Sri Lanka’s 97-run victory over Bangladesh on Friday within the third ODI of the bilateral sequence, which they misplaced 1-2, earned them their first factors within the ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup Tremendous League.
The islanders, who’re as a result of play India in a limited-overs sequence in July, have performed six matches within the Tremendous League however have gained only one.
Whereas the victory has not performed them any good when it comes to place on the factors desk as they’re nonetheless languishing in 12th place, they’ve managed to earn eight factors which is one lower than 11th positioned South Africa’s 9 and two lower than Zimbabwe and Eire’s 10. Whereas Zimbabwe are in ninth place, Eire are in 10th place.
Bangladesh, who lead the desk with 5 wins in 9 matches, have 50 factors. They’re adopted by England with 40 factors from 4 wins in 9 matches.
Pakistan and Australia are third and fourth respectively with 40 factors every. The web run-rate differentiates the three sides.
New Zealand, Afghanistan and West Indies are fifth, sixth and seventh with 30 factors, whereas India are eighth with 29 factors.
The highest seven groups, plus hosts India, from the 13 within the Tremendous League will qualify straight for the ODI World Cup to be staged in India in 2023. India, being the host nation, are assured a spot within the event.
The underside 5 groups will play a qualifying event, which can even function one of the best groups from the decrease rungs of the competitors. The Netherlands are but to get going within the Tremendous League.