T20 world cup points table 2022: After New Zealand, England also in the semi-finals, hosts out
On Thursday, New Zealand became the first country to reach the semi-finals in the T20 World Cup 2022. On Saturday, England also defeated Sri Lanka from the same group to secure their place in the semi-finals. Teams of New Zealand and England have reached the semi-finals in the group, which means that hosts Australia have been eliminated from this round. The match between Sri Lanka and England broke the hearts of domestic fans.
The equations for the England team to make it to the semi-finals were clear. With the victory over Sri Lanka, he would have moved from third to second place and his semi-final ticket would have been confirmed. So did happen. In this match played on the Sydney ground, England won the match, ending Australia's journey. Sri Lanka scored 141 runs batting first on the basis of Pathum Nisanka's half-century. England achieved this target with two balls remaining. Ben Stokes scored 42 not out and Alex Hales scored 47 for them.
New Zealand finished first in the group, winning three out of five matches. It was only a match against England, while their match against Afghanistan got washed out due to rain. She reached the semi-file with seven points and a net-rate of +2.113. England's team had five points before Saturday but after defeating Sri Lanka, they got two points. Australia also had seven points but their net run rate was less than England, due to which they could not succeed in qualifying.