defeat England.
Nevertheless, it’s unattainable for them now to raised their rivals’ run fee.
Australia beat Bangladesh
Within the different group stage sport on Saturday, Mitchell Marsh recorded his career-best rating as Australia beat Bangladesh by eight wickets.
Marsh reached 177 not out off 132 balls as Australia registered their highest profitable run-chase in World Cup historical past.
He placed on 175 runs off 135 balls for the unbeaten third wicket with Steve Smith, who scored 63 not out as Australia completed with 307-2 in 44.4 overs.
This was after Adam Zampa picked 2-32 in 10 overs to assist prohibit Bangladesh to 306-8.
It was Australia’s seventh straight win within the match. The five-time champions had began sluggish with losses to India and South Africa, however bounced again in model to substantiate a semifinal spot.
Australia completed third within the standings with 14 factors – equal with second-placed South Africa however decrease on web run-rate.
India defeated New Zealand by 4 wickets after they met within the group stage at Dharamshala.
Daryl Mitchell made 130 and Rachin Ravindra scored 75 of their staff’s complete of 273 all out. Nevertheless, Virat Kohli’s 95 noticed India attain their goal with two overs to spare.
South Africa crushed Australia by 134 runs of their round-robin conflict at Lucknow 4 weeks in the past.
Quinton de Kock made 109 and Aiden Markram hit 56 because the Proteas piled up 311-7.
In reply, five-time champions Australia had been shot out for simply 177 with greater than 9 overs to spare.