Jal Amerat (Oman). Bangladesh is in danger of being out of the T20 World Cup 2021. The road to reaching Super 12 is not looking easy for him. Has created trouble for teams like Oman, Scotland. In fact, in their first match of Group B, Scotland defeated a strong team like Bangladesh and after Bangladesh, the victory over Papua New Guinea has increased the hopes of reaching the Super 12 of Scotland.
Apart from Scotland, Oman has also presented a strong claim for Super 12. Bangladesh and Oman have 2 points each. But Oman is in a better position than Bangladesh in terms of run rate. If Oman beats Scotland in the match to be played on Thursday, it will reach the Super 12. After this Bangladesh will have to win a big victory over Papua New Guinea. In such a situation, it will be a fight or die for Bangladesh.
In any case, Bangladesh will have to register victory.
If Oman loses today, then it will be able to move forward on the strength of an unexpected defeat at the hands of Bangladesh’s Papua New Guinea. Papua New Guinea is already almost out of the race for the next round.
A total of 3 teams from Group B, Scotland, Oman and Bangladesh are in the race to reach the second round. Scotland are currently at the top of the group with 4 points and a win over Oman will move them up to number one, but if they lose and Bangladesh win over Papua New Guinea then the three teams will be 4-4. Points will be scored and in such a situation, on the basis of net run rate, the top 2 teams will reach the next stage.
Oman has a net run rate of 0.613 among these 3 teams and in such a situation, it needs only 1 win to reach the Super 12, but it will not be easy for Oman to win over Scotland, which has a net run rate of 0.575. Bangladesh’s net run rate is 0.500 and a win by a big margin between them and Oman could also knock Scotland out.