The ICC has provision for reserve day for the semi-finals and the ultimate in case there’s rain interruption.

Cricket World Cup trophy
Cricket World Cup trophy. (Photograph Supply: Twitter)

The ICC World Cup 2019 has been marred with rains and three matches have been deserted because of moist situations and one match began, however couldn’t be accomplished as incessant rains poured down. Followers of all of the international locations are checking for the climate greater than the scores to keep watch over the clouds and if there shall be any intrusion.

Such a scenario has led to the followers flipping by the rule ebook to see what’s the qualification situation for the semi-finals if multiple groups end on equal factors after the group phases. The semi-finalists are to be determined in keeping with the ultimate standings of the factors desk, with the top-four positioned groups making the reduce. Every win earns groups two factors and a washout leads to the factors being shared one every in keeping with the factors system.

Right here is how issues work for semi-finals qualification

In case two groups find yourself with equal factors, then the Web Run Fee will come into the image. The workforce with the next NRR goes by. The rule ebook defines internet run fee as, “A workforce’s internet run fee is calculated by deducting from the common runs per over scored by that workforce all through the competitors, the common runs per over scored in opposition to that workforce all through the competitors.”

Solely matches which have achieved outcomes are thought-about for the calculations of NRR. The place a match is deserted, however a result’s achieved underneath Duckworth-Lewis Stern, for internet run fee functions Crew 1 shall be credited with Crew 2’s Par Rating on the abandonment of the identical variety of overs confronted by Crew 2. In a match the place the DLS is utilized to the sooner level within the match, Crew 1 will get one run lower than the ultimate goal rating for Crew 2, off the entire quantity over overs allotted to them to realize the stated goal.

If the groups aren’t separated and nonetheless have the identical internet run fee, then the workforce that received the match with the opposite workforce on the identical factors, undergo. Even then, if the groups can’t be separated then ICC’s pre-tournament workforce seedings will come into impact, which is called “League Stage seedings”.

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ICC League Stage seedings:

1. South Africa

2. India

3. Australia

4. England

5. New Zealand

6. Pakistan

7. Bangladesh

8. Sri Lanka

9. Afghanistan

10. West Indies

What if the semi-final is a tie?

As soon as the groups undergo to the knockouts, what occurs if a semi-final match ends as tie. Each groups rating equal runs on the finish of the sport. In that case, Tremendous Over will come into impact. In case the match is hampered by rain ICC has the availability for a reserve day for each the semi-finals and last.

In case the semi-final is washed out, the workforce with a greater place on the factors desk will undergo to the finals, and if last is washed out on each the times, the ICC World Cup trophy shall be shared.