Afghanistan close to playing World Cup, former champion Sri Lanka may have to enter the qualifiers


Dubai. Afghanistan continues to perform well in the ODI format. The team made a 3-0 clean sweep in the series against Zimbabwe. This series is part of the World Cup Super League. With this, 100 points of Afghanistan have also been completed and they have reached the second number in the table. The team is also only the second team to reach 100 points. On the other hand Zimbabwe’s poor performance continues. This is the team’s 11th defeat in the league. He is at number 12 in the table of 13 teams. With the good performance of Afghanistan, former champions Sri Lanka are facing danger. In such a situation, he may have to play in the qualifiers for the ODI World Cup to be held in India in 2023.

A total of 13 teams have been included in the World Cup Super League. In this, all the teams have to play 8 series of 3-3 matches. 4 series at home and 4 series out. That is, a total of 24 matches. Winning every match gets 10 points. Top-7 and hosts India will get a direct entry in the World Cup. The other 5 teams will have to play the qualifiers for the other 2 places. Afghanistan has played 12 matches so far. He has won in 10, while losing in 2. He has 100 marks. Whereas Bangladesh has 120 points after 18 matches. He has won 12 matches, while losing in 6.

Sri Lanka lost 11 matches

Talking about the table of the World Cup Super League, England’s team is currently at number three with 95 points. He has played 15 matches and won 9. West Indies have 80 points in 19 matches and are at number four. Team India has played 12 matches so far. He has won in 8 while losing in 4. He is at number 5 with 79 points. Australia has 70 points in 12 matches, Pakistan has 70 points in 13 matches and Ireland has 68 points in 18 matches. Sri Lanka’s team is at number 9. He has played 18 matches so far. He has won only in 6. Lost in 11. The result of a match has not come. He has 62 marks. If she wins the remaining 6 matches, then she will have only 122 points. In such a situation, it will get a tough competition from Bangladesh and Afghanistan.

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On the other hand, New Zealand has won all the 6 matches played so far and has 60 points. South Africa have won 4 out of 13 matches, while 7 have lost. He is at number 11 with 49 points. The Netherlands have 25 points from 13 matches and are at the bottom.

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