India, powered by Shaik Rasheed's unbeaten 90 off 108, set a 244-run target for Bangladesh in their U-19 Asia Cup semi-final match in Sharjah. India then dismissed Bangladesh for 140 in 38.3 overs.
Both Bangladesh and Sri Lanka had already qualified for the U-19 Asian Cup semifinals and the match was to decide the group winner. Due to their superior run rate, Bangladesh finished at the top and will meet India in the semis.
On Sunday, Shoaib Malik showed his class with an astonishing 18-ball 54 to set up Pakistan's 72-run mauling of Scotland, their fifth consecutive win in the ongoing T20 World Cup.
The semifinal line-ups have been decided. New Zealand will play England, while Pakistan will clash with Australia.
Pakistan went into the T20 World Cup semifinals with perfect record winning all their five games in the Super 12 stage. Pakistan will face Australia in the knockouts.
With this win, Pakistan won all their five Super 12 matches in the T20 World Cup. Pakistan will face Australia in the semifinals.
England had a four-match winning streak in the tournament before South Africa handed them a 10-run defeat in the final group game at Sharjah on Saturday.
South Africa defeated England by 10 runs but it was not enough to seal a top-four spot as England and Australia, who also had eight points each, had a better net run rate than the Proteas.
South Africa crashed out of the T20 World Cup despite defeating England by 10 runs in their final Super-12 match at Sharjah.
South Africa pacer Kagiso Rabada dismissed Chris Woakes, Eoin Morgan and Chris Jordan in successive balls in the final over for the third hat-trick of the tournament.
Namibia did well to put New Zealand in a spot of bother at 87/4 but gave away 73 runs in the last five overs as the Black Caps went on to post a tricky total which Erasmus' side was unable to chase.
Courtesy some late-hitting by Glenn Phillips (39 not out off 21 balls) and James Neesham (35 not out off 23 balls), New Zealand posted 163 for four and then restricted the opposition to 111/7.
After posting 163/4, New Zealand restricted Namibia to 111/7 to register a 52-run win. Catch highlights and cricket scores of NZ vs NAM, ICC T20 World Cup 2021 match here.
Buttler's 101 not out off 67 balls proved to be the difference as England posted 163 for 4 after being put in to bat and then bowled Sri Lanka out for 137 in 19 overs.
With four wins from four matches in the ongoing T20 World Cup, England have all but put themselves in the semifinals.
England are sitting on the top of their Group 1 table, with 6 points from 3 games and a +3.948 net run rate.
South Africa now have four points from three games and sit on the third position in the Group A table of the Super-12 T20 World Cup.
With 15 runs needed off the final over, David Miller smashed two maximums before a boundary by Kagiso Rabada to guide South Africa home against Sri Lanka in the T20 World Cup Super-12 match at Sharjah on October 30. Catch highlights of SA vs SL cricket match here.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
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