Bangladesh is assured of a Super 12 place in the T20 World Cup 2022.© AFP
Afghanistan and Bangladesh are assured of a Super 12 place in the T20 World Cup 2022 version that will be played in Australia. On the other side, West Indies and Sri Lanka will have to play an additional qualifying round to enter the Super 12 phase of the next T20 World Cup, reports ESPNcricinfo. Go to Saturday’s matches of the ongoing T20 World Cup, six teams – England, Pakistan, India, New Zealand, South Africa and Australia – ensured they qualified for next year’s Super 12 stage. The Super 12 places are determined by ICC rankings. After suffering a defeat against Australia, the West Indies dropped to 10th place in the rankings while Sri Lanka is in ninth place.
Bangladesh is in eighth place while Afghanistan is in seventh place. Top-eight selected teams directly secure their position in the Super 12 phase while the next two teams have to go through qualifying rounds.
West Indies managed to win just one match in the ongoing tournament, while Bangladesh lost all their matches in the Super 12 phase.
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