ICC World Cup Points Table: New Zealand Secure QF Place

New Zealand secured a spot in the quarter-finals after defeating  Australia by one wicket at Eden Park in Auckland. Here is a quick look at the ICC Cricket world cup points table as it stands:

Pool A

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Trent Boult picked up a five wicket haul as he ripped through the Australian batting in ICC Cricket World Cup 2015’s New Zealand vs Australia fixture.

The match between the two hosts New Zealand and Australia was the show stealer from Pool A on February 28. Despite posting a small target for their opponents, Australia fought like winners and pushed New Zealand to the edge.

The close one wicket win gave New Zealand two points nevertheless and a guaranteed spot in the quarter finals. New Zealand now has eight points from four matches and is sitting pretty on top of Pool A of the ICC World Cup Points Table. Australia on the other hand is struggling in fourth position with just three points from three matches.

Pool B

India and UAE went head to head in the Pool B encounter on February 28. India got a comfortable win on the day and added two more points to their tally. The defending champions now have six points from three matches. India is first in Pool B of the ICC World Cup Points Table and is followed by South Africa.

UAE meanwhile is still yet to get a point to their name after three matches. They are sixth in the standings with only Pakistan behind them.

Here is a look at the ICC World Cup Points Table. Tune in to Sports Rediscovered for all the latest on 2015 ICC World Cup and more.

POOL A

TEAMS MAT WON LOST TIED N/R PTS NET RR
New Zealand 4 4 0 0 0 8 +3.589
Sri Lanka 3 2 1 0 0 4 +0.047
Bangladesh 3 1 1 0 1 3 +0.130
Australia 3 1 1 0 1 3 -0.305
Afghanistan 3 1 2 0 0 2 -0.760
England 3 1 2 0 0 2 -1.415
Scotland 3 0 3 0 0 0 -1.735

 POOL B 

TEAMS MAT WON LOST TIED N/R PTS NET RR
India 3 3 0 0 0 6 +2.630
South Africa 3 2 1 0 0 4 +1.260
Ireland 2 2 0 0 0 4 +0.338
West Indies 4 2 2 0 0 4 -0.313
Zimbabwe 3 1 2 0 0 2 -0.827
United Arab Emirates 3 0 3 0 0 0 -1.326
Pakistan 2 0 2 0 0 0 -2.260

 




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